("War of the Titans") was the first ever Guerra de Titanes (1997) Guerra de Titanes professional wrestling show promoted by Asistencia Asesoría y Administración (AAA). The show took place on December 13, 1997 in Ciudad Madero, Mexico. The Main event featured a "hair vs. hair" match contested inside a Lucha de Apuestas Steel Cage between the teams of Heavy Metal and Perro Aguayo Jr. and Picudo and Sangre Chicana.
Production [ edit ]
Background [ edit ]
Starting in 1997 the Mexican
professional wrestling, company Asistencia Asesoría y Administración (AAA, or Triple A; Spanish for "Assistance, Consulting, and Administration") has held a major wrestling show late in the year, either November or December, called ("War of the Titans"). The show often features championship matches or Guerra de Titanes or bet matches where the competitors risked their Lucha de Apuestas wrestling mask or hair on the outcome of the match. In the Lucha Libre Lucha de Apuetas match is considered more prestigious than a championship match and a lot of the major shows feature one or more Apuesta matches. The Guerra de Titanes show is hosted by a new location each year, emanating from cities such as Madero, Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico City, Guadalajara, Jalisco and more. The 1997 Guerra de Titanes show was the first show in the series.
Storylines [ edit ]
Guerra de Titanes show featured five professional wrestling matches with different wrestlers involved in pre-existing, scripted feuds, plots, and storylines. Wrestlers were portrayed as either heels (referred to as rudos in Mexico, those that portray the "bad guys") or faces ( técnicos in Mexico, the "good guy" characters) as they followed a series of tension-building events, which culminated in a wrestling match or series of matches.
Results [ edit ]
[1 ] [2 ] [3 ] Stipulations
Lady Discovery, Lady Luxor, Lady Venum and Xóchitl Hamada defeated La Fugitiva, La Migala, La Practicante, and Martha Villalobos
Eight-woman tag team match
( Los Vipers Psicosis, Histeria, Mosco de la Merced and Maniaco) defeated Máscara Sagráda Jr., La Parka, Venum and Cuervo
Eight-man "Atómicos" tag team match
Octagón, Antonio and Jorge Brennan defeated Fuerza Guerrera, Pentagón and Abismo Negro
Six-man "Lucha Libre rules" tag team match
Latin Lover, Perro Aguayo and Máscara Sagrada defeated Cibernético, El Cobarde and The Killer Six-man "Lucha Libre rules" tag team match
Perro Aguayo Jr. defeated Picudo, match also included Heavy Metal and Sangre Chicana
Steel cage "hair vs. hair" match' Lucha de Apuestas
References [ edit ]
^ a b c d "Asistencia Asesoria y Administracion Guerra de Titanes". Pro Wrestling History . Retrieved . September 12, 2009
^ a b "Guerra de Titanes". Box y Lucha Magazine (in Spanish). December 23, 1997. pp. 10–12. issue 2329.
^ "1997 Especial!". Box y Lucha Magazine (in Spanish). January 7, 1998. pp. 2–28. issue 2332.