World Wrestling Association ( WWA) is a lucha libre promotion based in the Tijuana-area of Mexico. It was founded in 1986 by Benjamin Mora, Jr.. It featured some of Mexico's best [1 ] luchadores at the time such as Rey Mysterio, Jr., La Parka and Juventud Guerrera during the late 1980s and early 1990s and was also featured on American television via the Fox Sports en Español channel.
Although inactive during the late 1990s, during which time much of its roster had left to compete in
World Championship Wrestling and international promotions, the World Wrestling Association resumed operations in 2004.
Championships [ edit ]
WWA World Heavyweight Championship
Rayo de Jalisco, Jr. April 21, 2003
WWA Light Heavyweight Championship
Heddi Karaoui November 30, 2013
WWA World Junior Light Heavyweight Championship 1
Dr. Wagner, Jr. February 23, 2008
WWA World Lightweight Championship
TJ Boy March 17, 2013
WWA Middleweight Championship
Olímpico February 20, 2009
WWA World Welterweight Championship
El Hijo de Rey Misterio II May 27, 2011
WWA Tag Team Champions
Rayo de Jalisco, Jr. and Rayman June 2, 2012
WWA Trios Champions
La Secta Negra
( Carta Brava, Jr., Cerebro Negro & El Fantasma de la Ópera) September 14, 2013
WWA World Women's Champion
Ayako Hamada March 23, 2003
WWA World Minis Champion
Mascarita Plateada November 3, 2011
1 Although the official WWA Junior Heavyweight title is currently being defended in Mexico, A disputed Branch of the title has surfaced in Japan.
2 The last recorded champion was Rey Misterio, Jr. who defeated Juventud Guerrera in Querétaro on June 16, 1995.
The roster included some widely popular wrestlers such as:
World Wrestling Organization was released on DVD. It features 25 matches from The WWA broadcasts that were featured on Fox sports en Espanol.
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