Americas Light Heavyweight Championship (Guatemala)
The Americas Light Heavyweight Championship is a professional wrestling championship in Guatemala. Currently, the championship is owned by the Federación Mundial de Lucha Libre (FMLL). It was introduced in the 80s, and was defended thru finals 90s; it was reactivated in 2018.
History of Championship
The Americas Light Heavyweight Championship was brought in Guatemala by Chino Chow in the 80's, Chow lost title with Veloz Tapatio, a year after it Veloz Tapatio lost the belt and the mask in the same match by El Arriero de san juan in a triangular suicida with Fishman (Arriero exposed mask and Centroamerica belt, Veloz Tapatio exposed mask and Americas Light Heavyweight title, Fishman exposed mask and hes UWA World Light Heavyweight title, Fishman become the winner of the triangular suicida)
After that El Arriero de San Juan becomes the eternal champion of the Americas.
Remained champion 4 years, 11 months and three days until it loses it with Atlantis, 4 months later regains the title.
On October 2, 2018, the Federación Mundial de Lucha Libre (FMLL) announced the reactivation of the championship after several years of inactivity, booking a one-on-one match between Chente El Hacha Jr., and Hijo de Voltrón in order to get the new champion.
|The Championship was brought in 80's by Chino Chow|
|2||Veloz Tapatio||Chino Chow||1985.05.12||Guatemala|
|3||Arriero de San Juan||Veloz Tapatio||1986||Guatemala|
|4||Atlantis||Arriero de San Juan||1990.04.04||Guatemala|
|5||Arriero de San Juan||Atlantis||1990.08.??||Guatemala|
|6||Corsario II||Arriero de San Juan||90's||Guatemala|
|Championship status unclear|
|FMLL announced the championship vacancy on October 2, 2018|
|Decision Match to crown the new champion|
|7||Chente El Hacha Jr.||Hijo de Voltrón||2018.10.06||Arena Guatemala-México - Guatemala City, Guatemala|
|1||Huracán Ramírez Jr.||2019.02.01||Arena Guatemala-México - Guatemala City, Guatemala|
|successful title defense|
|championship matches which were announced, but results were not found|
Gallery of Champions