CMLL World Heavyweight Tournament, 2011

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Terrible, tournament winner, 17th champion

Reigning CMLL World Heavyweight Champion Hector Garza quit CMLL in November 2011. Garza gave the physical belt back to the promotion, who avoided mentioning the situation for a month.

CMLL later announced a cibernetico on Christmas Day to fill the vacancy. The cibernetico turned out to only determine the final two for a decision match the following week.

The cibernetico included

tecnicos: Rush, Marco Corleone, Super Porky, Hijo del Fantasma, Metro
rudos: Terrible, Mr. Niebla, Mr. Águila, Rey Bucanero, Olímpico

order of elimination:

  1. Olimpico (by Metro)
  2. Hijo del Fantasma (by Rey Bucanero)
  3. Mr. Aguila (by Brazo de Oro)
  4. Metro (by Mr. Niebla)
  5. Brazo de Plata (by Terrible)
  6. Rey Bucanero (by Rush)
  7. Mr. Niebla (by Marco Corleone)
  8. Marco Corleone (by Terrible)

Rush and Terrible met for the title on January 1, 2012. Terrible won, becoming the 17th champion.