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Name Tapatío
Real name
Name history Tapatío (debut -)
Family Torbellino Negro (father), Tapatío Jr., Hijo del Tapatío (sons)
Maestro(s) Torbellino Negro
Birth date, location Rosarito, Baja California
Obituary date
Debut, location 1970s - Arena Jalisco
Lost mask to
Signature moves La Tapatía, Tabla Marina, Moonsault Bodyblock
Titles: CMLL World Welterweight Championship, FILL Middleweight Championship


  • A Veteran luchador based in Baja California born in Rosarito.
  • His father, Torbellino Negro began to train him when he was two years and a half old. When he grew up, his father took him to Guadalajara to train. Before his professional wrestling debut he trained for six years in olympic wrestling.
  • His professional debut during 1970s at Arena Jalisco.
  • His mask design has been the same since his debut.
  • He is also a promoter and trainer and Commissioner of Lucha Libre in Rosarito.

Luchas de apuestas record

Tapatío has over 33 Wins in Lucha de Apuestas

Date Apuesta Winner(s) Loser(s) Arena and/or Place
???? mask Tapatío Cancerbero Arena Tijuana 72 - Tijuana, Baja California
1984 mask Tapatío Pensamiento Negro Arena Tijuana 72 - Tijuana, Baja California
1985 hair Tapatío Pensamiento Negro Auditorio de Tijuana - Tijuana, Baja California
???? mask Tapatío Black Demon Guadalajara, Jalisco


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