MLW Sent out a press release touting Laredo Kid joining the company for the restart. Laredo Kid was once projected to be with AEW but then he joined a reality show in Mexico and the deal never materialized. Its good to see talent from Mexico getting work in the states despite then pandemic. Hopefully other big stars will work in the states soon too.
NEW YORK/MEXICO CITY – The reigning AAA World Cruiserweight Champion Laredo Kid is joining Major League Wrestling.
Arguably AAA’s top luchador, Laredo Kid’s goals for The Restart include unifying the MLW World Middleweight belt with his AAA World Cruiserweight title.
Konnan, the co-founder of AAA, is in talks with MLW CEO Court Bauer about possibly having MLW host AAA title defenses as part of the restart.
Laredo Kid made his MLW debut in 2019, wowing crowds with his rapid aerial attacks using moves like 630º splash. Recently, Laredo Kid’s star his risen beyond the squared circle, having been a star of one of Mexico’s top reality programs.
Could we see a dream interpromotional title match? Only time will tell but “it’s looking good,” per a source in the office of Wrestling Operations.
MLW returns Wednesday night November 18 at 7pm ET with the premiere of FUSION on Fubo Sports and YouTube.
Fans can also watch nationwide on cable and dish via beIN SPORTS on Saturday nights at 10pm ET.
Watch FUSION anytime, anywhere on DAZN.