El Canek



Height: 6'0"

Weight: 240 lbs

Real Name: Felipe Estrada

DOB: 6/19/1952

Hometown: Frontera, Tabasco, Mexico

Other Names: El Universitario, Principe Azul, Canek

Wrestler Since: 1972

Finishing Maneuver: Gorilla Press, Top Rope Dive

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #224(2006), #87(1997), #183(1996), #186(1995), #117(1994)

Other Related Websites:
El Canek - Online World of Wrestling Bio
El Canek - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (18 - 18, 2 DCOs)
- UWA Debut Show (January 29, '75) = El Canek, Dory Dixon, & Sunny War Cloud fell to Mil Mascaras, Ray Mendoza, & Solitario.
- NJPW 2nd Annual MSG League (April/June '79) = El Canek competed in the league, which was won by Antonio Inoki.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (April 23, '81) = El Canek won, via DQ, over Tatsumi Fujinami.
- NJPW 2nd Annual MSG Tag-Team League (November/December '81) = El Canek & Super Maquina competed in the league, which was won by Rene Goulet & Andre the Giant.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (December 8, '81) = El Canek fought to a Double Countout with Tiger Mask.
- NJPW 3rd Annual MSG Tag-Team League (November/December '82) = El Canek & Perro Aguayo competed in the league, which was won by Hulk Hogan & Antonio Inoki.
- UWA Mexico City Show (May 1, '83) = El Canek lost the UWA World Heavyweight Title to Tatsumi Fujinami.
- NJPW IWGP League '83 (May/June) = El Canek competed in the league, which was won by Hulk Hogan.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (June 2, '83) = El Canek & Enrique Vera fell to Kantaro Hoshino & Osamu Kido.
- UWA Mexico City Show (June 12, '83) = El Canek won the UWA World Heavyweight Title, beating Tatsumi Fujinami.
- UWA Mexico City Show (October 4, '83) = El Canek retained the UWA World Heavyweight Title, winning over Dos Caras.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 2, '84) = El Canek was pinned by Yoshiaki Yatsu.
- NJPW In Pakistan (August 15, '84) = El Canek fell to Tatsumi Fujinami.
- NJPW IWGP League '85 (May/June) = El Canek lost in the first round to the eventual winner, Andre the Giant.
- NJPW Tag-Team Title League '85 (November/December) = El Canek & Dos Caras competed in the league, which was won by Tatsumi Fujinami & Kengo Kimura.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (May 1, '86) = El Canek fought to a Double Countout with Kantaro Hoshino.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 5, '87) = El Canek & Rey Cobra were beaten by Don Arakawa & Shoku Kim.
- CMLL World Tag-Team Titles Tournament (February/March '93) = El Canek & Dr Wagner Jr defeated Brazo Oro & Brazo Plata, El Dandy & Atlantis, Apolo Dantes & Rayo de Jalisco Jr, and Pierroth Jr & Vampiro to win the tournament.
- CMLL 63rd Anniversary Show (September 20, '96) = El Canek, Emilio Charles Jr, & Miguel Perez Jr lost a "Three Falls" Match to Dos Caras, Silver King, & Atlantis.
- WWF Royal Rumble '97 (January 21) = El Canek, Perro Aguayo, & Hector Garza beat Jerry Estrada, Fuerza Guerrera, & Heavy Metal.
- AAA TripleMania V-A (June 13, '97) = El Canek, Perro Aguayo, & Tinieblas Jr won a "Three Falls" Match, via DQ, over Gorgeous George III, Jake Robers, & Killer.
- AAA TripleMania V-B (June 15, '97) = El Canek, Perro Aguayo, Cibernetico, & Octagon defeated Gorgeous George III, Fuerza Guerrera, Jake Roberts, & Cobarde Jr.
- AAA Rey de Reyes '99 (March 7) = El Canek lost a "Four Way" Match to Electro Shock. Blue Demon Jr and Pentagon were the other participants. Cibernetico won the Rey de Reyes tournament.
- AAA Verano de Escandalo '99 (September 17) = El Canek, Perro Aguayo, & Latin Lover took down Sangre Chicana, Pirata Morgan, & Cibernetico.
- AAA Guerra de Titanes '99 (December 10) = El Canek, Dos Caras, & El Alebrije won, via DQ, over Tiger Steele, Doink the Clown, & Cibernetico.
- AAA Campeon de Dampeones Tournament (July 18, '00) = El Canek, as the UWA Heavyweight Champion, lost in the first round to the IWC Heavyweight Champion, Pirata Morgan. Hector Garza won the tournament.
- AAA Guerra de Titanes '00 (December 8) = El Canek, Dos Caras, & Mascara Sagrada won, via DQ, over Jerry Estrada & the Headhunters.
- AAA Verano de Escandalo '01 (September 16) = El Canek, Heavy Metal, Latin Lover, & Zorro defeated Electro Shock, Abismo Negro, Cibernetico, & Headhunter I.
- AAA Guerra de Titanes '01 (November 23) = El Canek, Dos Caras Jr, Mascara Sagrada, & La Parka II won, via DQ, over Sangre Chicana, Jerry Estrada, Pirata Morgan, & El Texano.
- AAA Rey de Reyes '02 (March 17) = El Canek won a "Four Way" Match over Septiembre Negro, El Hijo del Solitario, and Picudo, then won the final "Four Way" Match over Pirata Morgan, Cibernetico, and Octagon to win the Rey de Reyes tournament.
- AAA Rey de Reyes '03 (March 16) = El Canek competed in the Rey de Reyes tournament, which was won by La Parka II.
- CMLL 71st Anniversary Show (September 17, '04) = El Canek competed in a "Four Way Loser Unmasks Elimination" Match, which was lost by Universo 2000. Rayo de Jalisco Jr and Dr Wagner Jr were the other participants.
- CMLL Leyenda de Azul '04 (October 8) = El Canek competed in a "Cibernetico" Match, which was won by Universo 2000.
- CMLL Leyenda de Azul '05 (July 15) = El Canek lost in the first round to Rayo de Jalisco Jr. Lizmark Jr won the tournament.

Title Summary:
- Northern Mexico Heavyweight Champion (??/??/??)
- Mexican National Light Heavyweight Champion (1/15/78 - 6/20/78)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion (8/27/78 - 1/17/80)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(2) (2/15/81 - 7/23/82)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(3) (9/26/82 - 5/01/83)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(4) (6/12/83 - 2/19/84)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(5) (6/24/84 - 4/30/85)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(6) (6/30/85 - 12/30/86)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(7) (87)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(8) (87 - 3/04/88)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(9) (5/05/88 - 11/22/89)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(10) (12/09/90 - 2/02/92)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(11) (7/05/92 - 1/31/93)
- CMLL World Tag-Team Champion w/ Dr Wagner Jr (3/03/93 - 11/94)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(12) (12/19/93 - 3/14/94)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(13) (3/18/94 - 8/15/99)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(14) (9/06/99 - 1/20/02)
- UWA World Heavyweight Champion(15) (11/15/02 - 6/18/04)
- CMLL World Trios Champion w/ Black Warrior & Rayo de Jalisco Jr (7/09/04 - 11/19/04)
- IWRG Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion (5/05/06 - Current)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
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