Al Perez



Height: 6'1"

Weight: 237 lbs

Real Name: Alberto Perez

DOB: 7/23/1960

Hometown: Tampa, Florida

Other Names: The Latin Heartthrob, the Black Scorpion(WCW)

Wrestler Since: 1982

Finishing Maneuver: Sleeper, Ali-Copter

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #258(1994), #131(1993), #182(1992), #74(1991)

Other Related Websites:
Al Perez - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Al Perez - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (10 - 12, 1 DCO)
- WWC Tag-Team Titles Tournament (June 29, '86) = Al Perez & Sweet Brown Sugar lost in the first round to Eric Embry & the Crusher. The Rock-n-Roll RPM's won the tournament.
- WWC 13th Anniversary Show (September '86) = Perez pinned Barry Windham.
- WCCW Texas Tag-Team Titles Tournament (June 29, '87) = Perez & Brian Adias lost in the first round to the eventual winners, Tony Atlas & Skip Young.
- WCCW Labor Day Star Wars '87 (September 7) = Perez retained the WCCW World Heavyweight Title, winning, via Countout, over Kevin von Erich.
- WCCW 4th Cotton Bowl Extravaganza (October 17, '87) = Perez, as the WCCW World Heavyweight Champion, was beaten by Kevin von Erich. However, due to outside interference, the title was returned to Perez.
- WCCW Thanksgiving Star Wars '87 (November 26) = Perez, as the WCCW World Heavyweight Champion, lost a "Non-Title Texas Death" Match to Kevin von Erich. Later on, Perez lost a "Non-Title" Match to Kerry von Erich.
- WCCW Christmas Star Wars '87 (December 25) = Perez stayed the WCCW World Heavyweight Champion, winning a "Steel Cage" Match over Kerry von Erich.
- NWA 3rd Annual Jim Crockett Sr Memorial Tag-Team Tournament Cup (April '88) = Perez & Larry Zbyszko took down Joe Cruz & Ricky Santana, then fell to Bobby Fulton & Tommy Rogers. Lex Luger & Sting won the tournament.
- NWA Clash of the Champions II (June 8, '88) = Perez lost, via DQ, to Nikita Koloff.
- NWA Great American Bash '88 (July 10) = Perez, Ivan Koloff, Mike Rotunda, & the Russian Assassin lost a "Tower of Doom" Match to Jimmy Garvin, Ronnie Garvin, Steve Williams, & the Road Warriors.
- NWA United States Tag-Team Titles Tournament (October/December '88) = Perez & Larry Zbyszko lost in the first round to Eddie Gilbert & Ron Simmons. The Fantastics won the tournament.
- NWA Clash of the Champions XII (September 5, '90) = The Black Scorpion lost to the NWA World Heavyweight Champion, Sting.
- Tri-State Wrestling Autumn Armageddon (September 15, '90) = Perez & Austin Idol fought to a Double Countout against Chris Adams & Kevin von Erich.
- Tri-State Wrestling Winter Challenge II (March 2, '91) = Perez pinned Stan Lane.
- Tri-State Wrestling Spring Spectacular II (May 18, '91) = Perez & Buddy Landel won, via DQ, over the Fabulous Ones.
- GWF North American Heavyweight Title Tournament (August '91) = Perez defeated the Handsome Stranger, John Tatum, Austin Idol, and Terry Gordy, then fell in the finals to the Patriot.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '91 (November/December) = Perez & Dory Funk Jr competed in the league, which was won by Terry Gordy & Steve Williams.

Title Summary:
- SWF Tag-Team Champion w/ Paul Orndorff (??/??/??)
- NWA Western States Tag-Team Champion w/ Dennis Stamp (12/76 - 1/77)
- NWA New Zealand British Commonwealth Champion (9/82 - 10/07/82)
- NWA Australasian Tag-Team Champion w/ Mark Lewin (9/30/82 - 10/21/82)
- NWA New Zealand British Commonwealth Champion(2) (10/82 - 11/04/82)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion w/ Manny Fernandez (4/84 - 6/13/84)
- WWC World Tag-Team Champion w/ Joe Savoldi (1/06/85 - 3/23/85)
- Mid-South Tag-Team Champion w/ Wendell Cooley (8/28/85 - 11/11/85)
- WWC North American Heavyweight Champion (3/07/86 - 9/86)
- WWC Puerto Rico Heavyweight Champion (10/22/86 - 11/29/86)
- WCCW Texas Heavyweight Champion (6/21/87 - 8/21/87)
- WCCW World Heavyweight Champion (8/21/87 - 3/06/88)
- FCW Heavyweight Champion (3/11/89 - 5/23/89)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 1 1st RU, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
- 1987 Most Improved Wrestler, 1st Runner-Up