Samuray Del Sol To Challenge For AAA Mega Title At TripleMania Regia + Updated Card

The man formally known as Kalisto has been announced as one of the contenders for the AAA Mega Championship after the title was vacated by former champion, AEW's Kenny Omega.

Samuray Del Sol To Challenge For AAA Mega Title At TripleMania Regia + Updated Card

Samuray Del Sol, the former Kalisto from his time in WWE will challenge for the AAA Mega Championship at the promotions upcoming TripleMania Regia event that will be held on December 4th.

The announcement was made by AAA via Twitter on November 23rd. This is just a day after former champion, AEW’s Kenny Omega had to vacate the title due to accumulating various injuries. Kenny Omega was set to defend the title against AAA’s El Hijo del Vikingo, who will still compete for the title at TripleMania Regia.

Considering Del Sol was announced as the “First Contender” and it is expected that other announcements will be made regarding adding more competitors to the match in the lead up to the event. Currently, AAA have announced several other matches that will appear on the December 4th show, including FTR defending the AAA World Tag Team Championship against AEW Tag Team Champions the Lucha Bros. The updated card as it currently stands:

  • AAA World Tag Team Championships: FTR (c) vs. Lucha Bros
  • Cain Velasquez, Pagano and Psycho Clown vs. L.A. Park, Rey Escorpión and Taurus
  • AAA Mega Championship: El Hijo del Vikingo vs. Samuray Del Sol vs. TBA
  • Dragon Lee and Dralístico vs. Laredo Kid and a mystery partner
  • Dave The Clown, Monster Clown and Murder Clown vs. DMT Azul, Puma King and Sam Adonis
  • Faby Apache, Lady Shani, and Sexy Star vs. Flammer, La Hiedra and Lady Maravilla
  • Engañso and Venenoide vs. Gran Mazo and Leyenda Americana
  • Abismo Negro Jr., Arez and Psicosis vs. Carta Brava Jr., Mocho Cota Jr. and Tito Santana vs. Cuatrero, Forastero and Sansón

World Wrestling Entertainment released Kalisto on April 15th this year. Samuray Del Sol recently made his AEW alongside Aerostar when the duo challenged FTR for the AAA World Tag Team Championship on the November 3rd episode of AEW Dynamite. On the night they were however, unsuccessful in capturing the gold.

Make sure to watch this space for any further updates on the TripleMania Regia card and emerging circumstances around the AAA Mega Championship situation.