WWE releases 70th match for the first time, WrestleMania 39 match, more for Spanish Heritage Month

WWE releases 70th match for the first time, WrestleMania 39 match, more for Spanish Heritage Month

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WWE is currently celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.

WWE announced this week that they are sending a family to WrestleMania 39 in April with a match for Hispanic Heritage Month.

“WWE brings families together: WWE superstars, WWE employees and WWE fans. This Hispanic Heritage Month, WWE celebrates the importance of families and how we are one universe together. This month, WWE fans get the chance to send in a message about what WWE means to their families and who they want to bring together, with the ultimate prize of reuniting at WrestleMania 39 in Los Angeles in April! Stay tuned for more information about the #WWEFamilyReunion Contest!,” they announced.

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Details about the competition will be announced shortly. WWE will also be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month on their social and digital platforms for the rest of September.

In that regard, WWE today released the new episode “Best Of WWE: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage” on Peacock and the WWE Network. The episode lasts 3 hours, has 10 segments, and is hosted by Matt Camp.

The playlist features a rare 70-year-old match WWE released for the first time ever, featuring “Professor” Roy Shire vs. Rito Romero from Texas Wrasslin’ on October 26, 1954. The match was taped at The Sportatorium in Dallas, TX.

Below is the full lineup for the new episode “Best Of WWE” released today, along with a new WWE video for Hispanic Heritage Month:

*Rito Romero vs. “Professor” Roy Shires from Texas Wrasslin’ on 10/26/1954

* Pedro Morales vs. then WWE Champion Ivan Koloff of Madison Square Garden on 2/8/1971

* Mil Mascaras vs. then WWE Champion Superstar Graham of Madison Square Garden on 12/19/77

*Tito Santana vs. then WWE Intercontinental Champion Greg Valentine in a Steel Cage Match from the Baltimore Arena on 7/6/1985

* Rey Mysterio and Konnan vs. Psicosis and La Parka from the ECW Arena on 10/27/1995

* WWE Hall of Famer Eddie Guerrero vs. then WWE Champion Brock Lesnar at No Way Out 2004

* Carlito vs. then WWE Intercontinental Champion Ric Flair of RAW on 09/29/2005

* Rey Mysterio vs. Randy Orton vs. WWE Hall of Famer and then World Heavyweight Champion Kurt Angle at WrestleMania 22

* Carlos Colón’s 2014 WWE Hall of Fame Induction with Carlito, Primo and Epico

* Rey Mysterio and Dominik Mysterio vs. then-SmackDown Tag Team champions Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode at WrestleMania Backlash 2021

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