Alberto El Patrón

  • Born: 05/25/1977 in San Luis Potosí, Mexico
  • Birthname: José Alberto Rodríguez
  • Height & Weight: 6'5", 239 Ib
Titles Won:
  • World Heavyweight Championship (2 times)
  • WWE Championship (2 times)
  • WWE United States Championship (2 times)
  • Money in the Bank (Raw 2011)
  • Royal Rumble (2011)
  • Unified GFW World Heavyweight Championship
  • GFW Global Championship
  • CMLL World Heavyweight Championship
  • AAA Mega Championship

José Rodríguez, best known as Alberto Del Rio, is a Mexican professional wrestler and mixed martial artist, perhaps best known for his two tenures in WWE. He is currently signed to Impact Wrestling under the ring name Alberto El Patrón. He also competes for various promotions on the international independent circuit.

Currently competing in TNA and the independent circuit under the ring name Alberto El Patrón, Rodríguez wrestled as El Patrón Alberto in Asistencia Asesoría y Administración (AAA), Ring of Honor (ROH), Lucha Underground, Japan, Puerto Rico, and various United States independent promotions. Before working for WWE, Rodríguez used the name Dos Caras Jr. as both a mixed martial artist and luchador in mostly Mexico and Japan, achieving success in Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre (CMLL). He is also the current President of MMA promotion Combate Americas.

Between America and Mexico, Rodríguez is a eight-time world champion, having held both the WWE Championship and WWE’s World Heavyweight Championship twice each, the GFW Global, the CMLL World Heavyweight, the AAA Mega Championship, and the Impact Wrestling World Heavyweight Championship. He also won the 2011 Royal Rumble and the 2011 Money in the Bank ladder match, making him the only professional wrestler to win both in the same calendar year. He is also a two-time WWE United States Champion.

Notable Matches: vs Edge at Wrestlemania 27, vs Christian at Extreme Rules 2011 & Money in the Bank 2011, vs CM Punk at Survivor Series 2011

Notable Feuds: Rey Mysterio, Randy Orton, Christian, Dolph Ziggler, Big Show, Sheamus, Jack Swagger, John Cena.

Other Notable Achievements: Bragging Rights Trophy (2010) – with Team SmackDown (Big Show, Rey Mysterio, Jack Swagger, Edge, Tyler Reks, and Kofi Kingston), WWL World Heavyweight Championship, WAW Undisputed World Heavyweight Championship, CMLL La Copa Junior (2006), AAA Lucha Libre World Cup (2015) – with Myzteziz and Rey Mysterio Jr, Wrestling Observer Newsletter: Best Gimmick (2010)

Amateur Wrestling Achievements: Central American and Caribbean Games: First place (3 times), World Junior Championships: Gold (1997)