The wrestling world is mourning the passing of Darth Vader, the gruff man who marked an era in our nation’s ring. The World Wrestling Council confirmed via their social networks that the 54-year-old wrestler lost his life this morning.
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On his Twitter account, “Serious and Stable” issued the following statement, announcing the death of the fighter who had a fierce rivalry with Místico a few years ago, who lost his unknown and revealed the name of Jesús Toral López.
“CMLL joins the punishment for the sensitive death of Jesús Toral López “Black Warrior”, a family who had an illustrious career in the organization. Rest in peace.”, can be read in a statement posted by the company on its social networks.
CMLL joins the grief gripping wrestling families over the sensitive death of Jesús Toral López “Black Warrior,” a fighter who had a distinguished career as part of the organization.
The cause of Darth Vader’s death is still unknown. The gladiator’s family has yet to rule on the matter.
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Originally from the Lagoon, Warrior rose to prominence in the Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre in the 2000s and is one of the most iconic gruffs in the Mexican arena.
The Lagoon native had to deal with the loss of his son, Black Warrior Jr, in 2022, which combined with injuries kept him on the canvas early in the year. However, he has repeatedly admitted that he turned to religion to recover from this bitter medicine.
The Torreon native continues wrestling today and works as a teacher at the Mama Luchas Arena in Cuautitlan Izcalli and the Welcome To Mi Bario Arena in Tepito. rest in peace.