In Lucha Libre it is traditional to keep the true identify of a masked wrestler a secret, not revealing their real names and often not revealing what previous ring names they have competed under.  On March 7, 2010, Pequeño Universo 2000 competed in the 2010 Pequeños Reyes del Aire ("Little Kings of the Air") tournament alongside Bam Bam, Electrico, Pequeño Damián 666, Pequeño Olímpico, Pequeño Nitro, Pequeño Violencia, Pequeño Black Warrior, Shockercito, and Último Dragóncito in a Torneo cibernetico , a multi man elimination tournament. The wrestling mask has always held a sacred place in lucha libre, carrying with it a mystique and anonymity beyond what it means to wrestlers elsewhere in the world. Black Terry has worked primarily under his regular name but made one appearance as the masked "Guerrero Maya" as well. Following a loss in a Lucha de Apuesta match the masked wrestler would be forced to unmask, state their real name and then would be unable to wear that mask while wrestling anywhere in Mexico.  The most recent event was the 2015 Festival de las Máscaras, which was the eight overall Festival de las Máscaras held. In September 2008 CMLL decided to add another championship to their Mini-Estrellas division when they made the Mexican National Lightweight Championship Mini-Estrellas exclusive. Canis Lupus worked first as Comando Negro and then later as Canis Lupus at different Festival de las Máscaras shows. El Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre confirmó la muerte del luchador reconocido, integrante de los Hermanos Dinamita junto a Cien Caras y Máscara Año 2000. Pequeño Universito 2000 escape the cage early on, keeping his mask safe once again.  Pequeño Universo 2000 was placed in the first group of wrestlers hoping to qualify for the tournament final, but was eliminated in the Torneo cibernetico elimination match that took place on September 9, 2009. 2:07 .  His name means "Little Universo 2000" and his ring character is based on Universo 2000, a regular sized Luchador, whom he leases the rights to the name from. February 18, 2019 | History. It is not uncommon in Lucha Libre to pay for the use of someone else's ring character or gimmick, either as a Mini version or as a "Junior" version of the original, normally when their own career is in its later years. , The following wrestlers were allowed to wear their mask during the show: El Audaz, Guerrero Maya, Black Tiger III, Bombero Infernal / Capitan Muerte, El Brazo, Cerebro Negro, Dr. Cerebro, Cien Caras, Coco Rojo, Ricky Cruzz, Cuchillo, Eterno, Panterita, El Hijo del Diablo, El Hijo del Pirata Morgan, Kahoz, Konnan, Mano Negra, Máscara Año 2000 Jr., Máscara Año 2000, Totugillo Ninja Miguel Ángel, Oficial 911, Oficial AK-47, El Pantera, Rambo, Sangre Chicana, Scorpio Jr., Orito, El Signo, Halcón Ortiz, Universo 2000, Veneno, Villano III, Villano V and Yack.  As of the 2015 Festival de las Máscaras show, only one show, the 2009 Festival de las Máscaras show has been held outside of Arena Naucalpan. Pequeño Universo 2000 managed to climb out of the cage as the eight overall escapee, ensuring that he did not have to risk his mask at the end of the match.  In 2014 Los Oficiales (Oficial 911 and Oficial AK-47) defeated Los Gringos VIP (Apolo Estrada Jr. and El Hijo del Diablo) to win the championship.  Pequeño Universo 2000's real name is not a matter of public record, as is often the case with masked wrestlers in Mexico where their private lives are kept a secret from the wrestling fans. Starting in 2008 IWRG has held an annual show where they have been granted permission from the State of Mexico wrestling and boxing commission to allow previously unmasked wrestlers to wear their mask for one night of the year.  On May 1, 2012, Pequeño Universo 2000 was one of 16 Mini-Estrellas to participate in the 2012 version of the Pequeños Reyes del Aire tournament as one of 16 competitors but CMLL decided not to have him win the tournament. ... Andrés Reyes González, Universo 2000, falleció en su natal Jalisco. Muere el luchador Universo 2000. Causa de muerte Bernard Cornwell Causa de muerte × Close ... Embed. Black Terry / Guerrero Maya, Negro Navarro, Veneno have all worked on six of the shows. El Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre confirmó la muerte de Andrés Reyes González, célebre luchador profesional conocido como Universo 2000.. Hasta el momento no se ha dado a conocer la causa de su muerte, aunque Excélsior informó que desde hace tiempo padecía de problemas cardiacos. The focus of the show is paying homage to the history and "legends" of lucha libre each year. IWRG regular El Pantra has worked the most show, seven out of the nine, only missing the 2015 and 2016 Festival de las Máscaras shows. , The annual Festival de las Máscaras ("Festival of the Masks") event is also partly a celebration or homage of lucha libre history with IWRG honoring wrestlers of the past at the events similar to Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre's (CMLL) Homenaje a Dos Leyendas ("Homage to Two Legends") annual shows.  Máscara Año 2000 has made the most appearances in a main event, headlining the first four shows in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011. Deportes Muere el luchador Universo 2000. DEMON 4959 152,321 views.  The ultimate humiliation a luchador can suffer is to lose a Lucha de Apuestas, or bet match.  The second of the cibernetico matches took place on August 17 and saw Pierrothito outlast Pequeño Universo 2000, as well as Aéreo, Astral, Bam Bam, Pequeño Halcón, Pequeño Black Warrior, and Último Dragóncito.