The current CMLL Audaz is listed under Audaz (CMLL)
|El Audaz (The Audacious One)|
Domingo Bazán León (Domenico was his stage name) was born on May 16, 1947 in Ojochal, a municipality of Tlalixcoyan, Veracruz. Domingo came from a humble family and attended elementary school where he learned the basics of reading, writing, and mathematics. He delivered both bottled soft drinks and later, gas cylinders. He then moved to Orizaba and worked as a laborer. He was described as an introverted and serious person. His hobbies included going to the gym, driving race cars, painting, music and lucha libre. As a professional wrestler, he owned ´Discos Audaz´ where he produced his own vinyl records of tropical music. “El Corrido del Audaz”, “Quisiera ser” and “Despacio” were his most iconic songs. His love for music let to him becoming a singer, a composer and a manager of artists.
He began his career under the name of El Coloso, and lost his mask in 1964 against a local luchador named El Gladiador. By 1966, he had built up the name of El Audaz. In his prime he was 178 cm tall and weighted 96 kg. He became the UWA World Light Heavyweight champion by defeating Ray Mendoza. He won the hairs of Manuel Robles and El Enfermero. He lost his mask to El Solitario on May 12, 1976 in a relevos increíbles match with Rayo de Jalisco and Aníbal at Palacio de los Deportes. After his mask loss he did a retirement tour all around Mexico and then focused his attention on music.
Luchas de apuestas record
|Date||Apuesta||Winner(s)||Loser(s)||Arena and/or Place|
|1964/??/??||mask||El Coloso||El Gladiador||Veracruz|
|72/02/20||hair||El Audaz||Manuel Robles||Arena Coliseo - Mexico City|
|72/12/19||hair||El Audaz||El Enfermero||Poza Rica, Veracruz|
|76/04/12||mask (1)||El Solitario||El Audaz||Palacio de los Deportes - Mexico City|
|76/??/??||hair||Ray Mendoza||El Audaz||unknown|
|78/04/23||hair||El Audaz||Gorilita Florez||Naucalpan|
|(1) Relevos suicidas match vs. Aníbal & Rayo de Jalisco|
- Revista Box y Lucha #3077
- Revista Box y Lucha #3429