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AAA Roundup: Hair vs. Hair bout added to Verano de Escandalo, return to TV in USA

AAA revealed a pair of interesting news items to get fans excited.

The first item was the announcement of a Hair vs. Hair contest for Verano de Escandalo on August 5 in Aguascalientes. Lady Shani will take her feud with Hijo del Tirantes to the next level in a lucha de apuesta.

Blood has been boiling between Shani and Hijo del Tirantes. Shani is fed up with the rudo referee’s crooked treatment during matches. Hijo del Tirantes claims that Shani’s frustration is due to having the hots for him. This bout is no doubt going to deliver a wild time with crazy antics in classic AAA style. Being that Shani’s mask is not on the line, I’d say it is anybody’s game to win.

The full lineup for Verano de Escandalo includes:

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  • Fenix, Pentagon Jr., & Taya Valkyrie vs. Hijo del Vikingo, Taurus, & Chik Tormenta
  • Mask vs. Hair: Lady Shani vs. Hijo del Tirantes
  • Psycho Clown, Pagano, & Charly Manson vs. Psicosis, Cibernetico, & Abismo Negro Jr.
  • Laredo Kid vs. Willie Mack vs. Bandido vs. Johnny Caballero
  • AAA World Trios Championship: La Empresa (Puma King, DMT Azul, & Sam Adonis) (c) vs. Nueva Generacion Dinamita (Sanson, Cuatrero, & Forastero)
  • Mr. Iguana, Aramis, & Niño Hamburguesa (with Microman) vs. Jessy, Diva Salvaje, & Dulce Canela

The second item was the announcement that AAA returned to television in the USA. AAA scored the 7 pm ET time slot for Fridays airing on EstrellaTV. The channel has a reach of 33 million US homes and 9.4 million Hispanic households. Per the EstrellaTV website to give background about the station:

EstrellaTV is one of America’s premier Hispanic television networks. Launched in 2009, EstrellaTV has grown to 11 operated stations and 35 broadcast affiliates with a catalog of more than 7,500 hours of programming that is distributed by the company worldwide. The network also has national carriage agreements with major cable and satellite operators.

EstrellaTV offers a unique aggregation of Spanish language programming including, national and local news shows, sports, entertainment, talk, reality, drama, and comedy primarily produced in its Empire Television Studios in Burbank, California.

EstrellaTV prides itself in providing relevant and original programing and content, unrivaled and unparalleled by any other Spanish language network in the U.S. It is the only Spanish language network providing programming produced exclusively in the U.S. Each week, the network produces more than 56 hours of television programming.

EstrellaTV offers a successful, alternative voice to the Hispanic market. The network is the only Spanish language network to air five newscasts daily, including two national newscasts.

The EstrellaTV owned and operated stations are located in San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Phoenix, Denver, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, Miami, and New York.

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