Pro wrestling is a great career, but it takes time and dedication, and just a little bit of luck. Sadly, that ride can’t last forever, and now one former ROH Tag Team Champion is hanging up his boots.
Ricky Reyes, a professional wrestler who has had an illustrious career spanning several decades, has announced his official retirement from the ring. Reyes has had a long and successful run in the wrestling world, having competed in a variety of promotions across the globe.
During his career, Reyes held the Ring of Honor Tag Team Championship with his partner Rocky Romero. He also competed for prestigious promotions like New Japan Pro Wrestling, Lucha Underground, and CMLL in Mexico. He has also performed in Puerto Rico’s WWC and countless other small and large promotions throughout his career.
Ricky Reyes took to Twitter and uploaded a post, officially announcing that he will be hanging up his pro wrestling boots so that he can focus on his young son and become a better father.
I’ve decided to End my In-Ring Wrestling Career ffective Immediately! After 24 years of being a ‘rofessional Wrestler, My son is the Superstar of the Family Now! It’s become to difficult to spend time away from him as he gets older and is doing so many sports, I find myself just watching him and it’s the Most rewarding thing VER. Thank you to all the Wrestling Promotions/PROMOTERS, The Wrestlers I’ve restled, Friends I’ve made and Most IMPORTANTLY the Wrestling FANS! They say You get out of this, what you put into this.” I’ve siven my entire life to Pro Wrestling and in return I’m the LUCKIEST man in the World…
Despite facing fierce competition and grueling matches throughout his career, Reyes has been able to maintain a high level of skill and athleticism, earning the respect and admiration of wrestling fans worldwide. His contributions to the wrestling world have left an indelible mark on the industry, inspiring countless up-and-coming wrestlers to follow in his footsteps.
While Reyes’ retirement marks the end of an era in the wrestling world, his legacy as a true legend in the industry will continue to live on. Fans and fellow wrestlers alike will surely miss his electrifying performances and unparalleled passion for the sport. Nonetheless, Reyes will always be remembered for his work inside the squared circle.