NWA World Middleweight Contenders Tournament, 1964

From Luchawiki

EMLL held a #1 contenders tournament for a shot at the NWA World Middleweight Championship.

This was a single elimination tournament held over multiple Fridays. Eight wrestlers participated

  April 10 April 17 April 24
                           
   El Santo W    
 Karloff Lagarde  
   El Santo W  
   Rene Guajardo  
 Rene Guajardo W
   El Nazi  
      El Santo
   Benny Galant W
   Benny Galant W  
 Rolando Vera  
   Benny Galant W
   Antonio Montoro  
 Antonio Montoro W
   Blue Demon    


Galant would go on to defeat Rayo de Jalisco to win the championship.