TCW Heavyweight title ();
AWE International Heavyweight title defeating Frank Thornton (July 29, 2006);
Matt Riviera started his career in wrestling selling wrestling programs at age 15..
Matt Riviera promoted several shows under the Global Pro Wrestling banner at the age of 17..
April 8, 2000-Global Pro Wrestling: Matt Riviera debuted as the manager of Bill Ash to a victory over Ricky Justice…
March 3, 2001-Global Pro Wrestling: Matt Riviera is barred from ringside by Commissioner Harley Race for his constant interference..
March 21, 2001-World League Wrestling: Matt Riviera managed “Hacksaw” Butch Reed in to a victory over Bull Schmitt..
August 21, 2004: Matt Riviera turned pro at age 21 in Arkansas Association of Wrestling..
~~~Matt Riviera debuted teaming with Running Wolf defeating Frank Thornton & “Big” Wes Jones..
Matt Riviera is currently a Junior in college and a major in Broadcast Journalism..
June 11, 2005–Razorback All-Star Wrestling: Matt Riviera beat Frank Thornton after reversing a cross body and holding the tights..
June 18, 2005–RASW: Matt Riviera wrestled Frank Thornton to a 10-minute draw with Harvey Whippleman as guest referee..
~~~Jamie Jay & Jamaican Kid & Frank Thornton defeated Matt Riviera & Don Bass & Chris Bass by Disqualification…
June 25, 2005–Razorback All-Star Wrestling: Matt Riviera beat Dustin Nazareth after reversing a Pat O’Conner roll into a school boy..
July 3, 2005–RASW: Matt Riviera pinned The Jamaican Kid after putting his feet on the ropes for leverage…
~~~Later on in the same TV Taping: Matt Riviera fought Frank Thornton to a double count out..
November 11, 2005–Mid-States Wrestling: Frank Thornton pinned Matt Riviera with a school boy..
March 17, 2006–NWA Mid-South Wrestling: Matt Riviera wrestled Frank Thornton to a 15-minute draw..
April 15, 2006–All-American Championship Wrestling: Matt Riviera pinned Frank Thornton..
July 15, 2006–Mid-South Wrestling TV Taping: Matt Riviera pinned Gary Gram after a One Night Stand…
~~~Later on same taping Matt Riviera lost to Tom Jones via disqualification when Riviera bodyslammed the ref..
July 28, 2006–NWA Universal: Slam Shady pinned Matt Riviera..
July 29, 2006–Arkansas Wrestling Entertainment: Matt Riviera beat Frank Thornton to become the 1st AWE International Champion..
August 17, 2006–NWA Mid-South Wrestling: Matt Riviera pinned Frank Thornton……
August 25, 2006–NWA Universal: Spoiler 2000 & Bash beat Matt Riviera & Kraig Keesman in a Coal Miner’s Glove on a Pole match..
April 5, 2007–West Virginia Mountaineer Wrestling: Matt Riviera beat Nightmare | Matt Riviera beat Rodney Grimes..