CMLL announced during their Informa program that Sofia Alonso, daughter of recently deceased owner Paco Alonso, will be taking over the company effective immediately. According to Medio Tiempo, Alonso stated she paid the biggest price to gain this position, the life of her father.
Unfortunately, this is the way I present taking me by my father, the company has appointed me as the director of CMLL. It’s the worst way that I would have liked to this position. I think I paid this position in advance and what could cost me the most in life that is the love of my father.
Alonso also revealed that Paco passed away of cardiorespiratory arrest, and that they kept news of his death quiet for a day out of respect.