This Sunday, Dominik Mysterio makes his WWE debut.
Not solely is it at WWE’s second greatest present of the yr in SummerSlam, but it surely’s in opposition to one in every of their best staff – Seth Rollins.
Nonetheless, the son of the legendary luchador Rey Mysterio has taken to WWE like a duck to water and regardless of solely beginning on the WWE Efficiency Middle in January, he’s already on the grand stage.
Dominik does have three years of coaching behind him by way of his dad and Lance Storm, however that is nonetheless an enormous step for the 12 yr outdated.
Rollins informed ESPN he was giving an inventory of individuals he might work with at SummerSlam and selected to work with Dominik.
“Everybody was form of leaning in the direction of the thought of Dominik,” Rollins mentioned. “I didn’t even suppose twice about it. I feel it’s an indication of excellent religion that the corporate, the individuals in cost, felt like I used to be able to giving this child his first match on an enormous platform.”
Whereas Dominik will put on wrestling gear for the primary time ever at SummerSlam, he received’t be donning a masks or altering his identify – however that’s going to occur sooner or later.
Rey Mysterio Jr bought his identify and authentic masks handed down from his legendary uncle Rey Mysterio. Rey means King in Spanish and he desires his son to turn out to be Prince Mysterio when the time is true.
“We really talked about it. He undoubtedly has to proceed with the Mysterio dynasty. It’s in his genes,” mentioned Mysterio.
“I feel we’re going to incorporate that finally and create an excellent story so the followers can perceive the wealthy historical past behind lucha libre and the masks.”
Dominik loves the thought too and he desires to put on a masks, however having already revealed his face to the followers he desires to do it proper.
“I’ve at all times needed to put on a masks primarily due to custom. It’s necessary to maintain that custom going,” mentioned Dominik, who will put on wrestling gear for the primary time on Sunday.
“Now with my face being on the market, I feel it might simply need to be launched just a little bit in a different way so individuals perceive. I undoubtedly wish to put on one, but it surely must be launched correctly.”