Dominik Mysterio’s Emergence in WWE Does Not Sit Well With 48-Year-Old WWE Hall of Famer: “Whoop His A**

Published 10/04/2023, 3:15 PM EDT

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Since Dominik’s transformation into a heel character, his journey to success has been an intriguing one. However, despite his efforts, he has yet to overcome his father’s formidable presence in the ring. Rey Mysterio. Dominik Mysterio has had a successful run with The Judgment Day but failed to beat his father in their heated WrestleMania 39 match and it looks like his father is ready to teach him a lesson if they cross paths again.

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Dominik’s father, recently shared his thoughts on his son’s evolution, hinting at his readiness to step into the ring once more and school him.

Rey Mysterio isn’t backing down in the Dominik feud

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Dominik Mysterio’s rise in WWE sparks excitement and controversy. His father, WWE United States Champion Rey Mysterio, expressed his thoughts on their feud and WrestleMania 39 clash. The WrestleMania 39 match in April 2023 marked a significant chapter in their storyline, unfolding after months of Rey Mysterio’s initial reluctance to face his own son.

Dominik’s unexpected heel turn on his father at WWE Clash at the Castle set the stage for this intense family rivalry. Since then, the two have clashed multiple times, with Rey often coming out on top in their confrontations. During a candid conversation with Kevin Hart on Cold as Balls, Rey Mysterio reflected on his feud with Dominik and what it meant to defeat his son at WrestleMania 39. Rey humorously admitted that he might have second thoughts about introducing Dominik to the world of professional wrestling. 

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He added, “I mean, I know I made the mistake of leading my son into this.” Kevin responded positively, mentioning that Dominik was doing well. Rey, in turn, inquired about Kevin’s son, to which Kevin noted that his son was taller than him. However, despite acknowledging Dominik’s potential, Rey maintained his competitive spirit. He playfully said, “Okay my son is taller than me too but I’ll still whoop his a**.”

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The interview also delved into the notion that Dominik drew inspiration from Rey’s wrestling career, a notion Rey affirmed. As their father-son feud continues to captivate WWE fans, Rey Mysterio’s candid remarks offer insights into their on-screen dynamics.

Rey Mysterio applauds Dominik’s WWE success and family legacy

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Away from the realm of kayfabe, WWE Hall of Famer recently celebrated his son, Dominik Mysterio’s accomplishments, acknowledging the significance of family legacy in Lucha Libre wrestling. Rey Mysterio, a wrestling legend himself, was trained by his uncle, Rey Misterio. It underlines the generational aspect of wrestling in their family. In the realm of Lucha Libre, a rich tradition of passing down in-ring skills through generations has always been a cornerstone.

Dominik Mysterio has been making waves in WWE. Additionally, he’s achieving notable milestones such as capturing his first singles title as the NXT North American Champion. He also made history by headlining WWE RAW, SmackDown, and NXT in a single week. During an appearance on WWE’s The Bump, Rey Mysterio discussed the importance of family connections in Lucha Libre.

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Furthermore, he proudly mentioned Dominik’s ascent in WWE, describing it as a continuation of their wrestling lineage. Rey expressed his contentment with his son’s achievements, highlighting the enduring significance of family ties in the world of Lucha Libre.

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Sheron Singh

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Sheron Singh is a WWE writer at Essentially Sports. She started watching and following the WWE when her father introduced it to her at the age of 6. Sheron has since been an avid fan and devotedly follows the sport.
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