“I’ve Been Blessed”- Rey Mysterio Sends an Emotional Message After Making History With Son Dominik at WrestleMania Backlash

Published 05/17/2021, 12:27 PM EDT


The 2021 WWE WrestleMania Backlash was jam-packed. While the result of some matches divided fan opinion, some didn’t. One particular result every fan rejoiced was the victory of Rey Mysterio and his son Dominik.

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Rey Mysterio delivers a heartwarming message to all

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On May 17, 2021, Rey Mysterio and his son Dominik made history as they became the first-ever father-son duo to win a tag team championship in WWE history. On the win, Mysterio tweeted,

“Would love to thank everyone for the love & support for last night. I’ve been blessed with my career from day 1 in 1989, and now to be able to live such a memorable moment like this one creating history with my son. [Blue Heart Emoji] you all! #NewTagTeamChamps #GodIsGood [folded hands emoji]

The win came after they defeated the tag team of Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode, the former champions. It was a heartfelt moment for both father and son as they held each other after the victory.

It has always been a proud moment for any parent to see their child progress in life, but to do it with them is another level of happiness.

‘The Master of the 619’ thanked the fans and family for the love and support they showed towards them. Rey was absolutely ecstatic to live such a memorable moment and create history with his son.

Mysterio also attached a current picture of him and Dominik alongside a picture of them years ago. How time flies.

Family and Fans react to the victory

Rey Mysterio’s wife (Angie Gutierrez) and daughter (Aalyah Gutierrez) also celebrated their historic victory during the WWE WrestleMania Backlash watch along. Both women of the Mysterio family were teary-eyed as the men battled it out in the ring.

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Fans also quickly took to Twitter to express their happiness towards the victory. They appreciated Dominik’s resolution to come out and wrestle while still being less than a hundred percent.

Some fans even suggested that it was a WrestleMania moment. Fans loved the match, the story, and the final moment. It was a captivating and emotional performance. This is why they love Pro Wrestling.

What are your thoughts on the beautiful moment? How did you feel watching the match? Comment down below and let us know!

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Aditya Pran Mahanta

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Aditya Pran Mahanta is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports, who is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Arts degree. Being a sports fanatic, he has played at the state level badminton in his younger years but his love for WWE overtook all other passions. Being a decade-long wrestling fan, he relishes the older wrestlers and wishes that the newer generation had the same Edge. He is a passionate fan of Rey Mysterio for his high flying style, Edge for being The Ultimate Opportunist, and Razor Ramon because nobody messes with the Bad Guy!

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