WWE Legend Rey Mysterio admits he has “no doubt” Logan Paul will shine in the ring in his WrestleMania debut.
The YouTuber-turned-boxer is about to do his wrestling bow Showcase of the immortals on the first night of the two-day extravaganza this Saturday.
The star has made millions from his forays into the boxing ring, the last one coming when he left the distance with Floyd Mayweather in an exhibition match last summer.
Now he’s hoping for a similar success squared, which he’s preparing for Team up with The Miz to take on father-son duo Rey and Dominik Mysterio.
Paul26, impressed everyone with his work ethic in pre-event training at the WWE Performance Center in Florida.
And he even has promised to come off the top rope as he shared footage of Miz and Shane Helms preparing him.
Veteran Mysterio believes he faces a tough test against the much-maligned Paul.
But he’s determined to claim victory for another ace making his debut on the WrestleMania stage – his 24-year-old boy and tag partner.
When quizzed about the Paul threat, the former WWE Champion, 47, said: “I have no doubt that just because he did amateur wrestling and boxed against one of the greatest boxers in the world, he’s going to do great.” History of Boxing, Floyd Mayweather.
“There’s no doubt The Miz is probably training him properly, but my son and I have been working really hard and preparing for this match because it’s an important one.
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“It’s not only my son’s first WrestleMania moment, it’s our first WrestleMania moment together as a father and son.
“I don’t think there’s ever been a father and son moment at WrestleMania, so we want to make sure that’s established and we want to make sure we get that W.
“For Logan, to be at WrestleMania and to come in as an underdog, getting the W tonight is a big deal.”
WWE WrestleMania 38 will be shown live on WWE Network for UK subscribers both nights starting at 1am.
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In the US, the show will be broadcast live on Peacock.
https://www.thesun.co.uk/sport/18108950/wwe-logan-paul-wrestlemania-debut-rey-mysterio/ Logan Paul will be ‘great’ at WrestleMania, but WWE icon Rey Mysterio is desperate for his own WrestleMania moment