Rey Mysterio, the legendary WWE superstar, recently opened up about the invaluable mentorship his son, Dominik Mysterio, is receiving from none other than World Heavyweight Champion, Seth Rollins. In a detailed conversation on K100 with Konnan, Rey Mysterio shed light on the supportive environment backstage at WWE, highlighting how experienced wrestlers like Rollins offer constructive critiques to up-and-coming talents.
Dominik Mysterio, who has rapidly risen through the ranks in 2023 to become one of WWE's most promising wrestlers, frequently benefits from Rollins' insights. With the most matches under his belt in WWE for the year, Dominik's growth as a wrestler is partly attributed to the guidance from seasoned pros like Rollins.
Rey Mysterio emphasized the culture of learning and growth within WWE, noting how Rollins, among others, takes the time to watch matches closely and provide feedback to those who seek it.
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"Seth Rollins is one of those respected talents who not only watches the matches closely but also offers constructive criticism," Rey Mysterio said.
"Dominik often seeks advice from Seth, especially after his matches. Seth's critiques are not only respected but also beneficial for young wrestlers like Dominik, helping them evolve and improve their in-ring skills." The Mysterio family's commitment to WWE remains strong, with both Rey and Dominik recently renewing their contracts for several more years.
This continued partnership underscores their dedication to the company and the sport. In a remarkable display of talent, Dominik Mysterio faced CM Punk in a highly-anticipated match at a recent WWE live event at Madison Square Garden.
This marked Punk's first match in nearly a decade with WWE, further highlighting Dominik's rising prominence in the industry. Unfortunately, Rey Mysterio is currently sidelined due to a torn meniscus, an injury sustained after losing the United States Championship to Logan Paul at WWE Crown Jewel.
Despite this setback, Rey Mysterio's spirit remains unbroken, as he continues to mentor his son and contribute to the wrestling community. This mentorship between Rollins and the younger Mysterio not only exemplifies the collaborative spirit within WWE but also promises exciting prospects for Dominik's future in wrestling.
As he continues to learn and grow under the guidance of established stars like Seth Rollins, Dominik Mysterio is certainly a talent to watch in the coming years.