Kalisto has revealed that he needed to face Rey Mysterio in a Masks vs. Masks match shortly earlier than WWE launched him in April.
The previous WWE Celebrity, now generally known as Samuray del Sol, obtained good suggestions from the Mysterios and Paul Heyman in regards to the thought. Nonetheless, he didn’t get the chance to pitch the storyline to WWE Chairman Vince McMahon.
Talking on Chris Van Vliet’s Perception podcast, Kalisto admitted he regrets not telling McMahon in regards to the Masks vs. Masks thought. He additionally disclosed Heyman’s response when he instructed the previous RAW Government Director about his match suggestion.
“My greatest remorse is just not pitching my thought to Vince,” Kalisto stated. “Just about the entire world knew apart from Vince. [I wanted to do] a Masks versus Masks match towards Rey Mysterio. I had Rey’s blessing, Dominik’s blessing, everybody. All of them liked it. I confirmed it to Paul Heyman too. Paul stated ‘That is genius, do it.’ I used to be like let’s do that! It is simply such an excellent story, it is my greatest remorse not speaking to Vince about it. Proper earlier than I used to be going to, I acquired launched.”
Watch the video above to listen to extra from Kalisto about his WWE profession and up to date departure. He additionally spoke about his future exterior of the wrestling enterprise.
Would Kalisto have misplaced his masks towards Rey Mysterio?
Though Kalisto has briefly been unmasked on WWE tv up to now, he by no means formally competed and not using a masks in WWE.
Had his storyline with Rey Mysterio been accepted, the 34-year-old would have been prepared to lose his masks for the primary time.
“I used to be ready for something, I had such an incredible story that no person would have anticipated,” Kalisto added. “So for Paul Heyman to say that is genius, I acquired one thing. The writers, everybody liked it. I even confirmed it to Daniel Bryan and Edge, they liked it. Nevertheless it’s my very own fault. I ought to have gone [to Vince].”
Kalisto additionally admitted that he was not shocked to obtain his WWE launch after eight years with the corporate. The previous Lucha Home Social gathering member gained the USA Championship (x2), Cruiserweight Championship, and NXT Tag Group Championship (w/Sin Cara) throughout that point.
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