Updated December 30th, 2023 at 21:06 IST
'I've already started my 2024 list': Former WWE champion wants to face Logan Paul again
Logan Paul became the WWE United States Champion in 2023, and in 2024 he would look to defend the title against a former nemesis. Read on.
WWE Hall of Famer Rey Mysterio believes he still owes Logan Paul, the current United States Champion, an apology. With the US title on the line, the masked luchador battled Paul at Crown Jewel. They put on a fantastic match. However, the social media sensation won with the help of some brass knuckles. Since then, Rey has had a falling out with Santos Escobar and has been wounded, causing him to miss his rematch against Logan.
3 things you need to know
- Rey Mysterio looks forward to challenging Logan Paul in 2024
- Mysterio lost the United States title to Paul at Crown Jewel
- Mysterio was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2023
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Rey Mysterio ready to throw challenge at Logan Paul
In response to Corey Graves' query, Rey admitted that he still has unfinished business with The Maverick. He stated that he had a list of opponents set for 2024, which included the names of Santos Escobar and Dominik Mysterio.
"Most definitely. I've already started my 2024 list. Santos is there, Dominik is there, and whoever wants to get added to the list, just jump on board."
During the same conversation, Rey made it obvious that he gave Logan Paul credit. He implied that the social media sensation had rapidly grasped the business and was doing everything he could to build a reputation for himself.
"Logan is doing what he needs to do for himself to become the superstar that he is now. You know, I give him credit for it. I can't take that away from him either."
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Logan Paul looks to defend title
A few weeks ago, The Maverick appeared on SmackDown and stated that he will defend the US title against the winner of the US Championship Tournament.
Kevin Owens and Santos Escobar are the two finalists that will face off next week on SmackDown New Year's Resolution to determine Logan Paul's number one contender.
Published December 30th, 2023 at 21:06 IST