Rey Mysterio is arguably the greatest and most iconic luchadore of all time. The former multi champion continues to influence fans and peers alike with his incredible in-ring and character work. Tonight, he was revealed as the first inductee into WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2023.

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WWE made a huge announcement regarding their upcoming Hall of Fame event in the opening hour of show. The company revealed that Rey Mysterio, one of the most beloved and talented wrestlers in WWE history, will be the first inductee of the 2023 Class of the Hall of Fame. Fans around the world are thrilled with the news, as Mysterio’s incredible career has left a lasting impression on the industry and inspired countless fans and fellow wrestlers alike.

BREAKING NEWS: @reymysterio is the 1st inductee for the 2023 #WWEHOF!

A video package showcasing Rey Mysterio’s greatest achievements then played on screen. The vignette featured comments from Rey’s greatest rivals and longtime friends including former World Heavyweight Champion Batista.

Rey Mysterio appeared in the ring following the announcement. The iconic luchadore was rudely interrupted by Dominik Mysterio and rest of the Judgment Day. Legado Del Fantasma showed up to even the odds.

Mysterio began his career in WWE in 2002, quickly becoming a fan favorite with his high-flying style and underdog mentality. He went on to win numerous championships and was a cornerstone of the company for over a decade. This induction is a well-deserved honor for Mysterio, who has made a lasting impact on the wrestling world and inspired countless fans and fellow wrestlers alike.

What are your favorite memories of Rey Mysterio’s career in WWE? From his incredible matches to his unforgettable entrance gear, there are so many moments to choose from. Leave a comment below and share your thoughts on why Rey Mysterio is deserving of his place in the 2023 WWE Hall of Fame class.

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