Sn Cara recently spoke to WWE Magazine about a number of topics, including following in Rey Mysterio's footsteps, the hardest part of adapting to the WWE style of wrestling and more. Here are some highlights from WWE.com:
Following In Rey Mysterio's Foot Steps:
"I think being compared to Rey Mysterio is a great honor! In Mexico, Rey's an icon, so to be mentioned along with him is in no way a bad thing. But I also don't see myself as a Rey Mysterio clone. Our styles are similar, but each of us has something distinct, as well. I've learned a lot from Rey. Being his partner has been one of the highlights of my career."
The Hardest Thing About Adapting To Life in WWE:
"By far, the most difficult thing I've had to adapt to is the fact that 95 percent of the Superstars speak English and only English. I'm a Mexican-born luchador, and I never felt I was going to need English. I lived in Mexico; I had a career there. It's not that I never wanted to learn English; I just never had the need to. So working in an English-speaking environment has been quite the challenge! But I'm taking classes, and I study at home and on the road."
His Rival With Hunico (Black Sin Cara) In WWE:
"I loved it. It was cool to have to wrestle myself, in a way, because originally he had the same outfit I had. Then when he changed to the black version of my gear, it felt almost like I was wrestling my shadow. Something that I couldn't get rid of but was also a dark reflection of myself. There was a lot about that rivalry I enjoyed. And when it was over, I showed everyone who the real Sin Cara was!"