Óscar Gutiérrez is an American professional wrestler signed with WWE. He is best known for his work with WCW, WWE, and Independent Circuit as Rey Mysterio. He is a grand slam champion and one of the best high flyers of the generation.
- Professional Wrestling Career
- Championships and Accomplishments
Professional Wrestling Career
Early Years (1989-1996)
In 1989, Gutiérrez made his wrestling debut at the age of 14. Gutiérrez spent years learning the Lucha Libre high flying style and began working for AAA between 1992 to 1995. In 1995, he signed with ECW where he wrestled for a year before signing with WCW.
In June, Mysterio made his WCW and started working in the cruiserweight division. In July, he defeated Malenko and won his first WCW Cruiserweight Championship. After losing the title, Mysterio went for the J-Crown Championship and Television Championship and lost.
In 1997, he feuded with NWO and Eddie Guerrero. In November, Mysterio won his second WCW Cruiserweight Championship by defeating Guerrero. In 1998, he won his third WCW Cruiserweight Championship from Juventud.
After losing the title to Jericho, he feuded with him over the coming months and won his fourth title. Later, Mysterio joined LWO and feuded with NWO. At SuperBrawl IX, Mysterio and Konan lost a hair vs mask match where Mysterio ended up unmasking himself.
Mysterio spent his time feuding with Giants and won the fifth WCW Cruiserweight Championship. Later, he feuded with The Four Horsemen and won the WCW World Tag Team Championship with Billy Kidman. In his final years, he spent time in several stables and won the WCW Cruiserweight Tag Team Championship.
Cruiserweight Champion, Eddie Guerrero and World Champion (2002-2006)
Before signing with WWE, he worked for CMLL and the independent circuit. In 2002, Mysterio signed with WWE and began working on SmackDown. Later, he teamed up with Edge and they defeated Angle and Benoit to win the WWE Tag Team Championship.
At WrestleMania XIX, Matt Hardy defeated Mysterio to retain his Cruiserweight Championship. In May, he defeated Hardy to win the title. In 2004, he defeated Tajiri to win his second WWE Cruiserweight Championship. Mysterio feuded with Chavo Guerrero and won the Cruiserweight Championship for the third time.
By the end of the year, he teamed up with RVD and Eddie Guerrero and won the WWE Tag Team Championship on two different occasions. At WrestleMania XXI, Mysterio defeated Eddie Guerrero. After losing the title, they feuded with each other.
Mysterio and Guerrero feuded over the summer, when they involved Mysterio's family in the storyline. At SummerSlam, Mysterio defeated Guerrero in a ladder match to gain the custody of Dominick Mysterio. By the end of the year, he teamed with Batista to win the WWE Tag Team Championship.
In 2006, Mysterio won the Royal Rumble match and won the World Heavyweight Championship from Kurt Angle at WrestleMania XXII. After 112 days, Mysterio lost the title to King Booker after an interference from Chavo Guerrero. Over the summer, they feuded where Guerrero won and Mysterio got injured.
Return and Various Championship (2007-2011)
In 2007, Mysterio returned at SummerSlam and defeated Chavo Guerrero. After his return, I inserted him into the World Championship picture. At Royal Rumble, he faced Edge for the title and lost. In February, Mysterio got injured and took some time off.
During the draft, Mysterio returned and was drafted to RAW. He spent the year in the heavyweight division. At WrestleMania XXV, he defeated JBL to win the Intercontinental Championship in less than 30 seconds.
After Mania, Mysterio feuded with Jericho over the coming months and won his second Intercontinental Championship. In September, he lost the title to John Morrison. After his return, he teamed up with Batista but failed to win the Unified Tag Team Championships.
At Bragging Rights, Batista turned on Mysterio and attacked him after the match. The two spent the last few months feuding and won. At Royal Rumble, Mysterio faced The Undertaker and lost. In 2010, he began feuding with CM Punk. At WrestleMania XXVI, he defeated CM Punk.
After Mania, he feuded with Punk and won a hair vs mask match. At Fatal 4 Way, he won the World Heavyweight Championship for the second time. At Money in the Bank, he lost the title to Kane. He spent the remaining year in the heavyweight division.
In 2011, he began feuding with Alberto Del Rio and Cody Rhodes. At WrestleMania XXVII, Rhodes defeated Mysterio. After moving to RAW, he defeated The Miz and won the WWE Championship. However, he lost the title to Cena in less than an hour.
Final Years (2012-2015)
In 2012, Mysterio returned from an injury. In his final years, Mysterio spent his time teaming up with Sin Cara and Big Show and working with rising stars such as The Shield, The Wyatt Family, The Miz, Dolph Ziggler, Sheamus, and Bad News Barrett. In 2015, they released him from the company.
Return to Independent Circuit (2015-2018)
After his release, Mysterio went back to the independent circuit where he wrestled for several promotions, such as AAA, Lucha Under Ground, and NJPW. In September, Mysterio appeared at All In and lost to Kota Ibushi and The Young Bucks.
At Royal Rumble, Mysterio made a one-off appearance. By the end of the year, he signed a two-year deal with the company. After his return, he feuded with Randy Orton and lost. At WrestleMania 35, Samoa Joe defeated Mysterio. After Mania, he defeated Joe to win the United States Championship.
After returning from an injury, Mysterio began feuding with Brock Lesnar. At Survivor Series, Lesnar defeated Mysterio. In November, he defeated AJ Styles to win his second United States Championship. At Madison Square Garden, he lost the title to Andrade. In 2020, Mysterio spent the entire year feuding with Seth Rollins.
In 2021, Mysterio began teaming up with Dominick. At WrestleMania Backlash, The Mysterios defeated The Dirty Dawgs and won the SmackDown Tag Team Championship. At Money in the Bank, they lost the titles to The Usos. During the draft, they moved to RAW.
In 2022, they began feuding with The Miz. Later, The Miz challenged Th Mysterios to a match at WrestleMania 38. At WrestleMania 38, The Miz and Logan Paul defeated The Mysterios. On RAW after Mania, The Mysterios were attacked by Veer Mahaan.
Championships and Accomplishments
|Championship||Number of Times|
|Mexican National Trios Championship||1|
|Mexican National Welterweight Championship||1|
|The Crash Heavyweight Championship||1|
|Ironman Heavymetalweight Championship||1|
|Lucha Underground Trios Championship||1|
|WCW Cruiserweight Championship||5|
|WCW Cruiserweight Tag Team Championship||1|
|WCW World Tag Team Championship||3|
|WWA Lightweight Championship||3|
|WWA Tag Team Championship||1|
|WWA Welterweight Championship||3|
|WWC World Junior Heavyweight Championship||1|
|World Heavyweight Championship||2|
|WWE Cruiserweight Championship||3|
|WWE Intercontinental Championship||2|
|WWE Tag Team Championship||4|
|WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship||1|
|WWE United States Championship||2|