Rey is back on the road.
"The Master Of The 619" and one of the greatest luchadores of all-time, former two-time World Heavyweight Champion Rey Mysterio has officially been announced to be returning to WWE full-time. The speculation surrounding Mysterio and his possible return full-time to the sports-entertainment company has taken over social media since his surprise appearance in the 2018 Royal Rumble match and his appearance in the 'Greatest Royal Rumble' match.
Rey Mysterio will be making his in-ring return for WWE this upcoming Tuesday at WWE SmackDown 1000 in Washington D.C. Rey is set to go one-on-one with WWE United States Champion Shinsuke Nakamura and the two will compete for a spot in the World Cup tournament which concludes at 'Crown Jewel' on November 2nd.
In the press release about Mysterio's return to WWE, he had set number of dates on his schedule but dates have been added to that schedule and below is the updated number of events and dates that fans will be able to see the man who delivers the "West Coast Pop" live in action:
* Hartford, Conn. – Oct. 20
* Boston, Mass. – Oct. 21
* White Plains, N.Y. – Oct. 22
* Newark, N.J. – Oct. 23 (SmackDown LIVE)
* Atlanta, Ga. – Oct. 30 (SmackDown LIVE)
* Cardiff, Wales – Nov. 3
* Aberdeen, Scotland – Nov. 4
* Birmingham, England – Nov. 5
* Manchester, England – Nov. 6 (SmackDown LIVE)
*St. Louis, MO – Nov. 13 (Smackdown Live)
*Los Angeles, CA – Nov. 18 & Nov. 20 (Survivor Series and Smackdown Live)
*Cincinnati, OH – Nov. 24 (WWE Starrcade)
*Minneapolis, MN – Nov. 27(Smackdown Live)
*Austin, TX – Dec. 4(Smackdown Live)
*San Jose, CA – Dec. 16 (WWE TLC)
*Pittsburgh, PA – Dec. 29(Smackdown Live)
Rey is locked in the saddle for the next couple of weeks but the focus at the moment is on SmackDown 1000 which will also feature the return of a man who Rey Mysterio has won tag team gold with, WWE Hall Of Famer Edge.