Backstage Report – El Hijo del Fantasma Not Originally Planned to Be a Masked Wrestler


As seen during Wednesday night’s edition of WWE NXT, a promo video for El Hijo del Fantasma aired. He’ll be facing Jack Gallagher next week in an interim cruiserweight title tournament match.

According to a report from Wrestling Observer Radio, Fantasma wasn’t originally planned to debut as a masked wrestler. While he speaks perfect English, he did his promo in Spanish.

Fantasma appeared at WWE NXT live events back in February under his real name, teaming with Raul Mendoza.

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