EXCLUSIVE: Logan Paul wants to become the 'face of the WWE' after defeating the legendary Rey Mysterio for the US Championship at Crown Jewel and opens up on 'awesome' working relationship with Triple H

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By Alex Mccarthy and Oli Gamp For Mailonline

Published: 20:17 EDT, 4 November 2023 | Updated: 20:17 EDT, 4 November 2023

Logan Paul has group retired his ambitions to go 'the look of nan WWE' aft winning nan US Championship against nan legendary Rey Mysterio.

Paul claimed nan first loop of his profession astatine Crown Jewel successful Saudi Arabia connected Saturday nighttime aft delivering a last rustle to nan reigning champion earlier pinning him to a 3 count to present 1 of nan astir memorable nights of his career.

Speaking exclusively to Mail Sport successful nan aftermath of his victory, Paul outlined his desires to push connected and predominate nan athletics - vowing to 'take complete this industry' and claiming it was his 'legacy' to do so.


'It's crazy,' he said. 'I really don't cognize really to comprehend what my life has become. I grew up successful a metropolis wherever things for illustration this didin't really happen. I judge successful myself, I activity my a** disconnected and adjacent point I cognize I'm fighting Rey Mysterio for nan US title and I won it. 

'It feels amazing. I'm shocked and I want to enactment humble but f*** that, it's truthful overmuch much nosy to beryllium arrogant astir it! This [belt] ain't leaving my side. This is 1 of nan biggest accomplishments of my life. I'm gonna return complete this manufacture bro. I'm gonna beryllium nan champion and I've sewage to support activity really hard.

Logan Paul is aiming to go 'the look of nan WWE' aft winning nan US championship

'Something is truthful appetising astir nan thought of doing nan champion I tin successful this manufacture and I cognize nan champion I tin is to go nan look of nan WWE, is to go nan undisputed cosmopolitan champion. 

'I had an opportunity to do it past twelvemonth astatine Crown Jewel against Roman (Reigns) and I did amazing. I'm still a rookie, I've been doing it for a twelvemonth and a half, truthful ideate if I dedicate a small clip to it. 

'Imagine if I spell to nan capacity centre successful Orlando and train pinch nan best? I person entree to nan champion resources. It mightiness beryllium thing I person to do, I'm each astir bequest and possibly my bequest is to beryllium made to WWE.'

An entertaining conflict saw Paul handed a brace of brass knuckles - which were forbidden successful this title conflict - by a personnel of his 'entourage'. 

One of Mysterio's partners successful his 'Latino World Order' - Santos Escobar - chased disconnected Paul's friend who was trying to retreive nan weapon. 

Paul enjoyed 1 of his astir memorable profession moments by defeating Rey Mysterio

He pinned nan WWE fable to a 3 count and now wants to conquer nan organisation

But while Escobar was chasing Paul's accomplice, he near nan brass knuckles successful nan ring. Despite being group up for Mysterio's signature '619' move, he caught him pinch a correct manus which led to nan pinfall.

After nan conflict WWE main Triple H posed for a image pinch Paul and hailed him for 'cementing his spot successful nan world of sports entertainment'.

Speaking astir their relationship, Paul said it was 'awesome' to activity pinch him arsenic he praised nan WWE fable for listening to his ideas and giving him state to definitive himself. 

'I'm truthful stoked that Triple H and nan institution believes successful my for illustration they do,' he added. 'Hopefully I tin make them proud and I cognize I will. He's ace receptive to my ideas. I'm a contented creator - keyword creator. I for illustration to make stuff, I travel up pinch ideas. When I transportation my ideas, he's each ears each nan time. 

Paul said of his 'awesome' narration pinch WWE main Triple H and praised him for listening to his ideas 

'We bounce ideas disconnected each other, we spell backmost and distant and usually onshore connected worldly that's beautiful epic. It's ace collaborative and I for illustration that they springiness maine nan state to beryllium who I americium successful their company.'

Paul - who has besides made headlines aft defeating kickboxer Dilon Danis connected nan undercard of Tommy Fury's caller triumph complete KSI - besides discussed nan anticipation of a tag squad lucifer pinch his relative Jake. 

Jake has been enjoying lucrative boxing fights against nan likes of Tommy Fury and erstwhile UFC prima Nate Diaz - truthful Paul cannot foresee him switching complete to wrestling anytime soon. 

However, he welcomed nan anticipation successful nan future, adding: 'It's tough, bro. He's a boxer. I'm a wrestler slash boxer. I deliberation he's going to beryllium focusing connected boxing for a spot - but who knows? If I request immoderate back-up and a large correct manus I'm going to bring successful my brother!' 


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