Carmelo Hayes has emerged as one of NXT’s rising stars. The 28-year old has captivated fans with his ring skills for the yellow brand. He won the NXT Championship after beating Bron Breakker in Stand and Deliver. Carmelo Hayes chose Seth Rollins to be his dream WrestleMania rival in a recent Snapchat Q&A.
Hayes has spoken about Seth Rollins many times in his podcasts and interviews over the past few months. He said he would like to face The Visionary in the main roster. The NXT champion also called Rollins the perfect opponent, and said that they share many similarities. Hayes has carried the NXT Championship with pride since he won it a few weeks ago.Carmello Hayes in NXTTweet
WWE NXT recently conducted a Q&A with Carmelo Hayes on up NXT on Snapchat. Fans could ask any question using the hashtag #AskMello. One fan asked the NXT champion about his ideal WrestleMania rival. Hayes replied that Seth Rollins would be his dream opponent for the Showcase of the Immortals. He said that he saw many similarities between himself and Rollins.
The 28-year old believes the two will have a great chemistry together in the ring. Hayes also drew many parallels between his journey and that of The Visionary. He said that Rollins is the first NXT champion, and that he’s the current NXT champ. He believes that it could lead to an interesting storyline for a future feud between them. Hayes has talked about Rollins in his podcasts many times, as he is the current NXT champion.
Carmelo is one of NXT’s most prominent stars. Grayson Waller would be his opponent at NXT “Spring Breakin to compete for the NXT Championship. It will be interesting to find out what his future is with the WWE Draft in a couple of weeks. Carmelo has a bright WWE future.
Carmelo’s achievements in WWE
Carmelo has been captivating fans ever since his debut with his charismatic personality and wrestling abilities. He not only captivated the fans but also won several championships with WWE. In 2021, the 28-year old won the NXT Breakout Tournament and put the entire roster on notice. In the same year, he also won the NXT North American Championship.
Carmelo won the NXT Cruiserweight Championship the year after. He’s had some of the most memorable matches with top stars on the NXT lineup. Carmelo Hayes’ win of the NXT Championship at NXT Stand and Deliver this year was one of his most memorable moments. His NXT career was elevated by his win.