Results of Rey Mysterio vs. Austin Theory at WWE Payback 2023 PLE

Rey Mysterio (c) vs. Austin Theory for the United States title took place at the WWE Payback 2023 PLE. Here are the highlights…

* After a quick start for Mysterio, Theory gained the upper hand and sent Mysterio chest-first into the corner. Theory tried to rip off Mysterio’s mask but was unsuccessful.

* Mysterio started to make a comeback with a top rope moonsault to Theory. Mysterio slid under the bottom rope and gave Theory a DDT on the floor. Back in the ring, Theory was able to avoid a 619 and regained control.

* Mysterio was able to counter A-Town Down into a pin and scored the victory.