Saudi Arabia’s Local Boy Mansoor has defeated Cesaro in their match at WWE Crown Jewel 2019 in an incredible match.
Real name Mansoor Al-Shehail, Mansoor was signed with WWE Developmental during WWE’s scouting in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia before Greatest Royal Rumble 2019. He became the first athlete from Saudi Arabia to be offered a WWE contract.
He was assigned to the WWE Performance Center and even made his debut with NXT live event in September 2018. However, his career’s most memorable moment came at Super ShowDown 2019 where he won the 51 Men Battle Royal.
This was the first time that Mansoor was performing in his hometown in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. He was up against one of the best workers of WWE currently in Cesaro and got the full opportunity to showcase his talent. Mansoor showed off is incredible speed and athleticism akin to many cruiserweight champions.
The match also went back and forth throughout and teased many false finished. Finally, Mansoor countered a gut wrench suplex into a powerbomb and followed it up with a moonsault to get the win.