Sin Cara Portrayed By Hunico On RAW: Details On The Character’s Future

On Monday’s RAW, “Sin Cara” returned and scored an upset win over former World Heavyweight champion Alberto Del Rio. Some fans may have noticed that Sin Cara was sporting a new sleeve tattoo. The man formerly known as Mistico (Luis Ignascio Urive Alvirde) did not get a new tattoo – it was actually WWE superstar Hunico who wrestled as Sin Cara on RAW.

Here’s a photo of Hunico as Sin Cara from RAW:

According to, the original Sin Cara (formerly Mistico) is expected to be released when his contract expires. His character is considered by most to be a huge flop, due to his sloppy ring work and multiple injuries.

In a pretty funny social media ‘botch’ – the official Twitter account of Sin Cara “checked in” at a restaurant located in Mexico – while “Sin Cara” was wrestling on RAW –

Over the weekend, it was reported that a Rey Mysterio vs. Sin Cara match is being considered for WrestleMania XXX. If the match does take place, it very well could be Hunico getting the WrestleMania payday.