Carmelo Hayes, a WWE superstar, was taken aback when he saw himself compared to out-of-favour all-rounder Hardik Pandya in India.
Carmelo Hayes is overwhelmed on being compared to Hardik Pandya
The artist is well-known in the industry, having appeared at the WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view event in January. He had entered the match as the 27th entrant but was finally eliminated by Brock Lesnar, who had won the Men’s Rumble match this year. Hayes, the current NXT North American Champion, has stated that he will defend his title against Bad Bunny, a prominent musician.
Meanwhile, Hayes has wowed the crowd with his wrestling prowess, and he has now held the championship for more than 100 days.
Hayes, the NXT NA Champion looks like a doppelganger of Indian cricketer Hardik Pandya. Having contributed a lot to Indian cricket, Indian cricket fans have the utmost respect for the all-rounder and were shocked to see a twin on Pandya debuting on the NXT roster. And in no time, Carmelo Hayes was trending #1 on Twitter India. You can see some of the tweets below:
Carmello Hayes acknowledged the sudden recognition he got in India. Hayes, who was taken aback by the attention, reacted to the news and praised the cricketer for helping him gain popularity in his homeland.