"When I first walk down the aisle, to go to the ring, people start whistling at me, calling me names and saying: ‘What is that?’
"But once they see me doing my Lucha Libre, they forget about the gay thing.
"In fact after the match they bow at me and even ask for kisses and hugs!
"It proves that you should never judge before you actually meet somebody."
Cassandro was trained by Rey Mysterio Sr - the uncle of the current WWE star - and has fought for both Mexico’s big wrestling federations, AAA and CMLL.