He made his professional debut in 2003, and broke onto the picture along with his WWE debut this year 2010. He was educated by Jesse Hernandez prior to making his professional debut being a 19-calendar year previous. He wrestled for AAA from 2008-2010, earning two Cruiserweight Championships. He was created in Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic, USSR. In ’09 2009 he gained the Cruiserweight tournament by earning a five-way match against Teddy Hart, Jack port Evans, Rocky Romero, and Intensive Tiger.