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WWE: Rey Mysterio ‘loses an eye’ during match against Seth Rollins

Fans of pro wrestling are used to wacky gimmicks such as "Dog Collar match" or "casket match," but a gimmick for Sunday's latest WWE pay-per-view, "Extreme Rules: Horror Show" was one for the books: "Eye for an Eye match." The match, pitting Rey Mysterio vs. Seth Rollins was billed as ending only when one competitor successfully pulled out the other competitor's eye. And, since a gimmick match is usually used to increase interest in a PPV, it worked, as a lot of fans were wondering how they were going to successfully pull this off. We'll see soon whether it caused more people to order WWE network and watch the match, which is the ultimate goal. On Sunday, Rollins defeated Mysterio when he used the corner of the ring steps to pop Mysterio's right eye out of its socket. Now, relax Mys...