After several months of speculation – the former MMA champion and the WWE revealed today what we have been suspecting all long.
All eyes are now on the twenty-eight year-old Kairi Sane, nicknamed “The Pirate Princess” from World Wonder Ring Stardom promotion in Japan, after winning the Mae Young Classic competition finals against Shayna Baszler. She is one of the most celebrated women’s wrestlers of the modern era, and she will soon get a shot at the vacant NXT Women’s Championship at NXT TakeOver: Houston.
Ruby Riot certainly has been making a lot of noise these past few weeks after making her debut in WWE’s blue brand, Smackdown, with former NXT talents Liv Morgan and Sarah Logan. Fans are more and more excited for the upcoming first ever Women’s Royal Rumble since all three of them announced their entry.
Ruby is no stranger to wrestling fans as she was active in the indie scene for a number of years before joining NXT and taking part in epic matches against Asuka, Ember Moon and Nikki Cross. But there are more interesting things about her and we have put together a list of what we think you should know about this punk rock styled wrestler.
The first ever female Impact Hall of Famer and Six Time Knockouts Champion, Gail Kim, announced last week during a GFW:IMPACT episode that she will be retiring by the end of the year.
Earlier this year, WWE announced that it was a going to hold an All-Women WWE Tournament in the vein of their recent successful UK and Cruiserweight Classic Tournaments. The Mae Young Classic as it being called, promises to the deliver unrivaled, pulse-pounding action featuring some of the top female wrestling talents from all over the world. While the final details of the Tournament are still hard to lock down, WWE has announced a significant part of the roster.
Here they all are including official descriptions from straight from WWE themselves:
It’s almost been a year since Brandi Rhodes or Eden Stiles shared these tweets announcing her release from WWE.
During the recently concluded Wrestlemania Week in Florida, WWE announced that 32 of the top female competitors from around the world will participate in a tournament this summer which will be exclusively aired on the WWE Network. The top female competitors are reportedly from 17 different countries and are expected to showcase the international diversity of women’s wrestling.
Bayley maybe the last of the Four Horsewomen to be called up to the main roster but that doesn’t mean that she’s not equally exciting. Her unique charisma keeps everyone enthralled and we’re pretty sure that there are great things ahead of her. Here are a couple of things that will help you get to know the self proclaimed hugger and probably future WWE Women’s Champion.
Carmella came a long way from being Enzo Amore and Colin Cassidy’s valet to becoming her own star after being drafted by Smackdown last July. She is now involved in a feud against returning longest reigning Diva’s Champion Nikki Bella and she will be competing against 5 other Superstars to become the first Smackdown Women’s champion in Backlash.We have compiled a couple of facts to help you get to know the Princess of Staten Island.
Ember Moon made quite an impression when she debuted infront of 15,000 fans in NXT TakeOver Brooklyn II. We have compiled a couple of things that will help you get to know this mysterious and promising superstar.