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.
PWR Renaissance did not disappoint! This Filipino brand gave us so many good things to talk about and we’re lucky enough that one of the wrestlers who stole the show gave us a chance to ask her a few questions.
In this interview, we talked to Robynn, one of the up and coming wrestlers of PWR about her debut, character and how she got into wrestling.
There’s something very enticing about one of the newest female Superstars from NXT despite her lack of wrestling experience compared to the others who were called up during the draft earlier this year. We’ve listed down a few reasons why WWE Raw’s Nia Jax is certainly not like most girls.
Admit it – Nikki Bella is one of the most interesting Diva’s in Smackdown. She surprised everyone when she returned after suffering from a career ending injury. We have compiled a few facts about this modern day Wonderwoman to help you get to know her more.
1. She was a Soccer MVP
Before becoming the longest reigning Diva’s Champion in the WWE, Nikki was pretty much involved with Soccer. She got the MVP award on her freshman year when she was playing for Chapparal High in Arizona. Her team won a state title and she was eventually offered a full scholarship in Arizona State University.The offer was revoked because of a serious injury and she ended up playing for Grossmont University.