Velez faced veteran Knockout, Tara, in the match.
The former Tough Enough contestant was released by WWE in August.
Speaking on Velez’s tryout, Tara tells Diva Dirt exclusively: “I thought she did amazing.”
“I liked her a lot,” says the former Knockouts Champion. “I heard she was Puerto Rican, and I’m half Puerto Rican. I was like, ‘Oh my god, that’s awesome to have a Puerto Rican girl. You should go all out with the Puerto Rican thing, like Carlito [and] the Colons. I’m all about [showcasing] ethnicity. I’m a big fan of that.”
“She did very well. We’ll see what they [TNA management] say.”
Tara also spoke about former WWE Diva Jillian Hall‘s recent tryout. Stay tuned for our exclusive interview to hear her comments!
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