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    The Wrap (October 16th, 2016): News from the week in women’s wrestling

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    Each week, The Wrap will wrap up the week in women’s wrestling by compiling the week’s smaller news stories, rumors and gossip – anything not normally covered by Diva Dirt. Got a tip for next week? Send it in.

    * Alpha Female came out victorious in her MMA debut against Manuela Kuhse. (YouTube)

    * Brie and Nikki Bella speak with Muscle & Fitness to discuss training, wrestling, and ‘Total Bellas’. (Muscle & Fitness)

    * Bayley talks to Hollywood Life about ‘WWE 2k17,’ her dream match and whom she would like to see killed off The Walking Dead. (Hollywood Life)

    * Wrestling Observer reports that WWE has their doubts that Paige is in need of neck surgery scheduled for Wednesday. (Cage Side Seats)

    * Alexa Bliss, Bayley, Becky Lynch, Carmella, Eva Marie, Jojo, Maryse and Naomi are featured in WWE’s Superstars Hairstyle photoshoot.

    * Ember Moon discusses previous WWE tryouts and making a name for herself on the independent scenes before being officially signed to NXT. (Miami Herald)

    * Taeler Hendrix takes on Sumie Sakai in Ring of Honor’s latest WOH Wednesday match. (YouTube)

    * Sasha Banks partakes in a Q&A session revealing her WrestleMania dream match, upcoming Hell in a Cell match and desire to partake in the Royal Rumble. (YouTube)

    * Ric Flair explains to Sports Illustrated why he believes Charlotte‘s rivalry with Sasha Banks is one of the greatest of all times. (Sports Illustrated)

    * All Wrestling News speculates that Trish Stratus was originally booked as Asuka‘s opponent for NXT TakeOver: Toronto but was replaced with Mickie James upon the news of Trish’s pregnancy. (All Wrestling News)

    * SE Scoops reports that TNA owes taxes to the state of Tennessee and that the state can seize the right to the TNA property if the debt is not repaid. (SE Scoop)