Each Friday, 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.
Here’s this week’s roundup, in no particular order:
* Indy wrestler Laura James got engaged to fellow wrestler Joey Ryan when he proposed in the middle of the ring last weekend, garnering major media attention. (ESPN)
* Athena is reportedly dealing with an injury to her left arm, as she was seen wearing a cast during a meet and greet at a NXT live event last night in Orlando. (Wrestling Inc)
* During a Q&A at Wizard World Portland on Friday, Paige defended the term “Diva”, revealed her dream WrestleMania opponent, discussed losing to Summer Rae and more. (411Mania)
* Mandy Rose wrestled her first singles match at a NXT live event last week against Aliyah. Reports were positive, saying that she shows potential. (Wrestling Inc)
* Former Tough Enough competitor Chelsea Green broke her collarbone while wrestling for The Great Khali’s promotion in India this week. She has undergone surgery to repair the break and promises to be back in the ring soon. (Instagram)