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The Wrap (December 3rd, 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.

* Monday Night Raw’s match featuring Sasha Banks vs. Charlotte Flair for the RAW Women’s Title in a Falls Count Anywhere mainevent, drew 3.110 million viewers. It is the second largest audience for the show since football season began. (PW Mania)

* Jade makes BBC List of inspirational and influential women for 2016. (BBC)

* Bayley and fellow wrestler Aaron Solow get engaged. (Squared Circle Sirens)

* Stephanie McMahon tells Fortune.com what she thinks every brand can learn from the WWE and explains why her book was delayed. (Fortune.com)

* Torrie Wilson is a guest on this week’s Making Their Way To The Ring Podcast with Lilian Garcia. (YouTube)

* There is also speculation that Roadblock will feature a Raw Women’s Title rematch between Sasha Banks and Charlotte. Ric Flair could turn on Sasha at the event, to help Charlotte recapture the championship and keep her pay-per-view win record going. (NoDQ.com)

* Cage Side Seats names Alexa Bliss as the “steal” of the WWE Draft for SmackDown Live!. (Cage Side Seats)

* WSU commentator Jon Harder highlights the WSU Era under Sean McCaffrey from 2007-2012. (HardWayHQ.com)

* Veda Scott announces she has been granted her release from ROH. (Twitter)

* Natalya speaks with Fuse TV to reveal who will drive her crazy on this season of Total Divas. (Fuse TV)

* Former WWE Superstar Ariane Andrew speaks with People.com to share how she is in better shape since retiring from wrestling. (People.com)

* Eva Marie discusses her return to SmackDown and time in NXT. (International Business Times)

* Ember Moon makes an appearance on Xavier Woods’ UpUpDownDown YouTube show (YouTube)


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