The final we noticed Aptitude was on the March 8 episode the place she was in a backstage section with Mandy Rose and Dana Brooke. She confirmed final Monday that she had beforehand examined constructive for COVID-19 and was in quarantine which was the explanation for her absence.
There isn’t any official phrase from WWE that Aptitude might be returning tonight and if she is backstage if she might be utilized on the present. Nevertheless, WrestleMania is lower than two weeks away and earlier than Aptitude took time to get higher she challenged Asuka for a match on the huge occasion.
Since then, Rhea Ripley made her huge RAW debut final week and challenged Asuka herself for the RAW Girls’s Title. The match was confirmed between Ripley and Asuka and they’ll have a contract signing tonight.
Ripley had a latest interview with the New York Put up the place she commented on the potential of Aptitude being added to her WrestleMania match. Aptitude defeated Ripley eventually 12 months’s occasion for the NXT Girls’s Title.
Ripley stated, “I’d be down for the match if she acquired added, but additionally in a egocentric means I actually need to have a one-on-one match with Asuka. It’s one thing that I’ve needed for a protracted, very long time. I’ve all the time needed to step within the ring with Asuka and we haven’t had a one-on-one match ever. So I feel there’s that it issue that everybody is basically enthusiastic about. If Charlotte will get added to the match, I’m nonetheless not going to complain. It’s nonetheless going to be a incredible match and it’s going to be a incredible story. So I assume we’ll simply see what occurs. She all the time has her means, such as you stated, she’ll in all probability find yourself in it however that’s not my name to make. So I’ll be completely happy both means. I’m simply completely happy to have a match at WrestleMania and I feel it’s nonetheless gonna be nice whether or not it has Charlotte in it or not.”
There have been prior rumors of Aptitude exhibiting up on SmackDown however that was previous to her saying she examined constructive for COVID-19.
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