Raquel González is the brand new NXT Girls’s champion!
González beat defending champ Io Shirai for the title in the primary occasion of Night time 1 of NXT TakeOver: Stand & Ship.
In a match that over-delivered (though it in all probability might’ve been a couple of minutes longer) González was capable of get the higher of her opponent because of her brute energy.
The win marks the beginning of González’s first reign as a singles champion in WWE. She beforehand held the NXT Girls’s Tag Championship with Dakota Kai, however just for a couple of hours.
The 30-year-old signed with WWE in October of 2016 and her in-ring debut on January 20, 2017 at an NXT stay occasion. Beneath the identify Reina González, she competed within the inaugural Mae Younger Traditional match.