This week’s episode of NXT noticed injured star Io Shirai making her in-ring return for the model and she or he gained a giant match up throughout her comeback on the present.
This week’s episode of the Black And Yellow model was
anticipated to see Xia Li competing in opposition to Aliyah for a spot within the introduced #1
contenders ladder match for the NXT Ladies’s Championship.
Nevertheless, Li was attacked by somebody backstage earlier than the match can happen. After it was declared that she was unable to compete on the present, officers introduced that Shirai has been cleared for in-ring motion.
The Japanese star was then despatched to the ring for the match. She went on to defeat Aliyah and earn herself the spot within the upcoming ladder match. You’ll be able to take a look at some photographs of the bout beneath:
Io Shirai suffered a leg damage throughout a match with Toni Storm on the January 22 episode of NXT. On the time, it was reported that she is going to keep out of motion for 2 months.
With this win, the returning star has joined Chelsea Inexperienced, Tegan Nox, and Mia Yim within the listing of confirmed names for the upcoming ladder match.
The winner of the bout is predicted to obtain a shot on the title after WrestleMania, the place the present champion Rhea Ripley will defend her championship in opposition to the winner of 2020 Royal Rumble, Charlotte Aptitude