High praise for NXT from legends, Sasha Banks celebrates title win
NXT Takeover: Rival, has recieved rave reviews from both fans and those within the wrestling business. Former WWE Intercontinental Champion Lance Storm took to Twitter to praise the Divas Fatal Four Way match, that saw Sasha Banks walk away with the Women’s Title. “You have my respect and admiration,” Tweeted Storm to all of the women involved.
Sasha Banks was up against Bayley, Becky Lynch and Charlotte, ultimately taking the belt away from the Nature Boy’s Daughter. She discussed the big win in a backstage video:
Following the loss Charlotte is now expected to be brought up to the main roster, despite have detractors who do no feel she fits the typical “Diva” mold.
WWE Hall of Famer Edge also Tweeted praise on the main event NXT Title match between Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn. Owens became the new champion after the referee decided to ring the bell because Zayn was in no condition to continue. Edge described the bout as a “great, brutal start to the next chapter in the story.”