Rhea Ripley Reveals What Surprised Her About Her Rivalry With Charlotte Flair In WWE


As noted, Rhea Ripley recently spoke with talkSPORT for an in-depth interview covering all things pro wrestling.

In addition to the highlights from the interview we published here on the website, the Raw Women's Champion also spoke about how she expected her rivalry with Charlotte Flair to last longer than it actually did.

Featured below is the excerpt from the interview where she touches on this particular topic.

"I didn’t really know what the whole plan was for the rest of the year, but I thought it would last a lot longer than it did. I thought I’d be, in my mind, having matches with Charlotte for the majority of the year then possibly going to Raw or SmackDown and continuing things there. But, it didn’t happen and I’m still really thankful I got that extra time in NXT because I got to do so much cool stuff. Like I got to wrestle one of my best friends, Raquel Gonzalez, and have epic matches. I’m still really thankful I got to stay and do my work there, but I definitely thought it was going to lead somewhere different."

Check out the complete interview at talkSPORT.com.

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