WWE will welcome back Nikki and Brie bella at the end of May. WWE has announced that the Bella Twins will be returning to WWE. Compete in the Royal Rumble matchIt’s the first match the two have had in almost four years. On their podcast, Nikki Bellas spoke about their return and revealed that she is cleared to compete once again.
“I went in and saw my surgeon, my doctor, Dr. Ebay and all these people came in and it made me feel so special and then also I was like manifesting huge like, ‘Please also let this be a clearance,’ because I feel bad if all these people came in and then it was a big no,”She explained this on the most recent episode of The Bellas Podcast, ET Canada
Nikki continued to discuss her goals for her return. “Brie, I don’t know about you but I’m going in to win like, I’ve had unfinished business,”She spoke. “I would like to be the first-ever winner of the Royal Rumble to give the middle finger to both champions. To go ‘I want the tag titles.’ Like how badass would that be. Would I not just be the coolest person to go down in history…I feel like I’d have a little ‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin to me.”
Brie Bella and Nikki were the top two stars of the company from the 2000s to the 2010s. Nikki is a twice-time Divas Champion, while Brie has won the title once. The two were inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2020 (the ceremony was in 2021). Nikki, along with other injuries, announced her retirement from WWE in 2019 due to a cyst that was found in her brain.
“The greatest thing about WWE and big pay-per-views like the Royal Rumble is, you can come back for one great night and have fun,” Brie said. “And when I saw that Lita’s (Amy Christine Dumas) in it, even Summer Ray, I miss that girl. I can’t wait to see Summer! That’s what the Royal Rumble does. It brings together all these different generations of women and men to meet in the ring for one big night.”