WWE Statement On Sasha Banks And Naomi Walking Out Of RAW
Mercedes Justine Kaestner-Varnado is an
American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE
as a member of the SmackDown brand under the ring name Sasha Banks
Trinity Fatu is an American
professional wrestler and dancer.
She is currently signed to WWE, where she performs on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Naomi.
WWE says that
Banks and Naomi abandon their Women’s Tag Team Titles
as they aren’t respected as a tag team, and claimed they felt unsafe.
"They claimed they were uncomfortable in the ring with two of their opponents even though
they’d had matches with those individuals in the past with no consequence."
"Monday Night Raw is a scripted live TV show, whose characters are expected to perform the requirements of their contract."
WWE issued this statement
We regret we were unable to deliver, as advertised, tonight’s main event
." they said
A six-pack challenge to determine the
#1 contender for the RAW Women’s Championship
was supposed to happen.
In WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions,
Naomi and Sasha Banks, versus Asuka, Becky Lynch, Doudrop, and Nikki A.S.H to decide the new challenger to Bianca Belair.
That match got suddenly changed early on in the show when
switched it to a singles match between Becky Lynch and Asuka.