Sasha Banks and Naomi are now not the WWE Ladies’s Tag Crew Champions. Veteran announcer Michael Cole revealed on Friday Night SmackDown that the pair has been suspended indefinitely after strolling out on a reside taping of Monday Night time Uncooked earlier this week.
“We could have a future event to crown the brand new WWE Ladies’s Tag Crew Champions,” Cole said during Friday’s broadcast.
PWI first reported that Sasha had a difficulty with the result of a deliberate most important occasion, which might have featured each in a Six Pack Problem alongside Asuka, Becky Lynch, Doudrop and Nikki A.S.H. to find out who would face Bianca Belair at “Hell in a Cell.” Sasha reportedly met with CEO Vince McMahon to precise her considerations, and McMahon is claimed to have refused to vary his plans for the crew. That’s when she left the constructing with Naomi.
Becky Lynch filmed segments on the fly with Adam Pearce to arrange the brand new most important occasion that includes Lynch vs. Asuka.
WWE confirmed that Naomi and Sasha met with WWE Head of Expertise Relations John Laurinaitis “with their suitcases in hand, positioned their tag crew championship belts on his desk, and walked out.”
In WWE’s official statement, the corporate stated that Sasha and Naomi felt they “weren’t revered sufficient as tag crew champions” and “have been uncomfortable within the ring with two of their opponents,” including: “Monday Night time Uncooked is a scripted reside TV present, whose characters are anticipated to carry out the necessities of their contract.”
Sasha and Naomi have but to launch statements of their very own.