In September, PWInsider reported that Melina had signed a new WWE contract and could be returning to the firm imminently. That turned out to not be the case, as Melina debunked the rumors herself a day later.
The former multi-time WWE Women’s Champion sat down with Louis Dangoor of WrestleTalk at present to debate varied subjects.
When the topic of her obvious WWE return got here up, Melina determined to set the report straight. She confirmed there have been talks with WWE, however a knee damage prevented her from signing.
“It was talks of [a return]. Talks of seeing if it was possible and all that stuff. Everyone made such a big deal out of it. I was in talks with [WWE], but I never signed a contract, there was nothing going on. Just ‘hey would you consider, would you be open?’. I’m like ‘hell yeah’. Well it turned out I have like a bad knee, and I can’t wrestle.”
“It’s never a guarantee” – Melina on signing a new contract with WWE
Melina additionally downplayed the concept that the knee damage was the solely factor conserving WWE from signing her to a new deal last year. She made it recognized that even when she was utterly wholesome, the firm nonetheless may not have signed her.
“Who is aware of if I didn’t have a unhealthy knee if they’d have signed me? Or you by no means know, if I had a good knee they needed to see if I used to be open to it, however in all probability not get signed. That’s simply the method wrestling is. It’s by no means a assure.”
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Published 24 Feb 2021, 05:49 IST