After a few weeks of teasing the contest, WWE made NXT Women’s Champion Rhea Ripley defending her title against Charlotte Flair at WrestleMania 36 official.
Of course, Flair won the Women’s Royal Rumble Match last month in order to be able to choose which title she wanted to challenge for at the biggest event of the year for WWE.
Fast forward to Sunday’s WWE NXT TakeOver: Portland event from the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon, Ripley made her latest title defense against Bianca Belair. After the match, Flair attacked Ripley and accepted her challenge.
For more on who came up with the idea for the feud, click here.
Both Flair and Ripley sounded off on their match through the power of social media. They wrote the following: