WWE NXT’s Nikkia Lyons announced on Instagram Live that she has a partial tear on her MCL. She said it’s just a sprain that could have been worse. The injury is the reason why she had to pull out of the NXT Breakout Tournament on Wednesday.
Lyons showed off her brace on her leg and she said that she has started rehab. During the video, she expressed optimism about returning to the ring. She added that she does not need surgery.
Lyons said that her goal for her return is to come back better than she was before. Lyons is considered a rising star on the NXT brand and many believe that she has what it takes to make it as a main roster star at some point.
Click below for Lyons’ video update.