Naomi undergoes surgery

Friday Night SmackDown Superstar Naomi announced that she has undergone an unexpected surgery today.

Naomi made the announcement on her Instagram story, stating she had the surgery to remove a massive fibroma that had been causing her issues for the past year and a half:

“In the midst of hurricane sally and Covid I also underwent an unexpected 6 hr surgery to finally remove a massive fibroid that’s caused me severe anemia fatigue horrible abdominal pains and more problems I don’t even want to mention over the past year and a half…I’m recovering well I’m relieved and already feeling so much better so family friends and fans don’t worry I’m ok lol miss ya #myomectomyrecovery”

Responding to a fan on Twitter, Naomi reported that she is already feeling better, recovering well, and misses the fans. There is no word on when she will return.

Naomi last appeared on television on the August 21 SmackDown in a Beat The Clock Challenge against Sasha Banks and Bayley. Naomi was defeated by Banks, but beat Bayley in the challenge.