It was announced during Friday night’s episode of SmackDown on FOX, WWE Hall of Famers The Bella Twins will be entrants in the 30-Woman Royal Rumble Match.
Nikki took to Twitter Friday night to dedicate her in-ring return to her son, Matteo. She also posted to her Instagram, a thank you to her neurosurgeon, Dr. Juan Santiago Uribe, for clearing her to return to the ring.
Hi @beckylynchwwe 💋💪🏼 …… or maybe @charlottewwe 🖤❤️ Hhmmm what color looks better on me??? 💙❤️ And thank you @thejuanuribe for clearing me so I can come back and kick some ass! #royalrumble#fearlessnikki#bellaarmy#bellalution
The Bella Twins’ last televised Tag Team Match was on the September 3, 2018 episode of Raw where they defeated Liv Morgan and Sarah Logan. Nikki wrestled her final singles match back on October 28, 2018 against Ronda Rousey at the Evolution pay-per-view.
So far, there are 18-Women that have been announced to participate in the 30-Woman Battle Royal Match.
Back in June of 2019, Nikki revealed that in addition to her neck issues, she also had a cyst on her brain which was the reason she retired from WWE.
This year’s WWE Royal Rumble will take place on at The Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis, Missouri on Saturday, January 29. The event will stream live on Peacock in the US, and WWE Network everywhere else, beginning at 8:00 pm ET.