Becky Lynch’s comments about wanting to eliminate the label “women’s”, from the women’s division has received a lot of attention. She issued a statement clarifying them on Tuesday night’s episode of WWE Backstage.
She talks about how “The best thing for the women’s division right now is we eliminate the term ‘women’s’” as it held the division back.” Those comments received renewed attention after a report today that WWE has decided to remove the gender distinction from the NXT Women’s Championship, making it simply known as the NXT Championship.
This caused some confusion among fans, as the male equivalent already goes by that name. Lynch posted to her Twitter account to discuss her comments, saying:
— The Man (@BeckyLynchWWE) January 23, 2020