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Rhea Ripley ATTACKED by rival on WWE NXT Heatwave broadcast

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In a shocking turn of events during the recent WWE NXT Heatwave broadcast, Rhea Ripley found herself at the receiving end of a brutal attack.

The assailant? None other than Raquel Rodriguez. The WWE universe watched in disbelief as the drama unfolded during a high-stakes mixed tag match.

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Raquel Rodriguez’s Unexpected Appearance

The evening was already charged with anticipation as Rhea Ripley teamed up with Dominik Mysterio to face the duo of Lyra Valkyria and Dragon Lee.

However, the match took an unexpected twist when Raquel Rodriguez made her presence felt in a big way. Without any prior indication, she stormed the ring and launched a surprise attack on Ripley, leaving fans and commentators alike in shock.

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The Stakes are High – Rhea Ripley vs Raquel Rodriguez

This altercation wasn’t just a random act of aggression. It set the stage for an upcoming showdown between Rodriguez and Ripley.

The two are slated to face off for the coveted WWE Women’s World Championship at the WWE Payback 2023 pay-per-view event. Given the intensity of their recent encounter, this match promises to be an explosive one.

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NXT Digital Exclusive: Rodriguez Speaks Out

After the tumultuous events of the WWE NXT episode, Rodriguez didn’t leave fans in the dark.

She made an appearance in an NXT digital exclusive video, shedding light on her actions and possibly hinting at her strategy for the upcoming championship match.

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A Glimpse into Raquel Rodriguez

For those unfamiliar with Raquel Rodriguez, she’s not a newcomer to the wrestling scene.

Born Victoria González on 1/12/1991, she stands tall at 5’11.5″ and weighs 177 lbs. Rodriguez, previously known as Raquel Gonzalez, has already made a mark in the WWE, having held the NXT Women’s title in the past.

Her recent actions against Ripley only reaffirm her determination and drive to reclaim her spot at the top.

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