Nikkita Lyons will be sidelined.
Nikkita Lyons took to social media to reveal that she suffered a torn ACL and meniscus injury. It is unknown how long she will be sidelined from competition.
Lyons most recently wrestled on the January 20 (taped on January 17) episode of NXT Level Up, defeating Jakara Jackson. NXT ran an angle on Tuesday's episode where Lyons was attacked in the parking lot.
ACL & Meniscus are torn.----This comeback is personal. Thank you to all who consistently show love & genuine support. it means the -- to me.--Those of you who don’t see the vision, thank you too. Stay ya a** right there. This is just another lesson life needed to teach. -- Love. pic.twitter.com/kOrMryOZsu— Nikkita Lyons (@nikkita_wwe) January 25, 2023
Lyons was part of the NXT Women's Title Number One Contendership Battle Royal at NXT New Year's Evil on January 10.
Lyons suffered a partial MCL tear and an MCL sprain in May 2022, which caused her to be removed from the NXT Women's Breakout Tournament. She missed just over a month of action with the injury.
Fightful will provide updates on Lyons when more is known. We wish her the best in her recovery.