Roxanne Perez comments on winning the NXT Women's Championship.
Perez earned a title shot by winning the Iron Survivor Challenge at NXT Deadline. In the main event of the December 13 episode of WWE NXT, Perez defeated Mandy Rose to win the title. With the victory, Perez won her first singles title in WWE.
In an NXT Exclusive, Perez discussed the win and stated that everything she has done has led her to this point. She stated that every trial and tribulation was worth it because she made her dream come true. Perez also noted that she wanted her triumph to show other little girls that they could do the same thing.
“About 2016, I have it right here on my wrist, is the year I started wrestling. I was 14 years, and that was the day that I just said, I’m gonna do everything I can to make sure that I get to the WWE. No matter what it takes, I’m gonna get there.' My whole life revolved around wrestling up until now. Everything single thing I did was to be here and was for this championship. I’m sure you saw, I just broke down into tears out there. Everything was worth it. All the trials, the tribulations, the ups and the downs. Every single thing was so worth it. This is proof to every little girl out there that no matter what you tell yourself, no matter what doubts there are in your mind, it can happen. You can become the NXT Women’s Champion," Perez said,
Check out Booker T's comments about Perez's win at NXT Deadline here.
Perez previously reflected on her WWE SmackDown debut. Click here to see what she had to say.
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