As seen throughout the December thirtieth 2022 version of WWE Smackdown, Charlotte Aptitude returned from hiatus and defeated Ronda Rousey to seize the Smackdown girls’s title proper after Rousey had efficiently defended her title towards Raquel Rodriguez.
In keeping with Dave Meltzer of F4WOnline.com, Rousey vs. Rodriguez for the Smackdown girls’s title was a part of a deliberate card itemizing for the 2023 Royal Rumble PLE that was written in mid-November. Meltzer famous that Charlotte successful the title “was a late plan as Rousey was scheduled for a unique path and within the PPV lineups that have been preliminarily made out in mid-November that went by Wrestlemania, Rousey was nonetheless to be the champion initially.” Charlotte’s father Ric Aptitude, who was in attendance for Smackdown, claimed that he didn’t know she returning and left the constructing earlier than it occurred.
It was beforehand reported that Rousey vs. Becky Lynch is no longer a creative direction for Wrestlemania 39. Meltzer said that the match is “impossible” to happen at this level.