In a stunning revelation, AEW star Red Velvet recently bared her soul on Pope’s Point of View with Elijah Burke, unveiling the arduous journey she undertook during her nine-month hiatus from the ring. The cause behind this extended sabbatical? A relentless knee injury that shackled her inactivity for almost a year, putting her career in jeopardy.
The Silent Struggle
The curtain fell on Red Velvet’s in-ring appearances on February 1, during a fierce bout against Jade Cargill for the coveted AEW TBS Title. Little did fans know that this marked the beginning of a silent struggle, a grueling nine-month battle against a nagging knee injury that threatened to shatter her dreams.
Gratitude in the Face of Adversity
However, amidst the shadows of uncertainty, Red Velvet maintained an unwavering spirit. Her triumphant return on November 8 in Portland marked the culmination of a challenging journey. With tears of joy in her eyes, she expressed profound gratitude for the opportunity to step back into the squared circle.
“Recently, as everyone has seen, I just came back from a knee injury that had me off for nine months, almost a total of a year gone. I made my comeback on November 8 in Portland. It didn’t stop there, I went back to back to back, I call it the comeback tour. It didn’t stop there, it went on and on. It was a great high of coming back, and I’m so grateful.”
Rollercoaster of Emotions
The rollercoaster ride of emotions didn’t halt with her comeback. On November 10, Red Velvet secured a triumphant victory against Ruby Soho on AEW Rampage, fueling the fire of her resurgence. However, the thrill was short-lived as the November 15 episode of AEW Dynamite brought forth a challenging setback.
Setback on AEW Dynamite
In a heartbreaking turn of events, Red Velvet faced defeat at the hands of Skye Blue on the November 15 episode of AEW Dynamite. The loss raised questions about the trajectory of her career, leaving fans in suspense about her imminent return to the AEW television spotlight.
The Uncertain Future
In the aftermath of her defeat against Skye Blue on November 15, Red Velvet’s absence from AEW television has left the wrestling community in suspense. The uncertainty surrounding her next move fuels discussions and speculations.
Fans eagerly await news of her imminent return, grappling with questions about potential strategies for a comeback or if she will take time for strategic recalibration. The wrestling world stands at the precipice, eagerly anticipating the next electrifying chapter in Red Velvet’s undeniably resilient journey..
Triumph and Tribulation
Red Velvet’s journey embodies the essence of triumph over tribulation. Her openness about the struggles with injury adds a layer of humanity to the larger-than-life world of professional wrestling. As she navigates the peaks and valleys of her career, fans remain firmly invested in the resilience and passion she brings to the ring.
In a sport defined by its larger-than-life personas, Red Velvet’s story serves as a poignant reminder that even the mightiest warriors face battles beyond the spotlight. The wrestling world eagerly awaits the next chapter in Red Velvet’s saga, as she continues to inspire with her indomitable spirit and unwavering dedication to the craft.