Chelsea Green, the resilient wrestler with a knack for defying the odds, recently reflected on her triumphant return to WWE and her memorable performances in the Royal Rumble matches of 2023 and 2024. After a hiatus of nearly three years, Green made a surprise comeback as an entrant in the Women’s Royal Rumble match, setting the stage for an unforgettable journey back into the spotlight.
In a candid interview, Green shared her perspective on last year’s Royal Rumble performance, acknowledging the brevity of her appearance but embracing the significance of her moment in the spotlight.
“I feel like I had the performance of a lifetime last year too because you cannot erase history,” Green remarked. “You can erase history, but [my time of] five seconds, that now is going to be in the opening of the Royal Rumble for quite a while with Valhalla joining me now as well.”
Despite the fleeting nature of her initial comeback, Green’s resilience and determination propelled her towards a more promising trajectory in the following year. As she returned to the Royal Rumble match in 2024, Green showcased her enduring spirit and tenacity, lasting nearly 18 minutes before ultimately being eliminated by the formidable Becky Lynch.
Reflecting on her aspirations for the Royal Rumble matches, Green emphasized her commitment to entertaining the audience and leaving a lasting impression on WWE fans worldwide.
“Really [my] goal of Royal Rumble is just to be the person that entertains, the person the crowd talks about whether it’s cheering for or booing or whatever it is,” Green explained. “Really, that is and has been always my goal coming back to WWE, is always just to get people talking.”
As Green looks ahead to the future, she does so with renewed optimism and a sense of fulfillment, buoyed by the opportunities that lie ahead, including the ability to travel internationally with WWE thanks to her newly acquired green card.
With each Royal Rumble appearance, Chelsea Green continues to carve out her place in wrestling history, proving that perseverance, passion, and a dash of showmanship are the true ingredients for success in the world of sports entertainment.
Chelsea Green’s journey from a brief, yet impactful appearance in the Royal Rumble to a standout performance in the following year’s match is a testament to her resilience and determination. In her own words, Green embraces the significance of her moments in the spotlight, acknowledging the lasting impact of her history-making five-second stint. As she looks ahead to the future with optimism and excitement, Green remains committed to entertaining the WWE universe and leaving a lasting impression with each and every appearance. Her story is one of perseverance, passion, and the unwavering pursuit of success in the unpredictable world of professional wrestling.