Alexa Bliss Stunned After Io Shirai’s Scary Fall Off the Ladder During NXT Halloween Havoc

Published 10/27/2021, 11:01 AM EDT


Io Shirai took a nasty fall from a ladder on a ladder during the ladder match at WWE NXT 2.0. The fall had several around the industry reacting, and one such was Alexa Bliss.

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It so happened that during the Halloween Havoc Ladder Match, three teams went up against each other – Io Shirai and Zoey Stark vs. Indi Hartwell and Persia Pirotta vs. Toxic Attraction.

During that match, Io Shirai was at the top of the ladder when Indi Hartwell pushed the ladder. Shirai dropped on top of another ladder which was kept ringside, neck first.

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Not only did it make Alexa Bliss react, so did the fans! The fall took everyone by horror and the fans expressed their concern for Shirai following the match.

Io Shirai is one of the top woman on the NXT roster

After the fight Shirai put up today, she’s proved why she’s one of the top women on the roster.

Even though she lost the WWE NXT Women’s Tag Team Titles, she’s still very much in the competition. In fact, the current champions should really watch out for her!

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If nothing else, Shirai and Zoey Stark deserve a rematch for the NXT Women’s Tag Team Titles against the current champions – Gigi Dolin and Jacy Jayne.

On the other hand, Shirai may be ready for the main roster. What do you think?

Alexa Bliss is already aiming for the championship

While The Twisted Goddess of WWE has expressed her appreciation for what Shirai did, she herself is aiming for the championship.

Currently, Bliss is working under the red brand, and prior to Crown Jewel 2021, Charlotte Flair was the Raw Women’s Champion. Bliss had a feud with Flair, and The Queen destroyed Bliss’ precious Lilly Doll.

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Now, Flair went to SmackDown, and Becky Lynch came to Raw. Therefore, Lynch is the current Raw Women’s Champion. Bliss has already shown her interest in challenging The Man for the title.

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However, the feud isn’t confirmed yet. So far, only Bianca Belair has stepped up to Becky Lynch. Maybe Bliss will follow soon? Let’s see what happens!

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Shuvangi Sen Chaudhury

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Shuvangi is a senior WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. She has over 1000 published WWE articles and also has experience in content operations with Forbes. Having completed her undergraduation from Royal Holloway, University of London, Shuvangi is closely aligned to the fitness industry, having amateur skills levels in tennis and basketball while rowing at a regatta level.

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