“A Thread of Whiners”- Nia Jax Fires Back at Fan Criticism Following a Scary Botch on WWE Raw

Published 01/27/2021, 7:15 AM EST


Nia Jax came under fire following this week’s RAW. Jax, who has been previously accused of legitimately injuring her opponents in matches, threw Dana Brooke in a hard-hitting power bomb.

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Fortunately, Brooke was reportedly doing okay backstage. During the allegedly botched power bomb, Brooke landed severely on the back of her head, which led to many speculations that she might have suffered a concussion.

Soon fans started criticizing Jax for being unsafe in the ring. These criticisms increased after Alex McCarthy of TalkSport posted a Twitter video of the incident.

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McCarthy later clarified that sparking a debate was not his intention, and he shared it merely because the spot looked brutal, fans criticized itanyway. After a while, Nia Jax retweeted McCarthy’s video and called concerned fans “a thread of whiners.”

She responded to another concerned fan who spoke about Dana Brooke’s safety and Nia’s recklessness. Jax said, “Glad to see I’m still living rent-free in all you weak a** loser’s heads.”

Nia Jax participated in a really messy match on WWE RAW

On this week’s Raw, Shayna Baszler and Charlotte Flair faced each other in a singles match. However, several interruptions restarted the match multiple times and the match ultimately became a six-woman tag-team match.

First Nia Jax disrupted the match and the initial match ended in a disqualification. On the second time, Dana Brooke, Mandy Rose, and Lacey Evans interrupted the match, and it ended with Shayna Baszler getting counted out.

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Upon the heels’ request, WWE official Adam Pearce made it into a tag team match. During this time, Nia Jax power bombed Dana Brooke in the center of the ring, followed by a leg drop as she picked up the victory.

Nia Jax previously injured the likes of Kairi Sane, Becky Lynch, and Charlotte Flair. She also gets criticized for mistimed moves and awkward in-ring skills.

At the upcoming Royal Rumble 2021, Nia and Shayna will face the current Tag Team champions Charlotte and Asuka as a rematch to regain the title.

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Angana Roy

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Angana Roy is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports, having published more than 800 professional wrestling articles. She is currently pursuing higher studies in English language and literature from the University of Calcutta and has over three years of experience in journalism. As a life-long fan of the sports entertainment brand of pro-wrestling, her work consists of live coverage of weekly shows, PPVs, speculating the future course of storylines and everything in between.

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