These 6 Black Women Are Killing The WWE Game
These Black women are breaking barriers in the white, male-dominated sport.
March 25, 2022 at 5:24 pm
When one thinks of WWE superstars, they often think of men like Hulk Hogan, Andre the Giant, Bruno Sammartino and even Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and John Cena.
But Black women have also been integral to the history of the WWE. One of the first-ever Black women who enjoyed superstar status was Marva Scott. Along with her sisters Babs Wingo and Ethel Johnson, Scott, who died in 2003 at the age of 65, proved that WWE superstars are more than just white men.
Now, as society moves toward a more inclusive representation, these six Black women are changing — and killing — the WWE game. Unapologetic, world-class performers and divas, here are the six Black women who are killing the wrestling game and becoming WWE superstars in their own right.