Charlotte Flair And Asuka React To Title Change On SmackDown

Charlotte with the SmackDown Women's Championship
Charlotte with the SmackDown Women's Championship

This week’s episode of SmackDown saw a shocking title change as Charlotte Flair defeated Asuka to become an 8 time Women’s Champion in WWE.

After the show, both Charlotte and the former Champion Asuka, as well as ‘The Man’ Becky Lynch reacted to this surprising turn of event in their own way.

The Japanese star was the first to react, and commenting on the end of her short reign with the Blue Brand’s title, the former NXT Champion simply wrote ‘over’:

For Becky Lynch, this was another opportunity to take some shots at her arch rival, and she pointed out how Flair did nothing to earn this title opportunity in the following tweet:

Finally, the new champion herself posted a photo of her with the Women’s title and she also praised Asuka for being the most talented women she has shared a ring with:

Charlotte was also interviewed backstage by Kayla Braxton where the SmackDown Star talked about her surprising victory during the show.

She took her own shot at Lynch saying that the one talking the loudest is also the one who will be walking into WrestleMania without a title:

There are speculations about WWE unifying both the Women’s Championships after this week’s SmackDown but nothing has been confirmed so far. We’ll keep you posted if any such news comes.