Former WWE Superstar Victoria has officially announced her retirement.
Victoria, whose real name is Lisa Marie Varon, made the announcement via her Instagram account. She wrestled her last match this past weekend in a bout against Melina for Masters of the Ring Entertainment.
She thanked the promotion for putting her in their main event for her final match, adding that it’s an honor to have left the ring that night as the Women’s Masters of the Ring Entertainment Champion. Varon also thanked Melina, Terri Runnels and Trish Stratus for sharing the moment with her. She asked that fans don’t feel sad for her, but instead for them to be happy as she has had an awesome 20 year run in the industry.
“As @therealkurtangle said, “Oh It’s True. It’s damn True” Thank you @mastersofringentertainment for main eventing my final match this past Saturday. It’s such an honor leaving the ring as the Women’s Masters of the Ring Entertainment Champion. Thank you @realmelina , @theterrirunnels and @trishstratuscom for sharing this moment with me. Don’t be sad for me… be happy for me. I had an awesome 20 year run. I love you all so very much. I’m appreciative of your support and loyalty.”
Varon also wrestled in Impact Wrestling under the ring name Tara. She retires as a two-time WWE Women’s Champion and five-time Knockouts Champion.