SmackDown LIVE Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair will officially defend her title against 2018 Women’s Royal Rumble winner Asuka at WrestleMania 34 next month. On Talking Smack last night after the WWE’s Fastlane pay-per-view (PPV), Charlotte Flair was asked if she thinks “The Empress of Tomorrow” is overrated.
Charlotte Flair responded by saying she’s not underestimating the former NXT Women’s Champion, and she doesn’t think Asuka is underestimating her either:
After winning the first-ever Women’s Royal Rumble this past January, Asuka had her choice of challenging Charlotte Flair or Raw Women’s Champion Alexa Bliss at WrestleMania. Alexa Bliss took to Twitter to react to Asuka opting to challenge Charlotte Flair over herself at “The Show of Shows”:
— Alexa Bliss (@AlexaBliss_WWE) March 12, 2018
We’ve noted that Randy Orton defeated Bobby Roode for the United States Championship at last night’s Fastlane PPV event. After the match WWE posted an interview with Bobby Roode to get his reaction to the title loss. He admitted that Randy Orton was the better man that night and you can bet on a rematch: