Saudi Arabia recently hosted its first women’s wrestling match not too long ago and it truly was a historic moment.
The contest, in Riyadh, featured WWE stars Natalya and Lacey Evans who both have stated how honored they were with the opportunity
And Lacey Evans recently shared a very moving call she had with her daughter just minutes before she stepped in the ring.
Take a look.
— WWE (@WWE) November 29, 2019
The landmark match was part of the WWE Crown Jewel event which took place at Riyadh’s King Fahd International Stadium, which can seat 68,000 spectators.
Saudi wrestler Mansoor shared, ahead of the event, just how excited he – and his sister – were and could not wait to watch the match live.
— Mansoor (منصور الشهيل) (@KSAMANNY) October 30, 2019