Post a Comment. During this time period, this saw the introduction of many female wrestlers who competed with the promotion. The following year, singer Cyndi Lauper began a verbal feud with manager "Captain" Lou Albano, who long had a reputation of being a villain, this brought professional wrestling into mainstream culture in a storyline that became known as the "Rock 'n' Wrestling Connection. Richter would then lose the title to Leilani Kai the following year but would win it back at Wrestlemania 1. Miss Elizabeth would later on debut managing Randy Savage.
Yes, this may sort of be true now. But if you've been a fan of the WWE for as long as I have, you know just as well as I do that this hasn't always been the case. As a matter of fact, the WWE Divas have only really been given an equal opportunity after GiveDivasaChance trended worldwide last year on Twitter, forcing WWE no other choice but to listen to their fans after the negative backlash they received from the hashtag. You have to remember, it wasn't too long ago that women were restricted to two-three minute matches on a regular basis, and who could forget the matches of the Attitude Era.