Paige’s unexpected retirement from the ring on last night’s Raw drew an outpouring of emotion from the WWE Universe, and plenty of respect and admiration from Paige’s peers. In the hours since the Superstar revealed that she will be stepping away from the ring, numerous touching tributes have been posted by women who battle Paige in the squared circle, those who were influenced by her and those who influenced her.
Read what other female Superstars had to say about one of the true trailblazers of the Women's Evolution.
Feelings are bittersweet right now .. @RealPaigeWWE has been such a mentor to me since the day I got here. She is insanely talented and I know whatever chapter is to follow will be just as amazing as this one. 💜 thank you Paige! #ABSOLUTION— Daria Berenato (@SonyaDevilleWWE) April 10, 2018
Thank you @RealPaigeWWE for being one of my all time favorite opponents I’ve ever worked with in the ring. I’m so proud of you for being so strong but I’m also so excited for so many incredible opportunities coming your way. You’re a star and you were born to shine! I 🖤 you! pic.twitter.com/L1erOWqdlO— Nattie (@NatbyNature) April 10, 2018
Your health and future will bring incredible things. #ThankYouPaige— Beth Copeland (@TheBethPhoenix) April 10, 2018