Tiffany Stratton Breaks Silence After NXT Title Loss

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Tiffany Stratton spoke out after her September 12th NXT Title loss to Becky Lynch.

The main event of the September 12th episode of NXT saw Becky Lynch capture a prize that previously eluded her when she pinned Tiffany Stratton to become the new NXT Women’s Champion.

The bout between the two stars was back and forth and at one point saw Lynch attempt to drive the champion through the announce table with a leg drop. The finish saw Stratton go for her Prettiest Moonsault Ever, Lynch moved but Stratton landed on her feet only to walk right into a Manhandle Slam which allowed Becky Lynch to win the title.

Having Lynch in the main event proved to be a massive ratings success as more than one million people tuned in by the time Lynch raised the title above her head. Lynch declared that she and husband Seth Rollins are “controlling the business,” and Rollins had high praise for his wife’s accomplishment, saying the two are once again a “championship family.”

“I’m Only Just Beginning” – Tiffany Stratton

As for Tiffany Stratton, she doesn’t seem downtrodden by the loss of her NXT Women’s Championship. Instead, the star is looking to the future, declaring that she’s just getting started in her young career. Taking to social media, Stratton wrote:

“The only time you’ll catch me looking back is to see how far I’ve come, and I’m only just beginning.”

Tiffany Stratton signed with WWE in August of 2021. She made her television debut the following November on an episode of 205 Live and would debut in NXT the next month.

The star was sidelined with injury following a Lights Out Match against Wendy Choo in August of 2022, finally making her in-ring return in January of 2023. At Battleground in May, Stratton defeated Lyra Valkyria in the finals of an eight-woman eliminator tournament to crown a new NXT Women’s Champion after the title was vacated by Indi Hartwell.