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Is Nikki Bella's days in the wrestling ring over?

Nikki Bella was distraught not to be included in the WWE draft. PICTURE: Instagram

Nikki Bella was distraught not to be included in the WWE draft. PICTURE: Instagram

Published Jan 26, 2017

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Nikki Bella was distraught not to be included in the WWE draft after finally being cleared to train again following her neck injury.

The 'Total Divas' star had been given the all-clear by medics to return to the ring following her neck injury so was stunned to receive an email letting her know she wouldn't be part of the wrestling brand extension.

She said: "I don't even have words right now.

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A video posted by Nikki Bella (@thenikkibella) on Dec 30, 2016 at 5:30pm PST

I just got the worst email anyone could ever get. I literally just got an email which says I cannot be a part of the draft. I was cleared by my surgeon, I feel ready to go, I really just don't know what to think right now.

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For some reason I thought that they'd wanna clear me quick and make sure I was a big part of the draft, but I'm not on the roster...so is like that the end for me?

A photo posted by Nikki Bella (@thenikkibella) on Dec 5, 2016 at 9:48am PST

However, while the 33 year old star initially questioned whether her career was at an end, she vowed to continue training hard in order to make her return to the WWE eventually.

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Speaking on the midseason finale of 'Total Divas', she said: "I feel really sad because I'm not at TV with the other girls, I'm not getting drafted, but I'm going to prove to everyone that Nikki Bella will be back in that ring, because no one can stop me.

A photo posted by Nikki Bella (@thenikkibella) on Oct 10, 2016 at 9:35am PDT

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Earlier in the episode, after being given the green light to resume her training, Nikki admitted she was feeling like a beginner as she had been out due to her injury for such a long time. She said: I'm totally feeling like a beginner right now. I've been out for a year and a year is a long time to be missing from the ring.

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