The American network E! presented the final episode of Total Bellas Season 4 on March 24th. In this episode, Nikki Bella announced that she was officially retiring from the WWE. Nikki explains that during the last European tour, she had the impression that her body could no longer follow all these fights and many trips. She explains that she has therefore made the decision to withdraw from the competition:
“I’m going to hang up my jersey. […] I am ready.”
Her last televised fight was at WWE Evolution 2018, she lost to Ronda Rousey. In fact, this announcement falls two weeks after her twin sister Brie Bella, who also announced that she will end her career at WWE.
This absence of the WWE will allow Bella to focus on other projects as well as their personal lives. Following the broadcast of the last episode, the Bella have already announced a new project. Indeed, as of Wednesday, they will start a podcast on iTunes under the name ” The Bellas Podcast ”.