Women on the rise in WWE

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Now, more than ever, WWE fans have a myriad of female superstars to root for when watching their favourite shows.

The WWE brand has seen the presence of women in various roles increase since the 80s.

The introduction of the term "Divas" in the 90s was used to refer to all WWE women, highlighting women in various roles including superstars, managers, ring announcers and interviewers.

During Wrestlemania 32, the brand decided to drop the term "Divas", and to refer to all performers equally as WWE Superstars.


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