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WWE Star Announces Her Career Is Over Due To Injuries

Nikki Bella

COLOGNE, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 07: Nikki Bella during the WWE Live Show at Lanxess Arena on November 7, 2018 in Cologne, Germany. (Photo by Marc Pfitzenreuter/Getty Images)

A legend in the WWE has decided to call it a career, although it wasn't exactly on her own time.

In a recent appearance on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Nikki Bella confirmed on Wednesday that her in-ring career is over due to injury concerns.

The two-time former WWE Divas champion revealed she suffered a number of neck injuries and had a herniated disc.

She also revealed she was diagnosed with a cyst on her brain.

Here's what she had to say about the decision to walk away, via ESPN:

"I really wanted to go back and fight for the tag titles. I've always had my neck issues, and after neck surgery it hasn't been OK. I [felt] like I needed to get that checkup before we went back for the tag titles.

Then it came back that I herniated the disk above where I had surgery, I have all this inflammation around the metal, and then I have a cyst on my brain. So they were like, 'You're done, no more, you're out.'"

It's a tough break for one of the most popular wrestlers in the WWE.

Nikki and her sister Brie grew to fame on reality a pair of reality TV shows: "Total Divas" and "Total Bellas."