Former Diva Blasts WWE Over Natalya’s Flatulence Gimmick

Nick Paglino

Maria KanellisFormer WWE Diva and current "First Lady Of ROH," Maria Kanellis, joined Brian “Maveric” Bertrand and Chris Kelly recently on "Running The Ropes." Kanellis included some pretty bold words for the WWE and its current angle with Natalya Neidhart.

“I think that it’s a complete disrespect to a girl (Neidhart) with talent to give her a gimmick that’s a farting gimmick. How disrespectful can you be? She’s a Neidhart, come on! She’s incredible in the ring. It’s disrespectful to her, disrespectful to her family, and I cannot even believe that they went there. I think it really says something to how WWE feels about their Women’s Division.”

Maria also gave her opinion on both the Divas and Knockouts divisions, her continuing fashion in ROH, and so much more only on the 2-time Wrestling Radio Award Winner, "Running The Ropes:" The official podcast of the Unchained Wrestling Network located at

The interview in whole can be heard at starting at the 67 minute mark.

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