WWE star Mia Yim has confirmed she has tested positive for the coronavirus and as a result did not take part in the women’s Royal Rumble 2021. Yim wrestles under the name Reckoning within the Retribution stable.Also Read - WWE WrestleMania Backlash Live Streaming in India: Match Card, Date and Time; Online, TV Telecast on SonyLIV, Sony Ten Network

Yim, 31, had previously denied reports of being positive with COVID-19 before but on Saturday released an official statement asking for privacy. “This morning at around 10:30 am, I debunked a rumor stating I was positive with Covid. For that, I must make a statement,” she said in statement via her Twitter handle. Also Read - WWE: WrestleMania 38 Hits New High in India, 56.1 Million Viewers Watched it on Sony Sports Network

“I have been getting tested every week for several months now, all have been negatives. I was negative last week. I got tested this afternoon, less than an hour ago and it came back positive. Please respect my privacy. Please stay safe, wash your hands, and wear a mask. See you all soon!” the statement read. Also Read - Wales to Host United Kingdom's First Major WWE Stadium Event In 30 Years at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium

Yim was fired last December after suffering a wardrobe malfunction on Monday Night Raw that revealed her true identity. She had also suffered facial injuries and broken ribs injuries during a ladder match with lo Shirai.

WWE Royal Rumble 2021 Results

WWE Universal Championship Last Man Standing Match

Roman Reigns (c) vs. Kevin Owens – Reigns won

WWE Championship Match

Drew McIntyre (c) vs. Bill Goldberg – McIntyre won

WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship Match

Sasha Banks (c) vs. Carmella – Banks won

WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship Match

Charlotte Flair & Asuka (c) vs. Nia Jax & Shayna Baszler – Jax and Baszler won

30-Man Royal Rumble Match – Edge won

30-Woman Royal Rumble Match – Bianca Belair won