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 - Road Dogg, WWE Hall of Famer, Hospitalised After Heart Attack

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 - The Great Khali to be Inducted Into WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2021

“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 - WWE SmackDown Results Today: Daniel Bryan Beats Jey Uso in Steel Cage Match to Set up Universal Championship Clash Against Roman Reigns at Fastlane

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