WWE have announced that AJ Lee has retired.
A short statement on the company website confirmed that the former Divas champion has parted ways with the organisation.
AJ Lee (April Mendez) has decided to retire from in-ring competition with WWE. We wish AJ the very best.
Lee – real name April Brooks – debuted on the WWE main roster in May 2011, following an appearance on season 3 of NXT. She would go on to win the Divas championship on three occasions.
Her last televised appearance was on this past Monday’s Raw, where she teamed with Paige and Naomi to defeat Natalya and the Bella Twins.
In 2014 she famously married former WWE superstar CM Punk.