Former WWE Raw guest host Maria Menounos has been announced to appear at WWE's upcoming Tribute to the Troops taping, and she posted the following on her Twitter account concerning recent training for the appearance:
"Started training for WWE Thursday p.m. and a.m.," Menounos wrote. "So bruised and beaten up. Trained in an outdoor ring during our mini L.A. hurricane…"
"Gotta work really hard if I'm going up against Beth Phoenix and the gang. Nervous…ok terrified…can't turn back now, can I?… I went through the basics the other night – hip toss, arm drag. etc. Will learn more this week!"