As every conflict is inevitably settled in the ring, the relationships between the stars serve as the foundation for the entire enterprise.

As heels turn and faces leap to their friends’ defence, it is their interlocking ties that cause an emotional reaction in the crowd.

, Daniel Bryan and Brie Bella’s relationship becomes very public.

The self-proclaimed hippie couple, with their love of clean eating and recycling, recently gave birth to their first daughter, Birdie.

MIKE and Maria Kanellis have demanded the WWE terminate their contracts after growing fed up with their lack of air time, according to reports.

Pro Wrestling Sheet claim the couple have been unhappy for some time now and made the decision a few weeks ago.

Plenty of relationships are entirely fabricated to cause shock (and sometimes disgust) amongst viewers. As we move into the age of social media, it is more and more difficult to maintain kayfabe.

Why even bother to make couples up when there are so many real pairings to bring into storylines?Miroslav Barnyashev, better known as Rusev, is a Bulgarian powerlifter turned pro-wrestler.Catherine Joy Perry, born in Florida but growing up in the Latvian SSR, debuted as Rusev’s manager under the name Lana in 2013 with an exaggerated Russian accent and anti-American tendencies. Vince Mc Mahon was apparently unsure of the pair working as a unit in the ring, wanting to push Rusev’s brutish persona and finding the love-story with Lana softening the superstar’s facade.But should they grant their request, Mike and Maria could fancy their chances in a number of independent promotions including AEW, which has just launched.A Twitter exchange led to a confirmation of another romantic relationship in WWE.Unavoidably, romantic love is a prime source of inspiration for Creative.