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WWE's Sasha Banks, Xavier Woods nominated for Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and John Cena are also nominated for awards.
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A pair of WWE stars are among the nominees for this year's Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards.

Sasha Banks and Xavier Woods have both received Kids' Choice Awards nominations. Banks is nominated for Favorite Female Sports Star, while Woods is nominated for Favorite Male [Social Media] Creator.

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka, Simone Biles, Candace Parker, and Chloe Kim are also nominated in Banks' category.

Woods is listed under the name Austin Creed, which is the name that he goes by on UpUpDownDown and other social media platforms. MrBeast, Ninja, Ryan's World, Spencer X, and Unspeakable are the other nominees in his category.

The awards show will air live on Nickelodeon at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time on Saturday, April 9 and is being hosted by Miranda Cosgrove and former WWE 24/7 Champion Rob Gronkowski.

Voting for the awards is now open. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and John Cena are also nominated for Favorite Movie Actor.

"We can’t be denied!!," Banks tweeted about her nomination. "The Boss is nominated for Fav Female Sports Star at the 2022 #KCAs! Vote now at kidschoiceawards.com and see who wins April 9 on @Nickelodeon"

Banks & Naomi and Rhea Ripley & Liv Morgan will challenge Zelina Vega & Carmella for the WWE Women's Tag Team titles in a triple threat match at WrestleMania 38 night two on Sunday, April 3.

Woods has been out of action since January after suffering a torn plantaris. He said on January 13 that he expected the injury to sideline him for 4-6 weeks.