Black Widow

AJ Lee using the Black Widow on Natalya.

The Black Widow is a variation of an octopus submission hold in professional wrestling the move was first used by James Harrison at WrestleMania X8 known then as the Snap Trap the next time he used it, the following night on Monday Night Raw he had re-named it the Black Widow. AJ Lee who was trained by Harrison adopted the move and it became her signature move during this period Harrison intentionally used it less to make it her move.