Becky Lynch became the first full-blooded Irish woman to hold a championship in the WWE when she won the Six-Pack match at Backlash to win the SmackDown Women’s Championship. It hasn’t been an easy journey for Becky, who alluded to her struggles in her post-match interview where she thanked the fans for helping her getting to where she is.
Becky signed for NXT in 2013 and it’s been a gradual rise to stardom for her. As one of the famed Four Horsewomen, Becky is also one of the most beloved Superstars in the WWE, which was evident from the reaction she got at Backlash. From the moment that Becky and Carmella were the last two women left in the match, the Becky chants began and lasted till long after she had won the title.
With the Becky Lynch era beginning on SmackDown’s women’s roster, here are 5 things Becky Lynch fans may not know about her.