Beth Phoenix

Beth Phoenix

Full NameElizabeth Copeland

BornNovember 23, 1980



Relation(s)Joey Carolan(ex spouse), Edge


Elizabeth Copeland is an American professional wrestler, and color commentator signed with WWE. Beth Phoenix is best known for her work with the WWE. She is a former Divas and Women's Champion. She is a WWE Hall of Famer.

  1. Professional Wrestling Career
  2. Championships and Accomplishments

Professional Wrestling Career

Independent Circuit (2001-2004)

In 2001, she began her wrestling career on the independent circuit. She became the inaugural GLORY Champion. She worked for several promotions, such as Shimmer, ROH, GLORY, NWA, and WXW.

WWE (2004-Present)

Early Years (2004-2007)

In July, she signed with WWE and began working for OVW. She changed her name to Beth Phoenix and began managing Chris Masters. After a quick run on RAW as Trish Stratus's friend, she returned to OVW. In 2006, she defeated Serena to win the OVW Women's Championship. Phoenix won the championship on two different occasions before moving to the main roster.

The Glamazon and Glammarella (2007-2009)

In 2007, Phoenix returned to RAW and started her journey to win the WWE Women's Championship. At No Mercy, she defeated Michelle McCool to win the championship. In 2008, she lost the title to Mickie James. At One-Night Stand, Phoenix won the first-ever women's "I Quit" match against Melina.

A month later, she returned and defeated Santino Marella. Over the coming weeks, Marella and Phoenix began a storyline and formed a tag team. At SummerSlam, Marella and Phoenix defeated Kofi Kingston and Mickie James to win the Intercontinental and Women's Championship, respectively. The partnership ended when Santio entered the Women's Battle Royal at WrestleMania XXV and eliminated Phoenix.


LayCool and Divas Champion (2009-2012)

In October, Phoenix was drafted to SmackDown. In 2010, she entered the men's Royal Rumble match and got eliminated by CM Punk. After Rumble, she began feuding with Vickie Guerrero and LayCool. At Extreme Rules, Phoenix defeated McCool to win her third WWE Women's Championship. After the event, Phoenix was injured and made her return in November. At TLC, Natalya and Phoenix defeated Layla and McCool in a tables match.

In 2011, she was drafted to RAW and began feuding with Kelly Kelly. At Hell in a Cell, she defeated Kelly Kelly to win her first Divas Championship. At WrestleMania XXVIII, Phoenix and Torres lost to Kelly Kelly and Maria Menounos. After wrestling sporadically and feuding with Eve Torres, Phoenix left the company.


Return and Commentator (2017-Present)

In 2017, Phoenix returned to the company and was entered into the WWE Hall of Fame. In 2018, she began commentating on various shows. She also entered the Women's Royal Rumble match and fatal four-way for WWE Women's Tag Titles at WrestleMania 35. In 2019, she became a full-time commentator for NXT. In 2021, she retired from her role as a commentator. At Royal Rumble, she teamed up with Edge to defeat The Miz and Maryse.


Championships and Accomplishments

ChampionshipNumber of Times
FNW Cruiserweight Championshi1
Glory Championship1
OVW Women's Championship1
WWE Divas Championship1
WWE Women's Championship3
WWE Hall of Fame1

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