- Becky Lynch
- 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
- 135 lbs (61 kg)
- November 11, 2002
- Date of Birth
- January 30, 1987
Rebecca Quin, better known by her ring name Becky Lynch, was born on January 30, 1987, in Dublin, Ireland. Lynch is one of the most successful and popular professional wrestlers of the current generation, with her fiery persona and tenacious in-ring style earning her a vast fan following.
Becky Lynch began her professional wrestling journey in Ireland, training under the tutelage of Fergal Devitt (now known as Finn Bálor in WWE) and Paul Tracey. She wrestled for various European promotions before taking a hiatus due to injuries. In 2013, Lynch signed with WWE and joined their NXT brand.
In NXT, she slowly built a reputation as a dependable performer. She moved to WWE’s main roster in 2015, where she was part of the “Women’s Revolution.” Lynch’s career took off in 2018 when she embraced a more aggressive persona, dubbing herself “The Man.” This change led to a surge in popularity and numerous championships.
Biggest Matches and Rivalries
Becky Lynch has had several memorable feuds and matches. Her rivalries with Charlotte Flair and Sasha Banks have produced some of the most notable women’s matches in WWE history. Perhaps the most significant was her match at WrestleMania 35, where she faced Flair and Ronda Rousey in the main event, the first time women had held that spot in WrestleMania. Lynch won, capturing both the Raw and SmackDown Women’s Championships.
Becky Lynch has won several championships in WWE:
• WWE Raw Women’s Championship (3 times)
• WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship (3 times)
She is also the winner of the 2019 Women’s Royal Rumble.
Becky Lynch’s finishing move is the “Dis-arm-her,” an armbar that she has used to submit many opponents.
Attire and Entrance Music
Lynch’s ring attire is typically steampunk-inspired with goggles and a top hat often incorporated into her entrance. Her entrance music, “Celtic Invasion,” reflects her Irish heritage.
Becky Lynch is married to fellow WWE superstar Seth Rollins. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Roux, in December 2020.
As a prominent WWE superstar, Lynch has appeared in multiple WWE video games, including the WWE 2K series. She was also on the cover of WWE 2K20, alongside Roman Reigns. WWE sells a variety of Becky Lynch merchandise, from apparel to action figures.
Becky Lynch’s journey from a flight attendant to one of WWE’s top stars is a testament to her resilience and dedication. Her evolution as a performer, highlighted by her transformation into “The Man,” has led to a successful career marked by historic accomplishments. Lynch’s impact extends beyond the ring, as she has played a crucial role in advancing women’s wrestling to its current prominence in WWE.