Paige is born in Norwich, England. Her parents, both professional wrestlers, run a wrestling school which she regularly attends to practice with her brothers. She decides to pursue professional wrestling at a young age, making her debut at age 13.
Paige talks to WWE.com about becoming the first ever NXT Women’s champion.
To be the first NXT Women’s Champion is such an honor. It’s so overwhelming that it hasn’t fully sunk in yet. Emma gave me a heck of a match and I have so much respect for her. We made history. I still can’t believe I can say that I’ve made history in WWE. I cried and cried when I won it and the support from everyone has been crazy. I’m getting goose bumps and teary-eyed just talking about it.
Paige talks to WWE.com about her early exposure to professional wrestling and where she is now in WWE.
I couldn’t really get a grasp on wrestling at a young age. I knew it was what my parents did, and they fought people. It scared the crap out of me, so I thought, “No, I can’t do that, I’ll get beaten up!”
Paige retains the WWE Diva’s Championship in single’s competition against Fox at Payback. Paige picks up the submission victory at six minutes and thirty-three seconds.
Paige retains the WWE Diva’s Championship at WWE Money in the Bank by defeating Naomi. Paige picks up the victory via pinfall at seven minutes and two seconds.
Lee retains the WWE Diva’s Championship in one on one action against Paige at WWE Battleground. Lee scores the pinfall victory at seven minutes and thirteen seconds.
WWE announces Diva’s Championship match for Summerslam pay-per-view on August 17th. The bout will feature A.J. Lee putting her championship on the line against challenger, Paige.
She’s going to be full of anger and she’s going to be better than ever. The girls so far have given me a great fight. Alicia Fox on Raw the other day really, really stuck it to me! But I still came out victorious. Tamina’s always been very dominating so I’ve really had a good run so far – so I look forward to AJ
Paige defeats AJ Lee at Summerslam to capture the WWE diva’s championship. Paige comments.
I’ve been working my whole career to get to this point, it’s been nearly nine years now, and it was just incredible. I couldn’t stop crying, I haven’t stopped talking to my family about it, it’s overwhelming especially getting so much support from the fans and backstage. It’s been magical.
WWE announces A.J Lee and Brie Bella will face Paige and Nikki Bella in tag team action on the evening’s edition of Monday Night Raw live from Lafayette, La.
After slamming Bella to the floor, Lee applies Black Widow submission hold on Paige to claim a submission victory and recapture the WWE Diva’s Championship at Night of Champions.
Paige is a guest on Talk is Jericho to discuss her success in WWE and starting in the wrestling business.
When I was younger I dyed my hair blonde and looked like Brittany Spears so they called me Brittany Knight as my ring name.
Lee returns to action on Monday Night Raw after being sidelined with a neck injury to assist former rival Paige, who is being attacked by the Bella Twins.