Becky Lynch and Bianca Belair Set Guinness World Record at Esports Awards
Becky Lynch and Bianca Belair have officially made history by becoming the first-ever WWE Superstars to set a Guinness World Record.
At the 2021 Esports Awards, the pair achieved a record for the ‘Most Followers Gained by a Duet on TikTok in 24 hours’, which stands at 1.3 million and was set on 16th April 2021.
It comes after the two WWE Superstars went viral on the social media platform, where they posted a series of entertaining videos.
The pair had shown off their impressive athleticism, and engaged in a series of wrestling-style challenges which delighted their fans.
The news was also celebrated by the Esports Awards, who tweeted: ‘We can’t believe it! The first-ever @WWE Superstars, @BeckyLynchWWE and @BiancaBelairWWE, have just become record holders! 🥳 They broke the record title of ’Most Followers Gained by a Duet on @TikTok in 24 Hours’ with 1.3 million followers!’
The record-breaking success of Lynch and Belair is yet another example of how WWE superstars are using social media as an effective tool to build their profiles and reach new audiences.
For those unfamiliar with the world of professional wrestling, Becky Lynch is a former Raw Women’s Champion while Bianca Belair is a current SmackDown Women’s Champion.
Both Lynch and Belair have made waves throughout the WWE and made history by setting this new record.