Nikki and Brie Bella combinedly, known as the Bella Twins is two of the most pioneer names in the history of the WWE Women’s Division. Whether some of the fans like it or not, they have taken themselves more than just two wrestlers with pretty faces. Hard work and determination made these two a brand of their own. Being twin sisters also helped them to be unique catch attention from all around the world.
Both of the Bella Twins have previously been WWE Divas Champions in the past on separate occasions. Nikki Bella had a historic reign of her own that solidified her and her sister’s spots at the Hall of Fame club.
They were announced to get inducted to the prestigious club, earlier this year. But the annual event got canceled amid the coronavirus pandemic and the induction ceremony was withdrawn. They’ll have to wait, perhaps until next year to receive the ultimate honor.
Flashback: Bella Twins Debuted In WWE This Week, 12 Years Ago
Speaking of this leads us to the unique debut of Bella Twins in the WWE after which 13 long years have been passed by. On August 29, 2008, episode of SmackDown, Brie Bella debuted as a singles star and had series of matches with Victoria and Victoria’s accomplice Natalya. She won a match against Victoria after hiding underneath the ring and then coming out for a roll-up victory. Something fishy was noticed.
On the November 7th episode of Smackdown, Brie won a match against Victoria and then went under the ring to get rid of Victoria and Natalya’s alliance. Both Victoria and Natalya reached for Brie under the ring that resulted in both Nicole and Brie being pulled out.
Nikki Bella was then introduced and the Bella Twins started functioning as a team from that point. They had their first official match as a team on the November 21 episode of SmackDown, defeating Victoria and Natalya.
Nikki Bella is the longest-reigning Divas Champion of all-time while In November 2015, she was ranked No. 1 in Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Female 50 List. Late that year, she won a Slammy Award by WWE to be the Diva of the Year.
This is considered to be the greatest phase of the Bella Twins’ WWE career after which they phased out of in-ring competition, gradually. Evolution 2018 main event between Nikki Bella vs Ronda Rousey is supposed to be the end of their pro-wrestling career.