Becky Lynch, Gable Steveson and Several WWE Superstars Explode in Joy as Big E Wins WWE Championship

Published 09/14/2021, 12:10 AM EDT


Two-time Intercontinental Champion Big E created history on tonight’s episode of Raw. He won the WWE Championship for the first time when he cashed in his Money in the Bank briefcase on ‘The Almighty Bobby Lashley. He had just retained his WWE Championship against Randy Orton, when Big E marched to the ring.

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Starting from NXT, Big E has struggled and fought a lot to reach this day where he has the WWE Championship around his waist. Eventually, the WWE Universe poured in their love for the ‘Powerhouse of Positivity’.

Everything came full circle for Big E in WWE today

The WWE locker room is showering blessings for the newly crowned champion. However, even the new WWE signee and Gold medalist, Gable Steveson, congratulated Big E on his win.

Former WWE SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley also congratulated Big E on his win.

Even WWE changed the name of their Twitter handle to ‘BIG IS WWE CHAMPION’ which is a splendid gesture of showing what Big E means to the company.

The reigning WWE SmackDown Women’s Champion Becky Lynch took to Twitter and wrote, “My Ma also says congrats.”

WWE superstar Sonya Deville, also congratulated Big E on his latest win and wrote, “And @WWEBigE being the champ is my favorite thing ever”.

Big E’s best friends, Xavier Woods and Kofi Kingston, took to Twitter with an interesting post. Woods uploaded two images in which on the left Big E was seen with the Money in the Bank briefcase and was holding the Championship in the picture on the right.

WWE legend and current AEW broadcaster, Mark Henry, also congratulated Big E on his victory. Along with Henry, many other AEW stars chipped in for their friend in WWE.

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It’s an emotional day for the ‘New Day’ and the WWE Universe because Big E winning a major title was a long time coming. However, it has been fulfilled tonight.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports. Eventually, Prithvi decided to write for his passion and first love- pro wrestling.

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