What is the net worth amassed by WWE star Billie Kay’s net worth? The Australian professional wrestler has an estimated net worth of US$300,000. She has gained international recognition after appearing in the World Wrestling Entertainment Network where she was one-half of the tag team called The IIconics with Peyton Royce. She has also wrestled for various promotions like Pro Wrestling Alliance (PWA), Shimmer Women Athletes. In addition to wrestling, she is also known for hosting Off Her Chops podcast alongside Cassie Lee (Peyton Royce).
Where is Billie Kay?
Kay with her former partner Peyton Royce were released on 15 April 2021, from WWE contracts. She hasn’t retired from the wrestling industry and she is yet to announce what her further journey will be.
is Billie Kay married or who is she dating?
Billie Kay isn’t married yet. She is single and hasn’t revealed her past relationship history. Many fans are found asking “are Billie Kay and Peyton Royce married?”. The answer is again ‘No.’ They are together in their professional journey and both of them have ‘straight sexual orientation. We would like our audience to know that Royce is a married woman who tied her knot with fellow wrestler Shawn Spears.
Is Billie Kay pregnant?
If this question is raised in your mind, probably, you are surrounded by rumors. Kay isn’t pregnant as of now.
Why was Billie Kay released?
On 15 April 2021, WWE.com announced that they released Billie Kay alongside wrestlers like Peyton Royce, Samoa Joe, Tucker, Mickie James, Chelsea Green, Bo Dallas, Kalisto, Wesley Blake and Mojo Rawley. The main reason for releasing them was the plan of budget cuts following the COVID19 pandemic which has affected the WWE business.
How old is WWE star Billie Kay?
The Australian professional wrestler was born on 23 June 1989, which makes her age be 32 years old as of 2021.
What is Billie’s real name?
Billie’s real name is Jessica McKay. Very few people know about this fact as most of the wrestlers are known by their ring name.
How was her early life?
At the age of 10, McKay started watching wrestling. She has a brother who was also an avid wrestling fan. As a college student, she was a good basketball player as well. She was a student of Westfields Sports High School. She began her professional wrestling by attending Pro Wrestling Australia based in Sydney.
McKay received training from Australian wrestler Madison Eagles and made her debut on 23 June 2007. Her debut day at PWA Australia was her eighteenth birthday where she registered a win against Eagles and Aurora. She marked a win against defending champion Kellie Skater on 2 August 2008, making her become the PWWA Champion. She defended her title against Tenille Tayla on November 8. The following month, she was defeated by Penni Lane making her lose the title. She won teh title back by winning the four-way match against Skater, Shazza McKenzie and Sway in September 2009. She defended the title against wrestlers like Eagles and KC Cassidy. However, McKay lost it on 11 June 2010 to Eagles.
In October 2008, she started wrestling for American all-female promotion called Shimmer Women Athletes where she made her debut with Eagles as ‘Pink Ladies’ at Volume 21. They participated in a tag team gauntlet match but turned the first team to be eliminated. On her debut singles match for the promotion, she lost to Kellie Skater.
She marked a win against Mia Yim in March 2012 advancing her to a match against Cheerleader Melissa for the championship which she lost. She won against Mercedes Martinez at Volume 57. McKay also wrestled for American promotions like Ring of Honor (ROH), Combat Zone Wrestling (CZW) and Chikara. She also garnered experience working with NCW Femmes Fatales, a Canadian promotion in 2012. In April 2014, she made her debut for Shine Wrestling registering a win in a six-person tag team match
While WWE was having a tour of Australia, McKay went for a tryout in August 2014. In April 2015, she came out as an NXT trainee. After two months, she made her in-ring debut in a losing effort against Becky Lynch. Initially, her ring name was Jessie. She made her debut with a new ring name ‘Billie Kay’ on 7 August. She lost to Asuka on the 21 October episode of NXT. She was also seen being managed by Sylvester Lefort until February 2016.
She participated in a battle royal for being the number one contender for Bayley’s Championship on the 13 January 2016 episode of NXT. The match was won by Carmella. On the 30 June episode of SmackDown, she made her main roster debut losing to Dana Brooke. She marked her first win in the company by defeating Santana Garrett upon her return to NXT television on 27 July. She was defeated by Ember Moon on 20 August and Aliyah on 21 September episode of NXT.
Billie Kay and Peyton Royce (The Iconic)
She started forming a tag team with Peyton Royce in October and the duo named themselves The Iconic Duo. They began a feud with Liv Morgan whom they attacked and defeated in singles matches. The duo participated in a six-woman tag team match joining Daria Berenato in a losing effort against Aliyah, Mogan and Ember Moon. The Iconic Duo lost to Asuka and Nikki Cross in a fatal four-way match on 28 January 2017.
Their first Royal Rumble match was recorded in 2019 where they eliminated Nikki Cross where they got eliminated by Lacey Evans. They went to compete in the first female tag team Elimination Chamber match where they eliminated Carmella and Naomi, however, the duo got eliminated by the team of Tamina and Nia Jax.
They registered a win against The Boss ‘n’ Hug Connection on the 19 March episode of SmackDown. They won the Women’s Tag Team Championship by winning the fatal four-way tag team match at WrestleMania 35. This victory made a new record set in WWE history as the duo were named the first all-Australian tag team champions. There is another Autsralian wrestler Buddy Murphy who also turned as an Australian tag team champion alongside Wesley Blake who is an American by nationality. The IIconics retained their title against Karissa Rivera and Kris Statlander. They also defended their championship against Nikki Coss and Alexa Bliss on the 17 June episode of Raw.
They also defeated the team of Asuka and Kairi Sane. Finally, they lost their title in a fatal four-way elimination match to Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss on the 5 August episode of Raw. The IIconics were the first to get eliminated where they were knocked out by Sonya Deville and Mandy Rose ending their six-month reign.
They were drafted to Raw on October 16, 2018, where they lost multiple times for the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships. They also began a feud with Ruby Riott who teamed with Liv Morgan to defeat them at Payback. As per the stipulation, The IIconics got disbanded as a result of their loss.
Social Media Handles
Jessica McKay is active on Instagram @jessicamckay where she has amassed more than 1.3 million followers. She is also available on Twitter @JessicaMcKay with over 475k followers. For business inquiries and bookings, one can contact her through the email address [email protected].