Sasha Banks is one of the centers of attention following this week’s SmackDown as she is heading into WrestleMania for a mega title defense. For the first time in the history of the show, two black women will compete for the Women’s Title at the Grandest Stage of Them All. Women’s Royal Rumble match winner Bianca Belair is going to be her opponent.
Meanwhile, Sasha Banks garnered a lot of attention for the skimpy attire she has worn on SmackDown. Almost every week, she comes out wearing glittering attires proving why she is a fashionista. Most of the credits go to her husband who is a fashion designer by profession. Known as Mikaze, he is a backstage worker in the WWE in the superstars’ gear department.
As seen on Instagram, Sasha Banks declared her love for the gold dress she wore on the blue brand while confronting Bianca Belair and come up with a big announcement. As always, she looked more than stunning in that ring. Plus, we got glimpses of her in that same dress from backstage. The fitting caption of these photos stated,
“She be slangin’ thangs like a simian @masego #mainevent”
Sasha Banks going through a golden phase in her career
Sasha Banks is having the best phase of her WWE career since the comeback in 2019. She captured all the Women’s Division gold available on the main roster to become the top wrestler of the bygone year, as published by Sports Illustrated. She proves to be a fighting Women’s Champion who won’t back down from any challenges.
As a guest on the latest episode of Broken Skulls Sessions with Stone Cold Steve Austin, Sasha Banks discussed how she survived in her WWE career. She thought that WWE would fire him right after the first year. Even her mother wasn’t happy about her trying to become a wrestler. But now she stands as one of the most popular wrestlers in the entire world.
“I remember my first week they were like give us a list of names,” Banks said. “I just remember putting Sasha with a different last name and Banks with a different first name. And then I had a match the week after that and Sara Del Rey came into the locker room like ‘You’re Sasha Banks.’ Yanno what? I love that, that sounds like money, it sounds like gold.”
“I remember telling my mom and my mom looked it up and she goes ‘I hate it. It sounds like a porn star’s name, Mercedes. Change it right now! Call them up!’ I’m like ‘I cannot tell WWE to change my name, are you kidding me?’“ Sasha Banks shared her experience. (Quotes courtesy Wrestling Inc)