Sasha Banks Reveals Real Reason Behind Her Hiatus From WWE


Sasha Banks appeared on WFNZ in Charlotte this week forward of her Clash of Champions match with Becky Lynch on Sunday, and determined to deal with the elephant within the room when it got here to her WWE profession. The four-time former girls’s champion disappeared from WWE tv after WrestleMania 35, resulting in dozens of studies stating that she and the WWE had been on the outs over how inventive was utilizing her. Those studies even went as far as to say she and Bayley had been visibly upset backstage after unceremoniously dropping the WWE Women’s tag titles at WrestleMania, which solely added extra gasoline to the hypothesis fireplace.

Banks lastly returned to WWE tv in mid-August and appear to point in a promo that the entire rumors of her frustrations had been true. But because it was being was a storyline, it was arduous to inform if she was merely in character.

During the interview Banks made it sound just like the break was extra for her psychological and bodily well being.

“I’ve been doing this for seven years straight, no breaks,” Banks mentioned. “So you know, people need to step back and re-evaluate their lives, take care of their souls, and their minds. I’m back and I’m better than ever, and I got myself a championship match on Sunday so, I think I did quite well for myself, right?”

Banks attacked Natalya and Lynch with a metal chair on her first night time again, turning her heel for the primary time in a number of years. Within weeks she managed to recruit Bayley over to her facet, which led to yet one more beat down on “The Man.” “The Boss” will now get a shot at Lynch’s Raw Women’s Championship at Sunday’s present.

Lynch has been champion since she beat each Ronda Rousey and Charlotte Flair in the principle occasion of WrestleMania 35. In the months since then, she’s known as out the remainder of the Women’s Division for not stepping as much as problem her.


“I was going to say I’ve got plenty of people coming for ‘The Man,’ but do I really?” Lynch mentioned throughout an interview main as much as SummerSlam. “It’s sort of a disappointment, I do not assume I’ve sufficient individuals stepping as much as ‘The Man,’ stepping as much as the highest canine, stepping as much as the one which proved that something could be finished on this trade. That we will obtain something, that in the event you simply put your thoughts to it and cease sitting in that again, making an attempt to be preferred by all people you could truly do nice issues on this enterprise. That you may change the sport, you may change this trade. You can change the way in which individuals understand this trade.

“You could be the primary WWE Superstar, man, girls, or youngster — I can say youngster as a result of we did have a toddler tag staff champion — on the duvet of the ESPN Magazine. But no, individuals are simply sitting within the again brushing one another’s hair [saying], ‘Oh, you are doing a fantastic job, sweetie.’ Come on guys, let’s get on the market and struggle, that is the battle enterprise,” she added. “And but, they’re on Twitter complaining about, ‘Oh she mentioned this, she mentioned that,’ in the event you truly had been good or in the event you had been truly clever, you’d step to ‘The Man,’ you’d need to earn a living. You notice I’m a freakin’ WrestleMania foremost eventer.”