Mercedes Kaestner-Varnado (January 26, 1992) is an American expert grappler. She is marked to WWE, performing on the SmackDown brand as Sasha Banks. She is a five-time WWE Women’s Champion, one of the debut WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions, and furthermore a previous NXT Women’s Champion. She is likewise known for her time on the Northeastern United States autonomous circuit.
Kaestner-Varnado is a first cousin of rapper Snoop Dogg, who built up her in-ring persona. She is additionally a first cousin of music maker Daz Dillinger and vocalists Brandy Norwood and Ray J. She is a fanatic of K-popular music and the anime Sailor Moon. In December 2016, she uncovered that she gave vocals to her own passageway music.
Kaestner-Varnado wedded Sarath Ton, otherwise called Kid Mikaze, a kindred expert grappler who works for WWE as an outfit fashioner, on August 4, 2016.
Kaestner-Varnado refers to Eddie Guerrero as her preferred grappler, and she was in participation at Guerrero’s commemoration scene of Raw on November 14, 2005, in Minneapolis. She likewise uncovered that she was uninformed that Guerrero had kicked the bucket before she showed up at the field.
Adolescence and Early Life
Sasha Banks’s birth date was Mercedes Justine Kaestner-Varnado on 26 January 1992, in Fairfield, California, United States. Very little is thought about her family, aside from the way that she has a sibling who experiences mental imbalance. Sasha and her family invested a great deal of energy venturing out so as to discover schools and clinics for her sibling. Banks later expressed that she resembled a second mother to her sibling.
She later settled in Boston, Massachusetts, and did her tutoring on the web. She was a gigantic devotee of Eddie Guerrero. She grew up watching ‘All Japan Women’s Pro-Wrestling,’ a show which she was excited about. She wanted to prepare from the early age of ten. In any case, her mom despised wrestling and didn’t need her to take up wrestling as a profession.
In the year 2008, she started her preparation at ‘Riotous Wrestling,’ an autonomous American wrestling advancement, situated in Woburn in Massachusetts.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sasha Banks
- Does Sasha Banks drink liquor: Yes
- So as to discover schools and emergency clinics for her debilitated sibling, youthful Sasha and her family needed to migrate to another spot from time to time.
- In her more youthful days, Sasha adored observing Pro-wrestling on TV, to the degree that regardless of her mom’s disdain, she would sneak into her sibling’s room (having a TV) to keep watching and learning the specialty of wrestling.
- Sasha started her wrestling profession on the free circuit, where she wrestled under the name Mercedes KV.
- She is a first cousin of rapper Snoop Dogg, music maker Daz Dillinger, and vocalists Brandy Norwood and Ray J.
- Sasha’s better half, Sarath Ton, a previous Indy grappler, who worked a match or two with WWE NXT, is currently working with the advancement as an outfit planner.
- The entirety of Sasha’s ensembles and extras are propelled by Singer-lyricist Beyoncé.