Mercedes Justine Kaestner-Varnado (born January 26, 1992) is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE on the Raw brand under the ring name Sasha Banks. Sasha has won NXT Women’s Champion award one time. She is also a four time Raw Women’s champion awards winner. Sasha is the only female wrestler who has received the Pro Wrestling Illustrated Award for Feud of the Year.
- Sasha Banks Net Worth 2019
- Sasha Banks and Bayley
- Sasha Banks Husband
- Sasha Banks Salary
Sasha Banks Net Worth 2019
As of 2019, Sasha Banks' Net Worth is estimated to be around $3 million. Sasha Banks arrived at WWE on August 8, 2008. Ever since then Sasha has been one of the most dynamic Diva at WWE. She is signed currently under the Raw brand of WWE. Sasha is a four-time WWE Women's Champion, one of the inaugural WWE Women's Tag Team Champions and also a former NXT Women's Champion. Apart from WWE Sasha has previously wrestled at the Northeastern United States independent circuit.
Sasha Banks Real Name
Sasha Banks' real name is Mercedes Justine Kaestner-Varnado. She was born on January 26, 1992 in Fairfield, California. She is the cousin of famous rapper Snoop Dogg. Sasha is also a first cousin to the music producer Daz Dillinger and singers Brandy Norwood and Ray J. Snoop Dogg played a major role in helping Sasha create her in-ring persona.
Sasha Banks and Bayley
In February 2019, Sasha Banks won the inaugural WWE Women's Tag Team Championship with her tag team partner, Bayley at the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. They call themselves, 'The Boss 'n' Hug Connection'. They grabbed the championship by eliminating Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville in a six tag team Elimination Chamber match. Soon, in their first title defense, Banks and Bayley successfully defended against Nia Jax and Tamina, at Fastlane, on March 10. They finally lost the championship to The IIconics Billie Kay and Peyton Roycein at WrestleMania 35 on April 7. The fatal four-way tag team match, ended their 49-day reign.
Sasha Banks Husband
Sasha Banks married retired professional wrestler, Sarath Ton, also known as Kid Mikaze, on August 4, 2016. He got injured at a match against the Vaudevillians when he got kicked in the head. The blow was so hard that Mikaze was left limp and unconscious. He has never fought since that night. Kid Mikaze currently works as a costume designer for WWE Superstars. Although they got married in 2016, the couple didn't reveal it before 2017.
Sasha Banks Salary
Sasha Banks' Net worth can be almost entirely attributed to the salary which she receives at WWE. She is one of the most prominent WWE Divas around. She was previously under a contract which got her an annual salary of $180,000. But after she was featured in the first ever women PPV against Charlotte Flair, she gained a lot of popularity. She currently receives an annual salary of $250,000 at WWE.
|Full Name||Mercedes Justine Kaestner-Varnado|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
|Source of Income||Professional Wrestler|
|Marital Status||Married to Sarath Ton (2016 - Present)|
People Also Ask
Who is Sasha Banks married to?
Sasha Banks and Sarath Ton are married since August 4, 2016. Ton is a former pro-wrestler and currently designs costumes for WWE.
How much does Sasha Banks earn?
Courtesy of being one of the most popular female athletes, Sasha Banks earns nearly $250,000 per year as her base salary in WWE. She also enjoys a net worth of $3 Million.
Does Sasha Banks have a daughter?
Unfortunately, Sasha Banks is yet to give birth.
Is Sasha Banks still in the WWE?
Sasha Banks was in a temporary hiatus following her loss at WrestleMania 35. However, she returned last month by confronting Natalya and paved her way to a RAW Women’s Championship at the upcoming Clash of Champions pay-per-view.
Are Sasha Banks and Snoop Dogg related?
Yes, Sasha Banks and Snoop Dogg are related. Banks is a first cousin of the internationally-famed rapper.