The latest reports have now revealed who in WWE released Sasha Banks and why it has yet to be announced.
Earlier this month, it was reported that Sasha Banks had been taken by Wrestling Inc.’s Raj Giri. The report is then backed up by WrestleVotes few days later.
However, PWInsider’s Mike Johnson reported that both Banks and Naomi are still on the internally active listand neither the superstars were officially released from the company.
Raj Giri has now provided an update on his original report. He claims that The Legit Boss was released on June 10 by Erika Schreiber, VP of Sales and Legal for Talent Relations at WWE, but management is currently trying to work it out. This is why the release is yet to be announced.
“Here’s what I know about Sasha Banks. She was launched on June 10 and it comes from Erika Schreiber, VP of Sales and Legal for Talent Relations. As to why WWE hasn’t spoken, anything or get rid of her, rumor has it that the leadership is Giri writing on Twitter.
In another tweet, Giri also added that when he mentioned Schreiber, it was meant to indicate that Banks’ release was done by her and that she was not the source of the news.
Possible Reasons Why WWE Is Trying To Bring Sasha Banks Back
The former WWE Women’s Tag Team Team champion walked out of Monday Night RAW’s May 16 taping after refusing to perform in the main event.
Banks and Naomi are set to compete in the six-pack challenge to determine the number one contender for the RAW Women’s Championship. The champions are said to have had problems with the planned creation and left.
Meanwhile, former CEO Vince McMahon and Director of Talent Relations John Laurinaitis stepped down from their roles following reports of their alleged settlement with a former employee.
Wrestling Inc’s Raj Girl believes the recent bad PR (Public Relations) stunt for WWE involving McMahon and Laurinaitis is the main reason the promotion is said to be trying to take the RAW Women’s champion. five times back.
“With everything going on with Vince, they don’t need worse PR, especially with a famous top star. It makes perfect sense for them to want her back.”
Several WWE stars have expressed their support for Sasha Banks, including NXT North American Champion Carmelo Hayes. He recently posted a picture of Banks and you can check that out here.
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