Former WWE Superstar Trinity Fatu recently took to Instagram to extend her heartfelt birthday wishes to Sasha Banks, also known as Mercedes Mone, as she celebrated her 32nd birthday. The message from Trinity, who herself enjoyed a successful WWE career, reflects the enduring camaraderie among professional wrestlers.
Sasha Banks, renowned for her unique moveset and creative prowess, made a lasting impact during her decade-long WWE journey from 2012 to 2022. In May 2022, both Sasha Banks and Trinity parted ways with World Wrestling Entertainment, embarking on new paths in the world of wrestling.
Sasha Banks signed with New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) and soon captured the prestigious IWGP Women's Title. Trinity, also known as Naomi, chose to mark Sasha Banks' birthday with a heartfelt tribute on social media. She shared a series of Instagram stories filled with expressions of love for Banks, referring to her as a sister.
This public display of affection underscores the deep bonds that often form within the wrestling community.
Garcia's Praise for Sasha
Meanwhile, AEW star Daniel Garcia couldn't help but praise Mercedes Mone for her exceptional in-ring abilities.
In an interview with The Walkway Fight Club, Garcia lauded Sasha Banks as one of the greatest performers in wrestling history. He commended her creative vision within the sport, describing it as both terrific and unparalleled.
Garcia admitted to studying Sasha's matches, recognizing her as the pinnacle of her league. He stated, “I think Mercedes, not limited to the women’s division, ranks among the greatest performers of all time. Her star quality is undeniable, coupled with her extraordinary in-ring skills.
She brings an unparalleled level of creativity to the ring. Even during her hiatus, when she explored various wrestling schools, her work ethic remained unparalleled. I hold her in high regard and derive immense inspiration from observing and analyzing her matches.
In my opinion, she's a wrestling legend, regardless of gender." As speculation swirls around Sasha Banks' future, with rumors suggesting a potential return to WWE or a move to AEW, fans eagerly await her next career move.
Wherever she decides to go, it's clear that Sasha Banks, aka Mercedes Mone, will continue to be a prominent figure in the world of professional wrestling, leaving an indelible mark with her talent and charisma.