Sports Emmy Award Winning ESPN Producer Heaps Praise on Sasha Banks: “She Has Been So Open to Our Ideas”

Published 01/12/2022, 7:30 AM EST


WWE superstar and former WWE SmackDown Women’s Champion, Sasha Banks, grabbed the headlines after she starred in ESPN’s opening segment for the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship.

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Recently, WWE released a behind-the-scenes video of Sasha Banks’ College Football National Championship intro on ESPN.

Martin Khodabakhshian and Mike Sciallis introduced themselves in the video and noted they were working with Sasha Banks to do the cold open intro for the College Football National Championship on ESPN.

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Martin Khodabakhshian also praised Sasha Banks’ work. He said, “She’s [Sasha Banks] just incredible to work with. She has been so open to our ideas.”

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Sasha Banks expressed her excitement at starring in ESPN’s opening segment for the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship

In the video, Sasha expressed her excitement at wanting to see the final shots. She said, “I can’t wait to see the final shots because I feel incredible, and I look amazing. We about to do it like a boss.”

Later again in the video, ‘The Boss‘ admitted she could not wait to see her fans’ reactions. Banks said, “I know so many people are gonna be watching this, and I cannot wait to see all my fans. I cannot wait to see what their reactions are gonna be from this.”

‘The Boss’ will miss WWE Royal Rumble 2022

The former SmackDown Women’s Champion Sasha Banks is reported to be out of in-ring action for six to eight weeks. During a live show in Fayetteville, NC, Sasha suffered an injury during a match. Thus, ‘The Boss’ will miss the WWE Royal Rumble 2022 PPV.

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Sasha Banks is yet to win a championship following her return at WWE Extreme Rules 2021. Soon after the WWE Draft 2021, Banks feuded with Charlotte Flair.

But later, she began another feud with Shotzi Blackheart. WWE Royal Rumble 2022 looked like the stage where Banks could once again enter the title picture. But unfortunately, it will not be the case anymore following her injury.

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All the fans of ‘The Boss’ and Sasha herself will now have to wait before she enters a title picture once again. We wish her a speedy recovery. Do you want to see Sasha Banks once again in a title picture following her return from injury?

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Shouvik Nath

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Shouvik Nath is a WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. Having completed his graduation from St.Xavier’s College, Shouvik wished to follow his passion for pro wrestling.

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