Dax Harwood understands the place Sasha Banks was coming from, what she is preventing for and a few of the backlash she was more likely to obtain due to it. It’s why one-half of All Elite Wrestling’s FTR tag group stated he tweeted in assist of the WWE star the day after she and Naomi walked out on “Monday Night time Uncooked” on Might 16.
Harwood tweeted a photo of him getting a hug from Banks with tag associate Money Wheeler within the background with the caption: “At all times, all the time, ALWAYS get up for what you consider in. F–king ALWAYS!!!”
Banks and Naomi bailed on their six-pack problem essential occasion reportedly over a difficulty with the proposed artistic round their WWE ladies’s tag group championships. The plan would have seen them embark on championship singles feuds and put any tag-title packages on maintain. Harwood and Wheeler, then The Revival in WWE, requested for and acquired their launch from the corporate in April 2020 as a result of they had been additionally sad with the course of the tag group division and wish an opportunity to wrestle as many alternative groups throughout promotions as potential to show they had been the highest group on this planet.
Harwood, who together with Wheeler shall be a part of a winner-take-all triple-tag-title match on the Forbidden Door pay-per-view on Sunday, noticed some similarities between what they and Banks had been preventing for and didn’t need her to get beat down by any of the negativity he thought would possibly comply with.
“Money and I did the identical factor and lots of followers for some purpose had determined that we had been crybabies and we whined and we must always have simply achieved our job and shut up,” Harwood informed The Publish when requested concerning the tweet. “And that’s onerous to learn each single day, particularly when all we’re attempting to do is make wrestling higher, make tag group wrestling higher, but additionally to make ourselves higher and make our legacy even higher.”
He praised Banks for standing up for her beliefs. Banks and Naomi, who additionally acquired loads of optimistic assist from followers, have since been suspended by WWE and reviews have surfaced that the corporate is contemplating releasing Banks. Harwood simply wished his good friend to know he had her again after the preliminary walk-out.
“If I might have simply caught round and stayed in the identical place that we had been in there’s no means our model would’ve grown. So I do know precisely what she’s going by, what she’s feeling,” Harwood stated. “And he or she most likely was feeling that ‘I don’t really feel revered and I might be doing far more and if I proceed to stay round I’m going to proceed to get pushed to the facet.’
“And it’s within the contract, identical to we’re and we nonetheless are. We now have the choice to search out different work. And for followers to s—t on her, or s—t on us, as a result of we wish higher for ourselves and inform us simply to close up and take the cash, man that’s onerous to learn on daily basis in order that’s why I wished to point out that assist to her.”