Sarath Ton otherwise known by his stage name Mikaze has been in the limelight following his marriage to the WWE superstar Sasha Banks. Despite Banks’ popularity, she has chosen to keep her marriage with Ton under lock and keys. Meanwhile, the duo tied the knot in August 2016 but she never announced it publicly until 2017. Their fans have been asking numerous questions but were left with fewer or no answers.
Sasha Banks is a one-time NXT Women’s Champion and a four-time Raw Women’s champion. She is also the Chaotic Wrestling Women’s champion and the first woman to win the Pro Wrestling Illustrated Award for Feud of the Year. Learn everything you need to know about Sarath Ton – Sarah Banks’ husband in these five facts below.
5 Facts You Need To Know About Sarath Ton
1. Early Life
The WWE star was born Sarath Ton in Springfield, Massachusetts in the United States on June 9, 1983. He developed an interest in wrestling from a very young age and at the age of 20, he began his professional career. There is little information about his childhood experiences, family life, and educational history. However, we can confirm that he belongs to a white ethnic background and holds an American nationality.
2. His Professional Wrestling Career
Sarath Ton received his basic training from a local trainer and wrestler named Kevin Landry. After mastering the skills, Ton started his professional career in 2001. He made his first professional appearance for the Premier Wrestling Federation Northeast in November 2002. Adopting the name Kid Mikaze, Ton had his first fight against KL Murphy at the PWF Northeast treachery. After that, he rose above standards at the PWF Vindication tag team match; hence, teaming up with Mike Palva to clinch his first PWF Northeast Tag Team Championship title on November 16, 2002.
His career at the PWF Northeast lasted for about ten years. During this time, he won the PWF Tag Team Championship twice and the PWF Mayhem Junior Heavyweight Championship. When he left the PWF Northeast in 2012, he signed a deal with the WWE, adopting the ring name Rutherford Hayes.
3. Spell On The Independent Circuit
Sarath Ton has competed at various levels of wrestling championships since the inception of his career. He has featured in small promotions such as the New England Frontier Wrestling, Connecticut Wrestling Entertainment, Chaotic Wrestling, and Top
Rope Promotions, among others. He also made his first appearance for the World Wrestling Entertainment in 2012. He has teamed up with other WWE stars including Willard Fillmore and Jason Jordan. While he was gradually getting to the peak of his professional career, Ton sustained a recurring injury in his last match in 2015. Following his injury, the wrestler made a quick retirement from professional wrestling that same year.
4. Sarath Ton as a Costume Designer for the WWE
When his days as a professional wrestler came to an end in 2015; the star signed up with the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) as a costume designer. He has designed wonderful costumes for mainly female WWE stars including Summer Rae and Paige. Interestingly, he has been the designer of all Sasha Banks’ costumes right from day one. Additionally, Ton has made several appearances on Monday Night Raw where he interacts with The New Day Backstage. He has also appeared in several episodes of Xavier Woods online gaming YouTube Channel called Up Up Down Down, among others.
5. Relationship with Sasha Banks
Sarath Ton and Sasha Banks have been together for several years; nevertheless, they kept their relationship away from their fans. After a few years of being together as a couple, the amazing duo exchanged their marital vows in a secret wedding held in August 2016. Meanwhile, the couple tied the knot the same week co-WWE stars Rusev and Lana also got married. While pictures of Lana and Rusev’s wedding were seen all over the internet; Sarath Ton and Banks were not kind enough to share their wedding memories with fans.
After their wedding, their fans found out they are married when a photo from the event was posted on Instagram and it got many shocked. However, Sasha Banks decided to publicly announce her wedding to Sarath in March 2017. The amazing couple has been enjoying a blissful married life; they don’t have kids any yet but that might be in their plans for the future.