Sammy Guevara and Sasha Banks Address Guevara’s Rape Comment [UPDATE]

AEW wrestler Sammy Guevara has apologized, both directly to WWE wrestler Sasha Banks and to the public, for comments that Guevara made on a podcast several years ago saying that he wanted to rape Banks.

Here is Guevara’s apology:

Here is what Banks said about their phone call:

Here is the audio of what Guevara said before:

This has all happened within the context of the #SpeakingOut conversation, in which a large number of allegations of sexual assault and/or emotional abuse have been made in the professional wrestling industry.

UPDATE: AEW announced that Guevara is suspended indefinitely for the remarks:

 

Written by Ryan Glasspiegel

Ryan Glasspiegel grew up in Connecticut, graduated from University of Wisconsin-Madison, and lives in Chicago. Before OutKick, he wrote for Sports Illustrated and The Big Lead. He enjoys expensive bourbon and cheap beer.

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