Emi Motokawa, also known as Emi Sakura in the ring, is a Japanese professional wrestler who is signed to All Elite Wrestling (AEW). Emi Sakura has won the Ironman Heavyweight Championship five times, the AWF World Women’s Championship twice, the IWA Triple Crown four times, the NEO Single Championship once, and the Pro-Wrestling: EVE Championship once.
Table of Biography
Emi Sakura, a resident of Kimitsu, Chiba, was born on October 4, 1976, under the sign of Libra. The forty-four-year-old is of Japanese descent.
Sakura began her professional wrestling career in August 1995 with the International Wrestling Association of Japan. Before launching her own promotion, Ice Ribbon, in early 2006, she worked for many promotions across Japan, earning numerous titles.
Sakura was both a wrestler for the organization and the lone trainer for the promotion’s wrestlers. She won two ICE60 Championships and five International Ribbon Tag Team Championships there.
Sakura hosted the ICE60 and International Ribbon Tag Team Championships in 2009, as well as the Daily Sports Women’s and JWP Tag Team Championships, as well as the NEO Single and NWA Women’s Pacific Championships. As a result, she was crowned the 2009 Joshi wrestler of the year by Tokyo Sports magazine.
Sakura quit Ice Ribbon in January 2012 after six years for “personal reasons.” The following month, she founded the Gatoh Move Pro Wrestling brand in Bangkok, Thailand.
Sakura was a regular for JWP Joshi Puroresu in 2012. In October of that year, she also won the JWP Openweight Championship.
Emi Sakura has acquired enormous fame as well as a large sum of money in her twenty-six years of wrestling. Though her wrestling earnings (wage) are yet to be revealed, her net worth as of 2021 is anticipated to be $1 million.
Professional wrestlers’ pay varies depending on the league, experience, and promotional abilities, according to the source. Wrestlers in the professional ranks make nearly $500,000 per year. However, some people make $1,000,000 or more. Non-professional local wrestlers, on the other hand, earn around $100+ per match.
Emi Sakura is a very private person when it comes to her personal life. She has said very little about her relationship and lover. Despite her appearances in the media, she has managed to keep her personal life hidden from the public view. She is thought to be single because there is no confirmation.
Body measurements and Social media
The beautiful personality stand a height of 5 ft 1 in (1.56 m) and weighs around 140 lbs (64 kg). She has a strong personality and fit physiques.
She is active on social media, with over 6,200 Instagram followers and 23.7k Twitter followers. Likewise, she writes about her day-to-day activities, accomplishments, and contests. She has a large following on Instagram.