Barbara BlankHave you ever wondered how wives and girlfriends of professional athletes really live?

The E! reality show “WAGS,” which premiered Aug. 18, provides viewers with a glimpse into the often secretive world of athletes’ relationships. The show stars seven wives and girlfriends of pro athletes, including former WWE standout Kelly Kelly (real name: Barbie Blank), who’s engaged to 13-year NHL veteran Sheldon Souray.

“When people look at us, they see the glitz and the glam,” said cast member Sasha Gates, wife of San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates, per People Magazine. “But there’s a lot of things that come with being in this type of relationship.”

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