Former IZ*ONE member Miyawaki Sakura has formally introduced her commencement from her longtime group HKT48.
On May 15, HKT48 formally said that after 10 years, Miyawaki Sakura can be graduating from the group at her personal request.
HKT48’s full English announcement is as follows:
Announcement of HKT48 Team KIV Sakura Miyawaki’s Graduation
Thank you a lot on your continued help of HKT48.
As streamed, Sakura Miyawaki has requested her commencement throughout right this moment’s stay broadcast.
This is an official announcement concerning her commencement.
Sakura Miyawaki shall be ending her involvement in HKT48 at her commencement live performance, deliberate to be held on Saturday, June nineteenth.
We apologize for the sudden information, however we hope you’ll perceive.
Her commencement live performance particulars shall be launched quickly after this release. Pelase watch for any additional info.
We want to thank all followers and all concerned events who’ve supported Sakura Miyawaki by her 10 years of actions beginning in 2011 as HKT48’s first-generation group member, then AKB48’s senbatsu member, and IZ*ONE’s member.
We kindly ask on your heat help for Sakura Miyawaki till her commencement day.
HKT48 Management Office
Earlier this 12 months, Miyawaki Sakura was reported to be getting ready to signal with HYBE (then Big Hit Entertainment) following IZ*ONE’s disbandment. However, the company said on the time, “Nothing has been decided.”
Miyawaki Sakura first debuted in Japan as a member of HKT48 in 2011. After rating No. 2 on Mnet’s “Produce 48” in 2018, she debuted as a member of mission group IZ*ONE, and he or she promoted with the group up till their disbandment on the finish of final month.
We wish Miyawaki Sakura all one of the best in her future endeavors!
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