Hand to Hand Combat
|Manga Debut||Chapter 2|
|Anime Debut||Episode 2|
During her early years in the Academy, Sakura had a crush on Sasuke Uchiha. She along with her other teammates, graduated from the Academy. She was later put under the guidance of her team leader, Kakashi Hatake and paired up with Naruto Uzumaki and Sasuke Uchiha. By the time Sasuke left the village, she had trained under Tsunade to tried to become an exceptional kunoichi.
Sakura has short pink hair, big green eyes and fair skin. She wears a red top, black shorts with a pink apron over it, pink elbow protecters, black gloves, black shoes and a forehead protector with red cloth, which she uses as a headband. She usually carries a pink medical pouch with her.
When Sakura was a genin, she wore a red qipao dress with white circular designs, with or without short sleeves, with a zipper, tight dark green shorts, and a blue forehead protector which she used to accentuate her face. During the time Sasuke was still in Konohagakure, her hair was very long. She later cut her hair by the time she was training with Tsunade.
She is a hot-headed girl with an enormous amount of strength and as a result, can usually beat anyone who sets her off. Sakura is also a medical-ninja who trained under Tsunade. One of her catchphrases is "Shānnarō", which could mean "Hell yeah!", "Hell no!", or "Damn it!", depending on the situation.
She is kind and compassionate in her heart,she has shown strong determination but doesn't hesitate to beat anyone up who angers her. She seems to be wary of her parents, always finding them too instense and strange. It was also revealed that she had romantic feeling for Sasuke Uchiha, though he has shown no romantic interest towards her.
Sakura acquired tremendously great taijutsu skills thanks to Tsunade's training. She can easily shatter the earth beneath her or obliterate obstacles with a simple strike. An opponent struck by her could suffer huge injuries.
With her excellent chakra control, Sakura has turned into an excellent combat medical-nin. According to the Naruto series, her medical abilities Sakura's medical prowess had rivaled that of her mentor's.
The Huge Pitter-Patter Attack Plan of Love!!
Part 1: Love is a Part of the Springtime of Youth
While strolling around Konohagakure, Sakura is met by Lee who tries to persuade her to go out with him on a date. She rejects him, causing Lee to go into deep despair. Later, Sakura sits down on a bench with Hinata (in the anime she is by herself). She is once again met by Lee who tries many advances to impress her. However, his plans failed due many set backs. Sakura ends up running away from Lee, feeling annoyed. She is then cornered by a few missing-nin who try to attack her, but is saved by Lee. Sakura then asked why Lee saved. Lee responded by saying that he sees her as someone important. As Lee tries to grab Sakura's hand, he accidently gropes her (in the anime, this is due to him be dizzy from his technique. This results in him being severely beaten.
Part 2: Love Makes Both Sides Crazy
Note: Events in this episode occur only in the anime and do not constitute canon material.