One month after the largest present of the yr in wrestling, WWE will return to pay-per-view with WrestleMania Backlash, a rebrand of the Backlash PPV that served as WWE’s post-WrestleMania occasion from 1999 to 2009. Because the identify of the occasion implies, a number of rematches from WrestleMania are anticipated on the occasion.
One headline match that’s already confirmed will see Bobby Lashley put the WWE championship on the road in opposition to Drew McIntyre in a rematch of their WrestleMania conflict. Many extra matches will likely be made official in coming weeks as weekly tv will proceed the construct to the occasion.
WWE WrestleMania Backlash goes down on Sunday, Might 16 at Yuengling Heart in Tampa. The principle present will start at 7 p.m. ET and stream dwell on Peacock with kickoff reveals beginning the festivities an hour prior. So let’s take a look now on the WrestleMania Kickoff matches which were confirmed in addition to break down what else might be added to the match card based mostly on present weekly tv route.
WWE WrestleMania Backlash matches
WWE Championship — Bobby Lashley (c) vs. Drew McIntyre vs. Braun Strowman: Regardless of a clear win by Lashley to