WWE’s first PPV because the large Wrestlemania extravaganza remaining month is going on this weekend. On Sunday, May 8, Wrestlemania Backlash is going down on the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island. It’ll be the second one 12 months that WWE has used the identify “Wrestlemania Backlash” for this tournament, normally it used to be simply named “Backlash”.
The reason why for it being referred to as Wrestlemania Backlash is as a result of a large number of the fits listed below are a results of the storylines that ended or endured at Wrestlemania remaining month in Dallas, Texas.
Wrestlemania Backlash has some lovely large fits for a non-big-four PPV in truth. Including an “I Quit” fit with Ronda Rousey and Charlotte Flair. Ronda Rousey gained the Royal Rumble again in January, which gave her the collection of which champion she main-evented Wrestlemania with. She selected Charlotte Flair, in spite of having historical past together with her and Becky Lynch (Raw’s champion on the time). Charlotte gained their Wrestlemania bout, however that used to be after some sketchy ways that each her and her father are identified for. So now, we’ve an “I Quit” fit for the Smackdown Women’s Championship at Wrestlemania Backlash. Many expect this to be the principle tournament.
A fit of epic proportions is the six-man tag fit with the tag workforce champs, and the WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns. It initially began out as a Tag Team unification fit between the Uso’s (Smackdown tag workforce champions) and RK-Bro (Raw tag workforce champions). But it ended up being a six-man tag fit, with the Uso’s and Roman Reigns taking over RK-Bro and Drew McIntyre. At this level, not one of the titles are at the line, however that would alternate.
The general card for Wrestlemania Backlash is lovely paltry, with just one championship in truth being at the line – the Smackdown Women’s Championship. Last 12 months at Backlash there have been 4 titles at the line. This is also as a result of 4 championships are in that six-man tag workforce fit.
How To Watch WWE Wrestlemania Backlash 2022
If you’re in the United States, you’re going to wish to subscribe to Peacock to look at Wrestlemania Backlash. Peacock prices simply $5 per thirty days, and brings in a load of different content material to look at as smartly, from the NBCUniversal library. This is the 3rd PPV that has been to be had on Peacock. Once you login to Peacock, you’ll see “WWE” within the best bar, click on on that and also you’ll see the PPV when it’s are living, in addition to the remainder of the WWE library.
You can join Peacock here. It’s truly value signing up for, specifically in case you are a Comcast or Cox buyer, as you get Peacock free of charge.
Outside of the United States, you’ll nonetheless wish to use the WWE Network, which is round $9.99 in every single place else.
Wrestlemania Backlash fit card
The fit card for Wrestlemania Backlash is lovely mild as of at the moment. With handiest six fits, regardless that 5 of the ones are championship fits, which is spectacular. Considering that is no longer the Night of Champions PPV. As at all times, this fit card is matter to modify, and there’s nonetheless yet another episode WWE TV to happen sooner than Wrestlemania Backlash. So there might be some other fit or two added to the cardboard.
- Roman Reigns and The Usos vs. Drew McIntyre, Randy Orton and Riddle.
- Cody Rhodes vs. Seth Rollins.
- SmackDown Women’s Championship I Quit fit: Charlotte Flair (c) vs. Ronda Rousey.
- Happy Corbin vs. Madcap Moss.
- Bobby Lashley vs. Omos.
- AJ Styles vs. Edge.
When does Wrestlemania Backlash get started
Like all PPVs, Wrestlemania Backlash will get started at 8PM ET/4PM PT. With the Kickoff display beginning at 7PM ET/3PM PT. As at all times, it’ll be streaming on Peacock in the United States and the WWE Network in every single place else.
The PPVs most often finish round 11PM, making them about 3 hours or one Monday Night Raw. Given how brief this card is, it could finish even previous than that. Though the Ronda vs Charlotte and the six-man tag fit may finally end up being so much longer than we predict. Especially with the latter being an I Quit fit.