The present should go on — simply, with some modifications.
For the reason that coronavirus pandemic has upended the whole wrestling trade, with WWE being no exception to that. Holding three PPV occasions since country-wide stay-at-home orders and quarantine has been in impact, WWE has moved its occasions from arenas and stadiums to the WWE Efficiency Heart in Orlando, Fla.
Backlash is the following occasion to observe that development. The present which — used to, at the least — historically observe WrestleMania is definitely the second occasion after the corporate’s greatest present of the 12 months.
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This 12 months, curiously, WWE is advertising the Randy Orton vs. Edge as “The Biggest Wrestling Match Ever,” after WWE’s Charly Caruso pinned it as such earlier in Might. Wrestling followers rolled their collective eyes, remembering the Orton-Edge matchup at WrestleMania as slumber materials over respectable wrestling. In any case, wrestling followers are ready with anticipation for the third in-ring look of Edge since his Royal Rumble return.
Different matches on the cardboard embody Braun Strowman defending the WWE Common Championship vs. The Grime Sheet (Miz and John Morrison) and Drew McIntyre defending his strap towards Bobby Lashley.
Here is every part you want to find out about Backlash 2020:
WWE Backlash 2020 date
This 12 months’s Backlash takes place on June 14. Initially set to happen in Kansas Metropolis, MO., the occasion was moved to the WWE Efficiency Heart in Orlando, Fla.
WWE Backlash 2020 begin time
The Backlash essential card begins at 7 p.m. ET, with an hour-long kickoff present beginning at 6 p.m. ET.
Methods to watch WWE Backlash
As all the time, the occasion will happen on the subscription model of the WWE Community for $9.99. It’s also possible to purchase it through conventional PPV, with a typical worth of roughly $59.99, relying in your supplier.
WWE Backlash 2020 matches
At present, there are seven matches scheduled for Sunday’s present, and as all the time, this card is topic to alter:
- Edge vs. Randy Orton (Billed as The Biggest Wrestling Match Ever)
- Drew McIntyre (c) vs. Bobby Lashley for the WWE Championship
- Braun Strowman (c) vs. The Miz and John Morrison for the WWE Common Championship in a handicap match
- Asuka (c) vs. Nia Jax for the WWE “RAW” Ladies’s Championship
- Jeff Hardy vs. Sheamus
- Bayley and Sasha Banks (c) vs. Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross vs. The IIconics for the WWE Ladies’s Tag Crew Championship
- Apollo Crews (c) vs. Andrade (with Zelina Vega) for the WWE United States Championship
WWE Backlash 2020 predictions
— Edge upends Randy Orton.
— McIntyre retains over Lashley.
— Strowman retains over the duo of Miz and Morrison.
— Asuka retains the gold round her waist.