Updated Card For Next Month's WWE Backlash PPV Event
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
During last night's episode of RAW, Alexa Bliss revealed that she will be getting her rematch from RAW Women's Champion Nia Jax for the RAW Women's Title at next month's WWE Backlash PPV Event. This will be the rematch from WrestleMania 34.
Regarding the WWE United States Title Match, Jinder Mahal is set to get his rematch from new champion Jeff Hardy at the April 27th Greatest Royal Rumble PPV Event in Saudi Arabia which means that Randy Orton will be getting his rematch at Backlash from the winner of that match.
The WWE Intercontinental Title Match between The Miz and WWE Intercontinental Champion Seth Rollins is still scheduled for Backlash despite The Miz being sent to SmackDown Live. It is possible that WWE Intercontinental Champion Seth Rollins and the IC Title end up on SmackDown Live after the Superstar Shake-up wraps up.
Below is the updated card for Backlash, which takes place on May 6th from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey:
WWE Intercontinental Title Match
- Seth Rollins (c) vs. The Miz
WWE United States Title Match
- Jeff Hardy (c) vs. Randy Orton
RAW Women's Title Match
- Nia Jax (c) vs. Alexa Bliss
- Samoa Joe vs. Roman Reigns