The main event for the WWE Backlash PPV is about to take place, but right before that, the Street Profits and Viking Raiders fought Akira Tozawa and his group of biker ninjas. That’s not a joke, as the cinematic battle took place outside of the Performance Center. It was actually a nice break from the other in-ring bouts during the night. Check out the results below as they happen.
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- Edge vs. Randy Orton
- Drew McIntyre (c) vs. Bobby Lashley (WWE Championship)
- Braun Strowman (c) vs. The Miz & John Morrison (Universal Championship Handicap Match)
- Asuka (c) vs. Nia Jax (Raw Women’s Championship)
- Jeff Hardy vs. Sheamus
- Bayley & Sasha Banks (c) vs. Alexa Bliss & Nikki Cross vs. The IIconics (Women’s Tag Team Championship)
- Apollo Crews (c) vs. Andrade (United States Championship)
- The Street Profits (c) vs. The Viking Raiders (Raw Tag Team Championship)
Below, you’ll find all the live results as they happen during the course of the evening, so make sure to keep checking back throughout the PPV.
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- For Strowman vs. Miz and Morrison, who ever gets the pin becomes the champion.
Apollo Crews (c) vs. Andrade (United States Championship)
Before the match starts, Kevin Owens comes to the ring to do commentary.
Crews wins by pin at 7:24.
Bayley & Sasha Banks (c) vs. Alexa Bliss & Nikki Cross vs. The IIconics (Women’s Tag Team Championship)
Bayley and Banks win at 8:51.
Jeff Hardy vs. Sheamus
Sheamus wins by pin at 16:46.
Asuka (c) vs. Nia Jax (Raw Women’s Championship)
Double count out at 8:25.
Braun Strowman (c) vs. The Miz & John Morrison (Universal Championship Handicap Match)
Strowman pins Morrison at 7:20.
Drew McIntyre (c) vs. Bobby Lashley (WWE Championship)
McIntyre pins Lashley at 13:13.
The Street Profits (c) vs. The Viking Raiders (Raw Tag Team Championship)
It’s a cinematic match for some reason, filled with Home Alone antics. It’s actually a nice break from all the other bouts tonight.
However, after all the madness and battle against biker ninjas, it was announced this match was cancelled.
Edge vs. Randy Orton
Greatest wrestling match ever in progress.
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