WWE has seen a lot of growth when it comes to their overall business model and increases in revenue. This has been more apparent with the success of WWE’s Premium Live Events. The latest event is called Backlash and fans are undoubtedly excited about it.

The company will be heading outside the United States for the WWE Backlash premium live event. Taking place in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the event will be the first WWE Premium Live Event to take place in Puerto Rico since New Year’s Revolution in January 2005.

It will be held at Coliseo de Puerto Rico José Miguel Agrelot on May 6th. The main show will begin at 8 p.m. ET while the kickoff show will start at 7 p.m. ET. There are numerous matches that will keep fans engaged.

The Premium Live Event is headlined by Cody Rhodes taking on Brock Lesnar in a singles match. The two have been engaged in a feud right after WrestleMania 39 and fans are excited to see what will happen. Bad Bunny will also square off against Damian Priest in a San Juan Street Fight, which certainly has the interest of fans. You may check out the final card below:


Cody Rhodes vs. Brock Lesnar

San Juan Street Fight
Bad Bunny vs. Damian Priest

SmackDown Women’s Championship Match
Rhea Ripley (c) vs. Zelina Vega

Six-Man Tag Team Match
Matt Riddle and Undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn vs. The Bloodline

Raw Women’s Championship Match
Bianca Belair (c) vs. IYO SKY

United States Championship Match
Austin Theory (c) vs. Bobby Lashley vs. Bronson Reed

Seth “Freakin” Rollins vs. Omos

Keep checking back at Ringside News as we will provide play-by-play coverage of WWE Backlash from start to finish.

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Subhojeet Mukherjee

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