WWE WrestleMania Backlash Highlights, Results & Kickoff Show


WrestleMania Backlash 2021 quick results, Kickoff Show and official WWE YouTube & Twitter highlights, featuring Roman Reigns defending the Universal title against Cesaro

WWE WresleMania Backlash 2021 took place Sunday, May 16th airing exclusively on Peacock TV in the U.S and WWE Network elsewhere from the Yuengling Center in Tampa, Florida. This event also featured a triple threat WWE Championship match, both Women’s Championships were defended and much more.

Check out our quick results from Backlash, official WWE YT highlights and my quick grade/review below.

Grade: B+

Good show overall, highlights for me were both Women’s title matches, Reigns/Cesaro and Johnny Drip Drip battling Zombies.

Quick Results & Highlights

  • U.S Championship Open Challenge Match: Sheamus (c) def Ricochet

  • Raw Women’s Championship Match: Rhea Ripley (c) def Asuka and Charlotte Flair

  • SmackDown Tag Team Championship Match: Rey & Dominik Mysterio def Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode to become new champions and the first ever father/son tag champs in WWE.

  • Zombie Lumberjack Match: Damien Priest def The Miz w/ John Morrison

  • SmackDown Women’s Championship Match: Bianca Belair (c) def Bayley

  • WWE Championship Triple Threat Match: Bobby Lashley (c) (with MVP) def Drew McIntyre and Braun Strowman

  • Universal Championship Match: Roman Reigns (c) (w/ Paul Heyman) def Cesaro

Raw airs every Monday night at 8PM ET on the USA Network. WWE content is now available on the free Peacock app.

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