19. Three More Matches Added To Backlash 2017 PPV
On this week’s episode of SmackDown Live, it was announced that “The Lone Wolf” Baron Corbin will face the former NXT Champion “The Underdog from the Underground” Sami Zayn at Backlash 2017.
Also, “The Perfect 10” Tye Dillinger will face the former NXT Tag Team Champion Aiden English once again, this time on the Backlash 2017 Kickoff show.
Later on Talking Smack, Erick Rowan came out and noted that he’s still angry at former Intercontinental Champion Luke Harper for leaving The Wyatt Family and asked SmackDown Live Commissioner Shane McMahon to grant him a match against Harper at Backlash 2017. Shane O’ Mac accepted his request.
Below is the updated match card for Backlash 2017:
– WWE Championship Match: Randy Orton (c) vs. Jinder Mahal
– United States Championship Match: Kevin Owens (c) vs. AJ Styles
– SmackDown Tag Team Championship Match: The Usos (c) vs. Breezango
– Dolph Ziggler vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
– Baron Corbin vs. Sami Zayn
– Charlotte Flair, SmackDown Women’s Champion Naomi & Becky Lynch vs. Natalya, Carmella & Tamina Snuka
– Luke Harper vs. Eric Rowan
– Kickoff Match: Tye Dillinger vs. Aiden English