On this day in Pro Wrestling History in 2003, WWE Backlash PPV took place. The main event of the PPV was a match that we thought would never happen. A dream match between top stars of the two top promotions – WWF & WCW, it was The Rock vs. Goldberg.
Goldberg defeated The Rock and Rock would leave WWE after this match. The WWE Title match saw Brock Lesnar defeat John Cena to retain the title. Jazz defeated Trish Stratus to win the WWE Women’s Title. Below are the full results from the PPV:
* Team Angle (Charlie Haas & Shelton Benjamin) defeated Los Guerreros (Eddie & Chavo) to retain the WWE Tag Team Titles
* Sean O’Haire (with Roddy Piper) defeated Rikishi
* Rob Van Dam & Kane defeated The Dudley Boyz with Chief Morley as special guest referee to retain the World Tag Team Titles
* Jazz (with Theodore Long) defeated Trish Stratus to win the WWE Women’s Title
* Big Show defeated Rey Mysterio Jr.
* Brock Lesnar defeated John Cena to retain the WWE Title
* Chris Jericho, Triple H, & Ric Flair defeated Kevin Nash, Booker T, & Shawn Michaels in a 6-man tag team match
* Goldberg defeated The Rock