Backlash 2023 is all set to take place in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and with the superstar rapper Bad Bunny set to host the event too. Though Bad Bunny is going to compete against the Judgement Day’s Damian Priest too, he being the host of the much-anticipated pay-per-view makes it much more special. However, among all the exciting matches that are going to take place at the Backlash, the most anticipated remains the Brock Lesnar vs Cody Rhodes match. Here’s what you need to know about it.
Much anticipated collision between Brock Lesner and Cody Rhodes at the Backlash
Backlash is going to take place on Saturday, May 6, and as per Indian standards, it is Sunday, May 7, from 5:30 AM IST onward. Indian WWE fans can witness the live-action premium live event on Sony Sports Network and Sony LIV if they wish to see it on OTT.
This incredible collision of Cody Rhodes and Brock Lesnar which is going to take place at the Backlash, all started from Raw after wrestlemania. With the Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns defeating the American Nightmare Cody Rhodes at Wrestlemania, with a little help from the enforcer of the Bloodline Solo Sikoa, Rhodes demanded a rematch at the Raw. However, the special counsel of Roman Reigns refused to give him a rematch but said a tag-team match could be possible.
Brock Lesnar eventually came up to be Cody’s partner but attacked him before the match was going to start. Since then, the rivalry between these two has started, and who emerges victorious between Rhodes and the Beast Incarnate Brock Lesnar will be witnessed at the Backlash.
Also, it is to be seen when Cody Rhodes can finally get his rematch against Roman Reigns and finally finish his story by being the Undisputed WWE Undisputed Universal Champion.