WWE Backlash Results – 6/14/20

 

 

 

 

WWE Backlash Results – 6/14/20
Orlando, Florida
WWE Performance Center
Commentary Team: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton & Samoa Joe

US Championship
ANDRADE W/ZELINA VEGA & ANGEL GARZA VS APOLLO CREWS:

Apollo Backdrops Andrade onto the diamond plate of the entrance ramp, Moonsault off the apron to the floor, back in the ring, Stalling Suplex for a 1 count, Andrade blocks The Chariot & sends Apollo into the turnbuckle, Running Meteora for a near fall, Andrade up top, but Apollo cuts him off, he goes after Andrade, but Andrade ties him to the Tree of Woe, Double Stomp, but Apollo avoids it & hits a Belly to Belly Suplex into the turnbuckle, he bum-rushes Andrade into the corner, Stinger Splash, Spinebuster, but only gets a near fall, Olympic Slam countered, but Apollo answers back with a Dropkick, Andrade blocks a Suplex to the floor & hits a Slingshot DDT, but only gets a near fall, up top, but Apollo with a Leaping Enzugiri then hits The Uhaa Combination, Garza up on the apron, but KO takes him down, Stunner, Andrade tries for La Sombra, but Apollo counters into The Chariot for the win

WINNER & STILL US CHAMPION: APOLLO CREWS

WWE Women Tag Team Championship
TWISTED BLISS VS THE IICONICS VS SASHA BANKS & BAYLEY:

Royce with a rollup on Sasha for a 2 count, Bliss with a rollup on Royce for a 2 count, Sasha counters the Spinal Shock, they trade flash pins for 2 counts, all 3 teams with flash pins for 2 counts, Royce with a Spinning Heel Kick on Cross for a near fall, Shades of Kay on Cross, but Bayley makes the save, Bayley blocks the Wheelbarrow Knee, Sasha & Bayley hits one of their own on Kay, but Cross makes the save, Bliss with a trifecta of Thesz Presses, Running Double Crossbody, Royce with a Crossbody knockd Bliss & Banks off the apron, IIconics with a Wheelbarrow/Knee Strike combo, Inverted Magic Killer on Banks, but Twisted Bliss makes the save, Twisted Bliss with a Flapjack Complete Shot combo, Twisted Bliss connects, but Sasha grabs Bliss in a Victory Roll to retain the belts

WINNERS & STILL WWE WOMEN TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: SASHA BANKS & BAYLEY

(Red hair & a red beard? They keep trying to make it look like Sheamus is the one framing Jeff, but does anyone else think it could be Sami Zayn or am I the only one?)

JEFF HARDY VS SHEAMUS:

Sheamus rips off pieces of Jeff’s mesh shirt, Jeff goes after the leg, Sheamus with a Running Lariat, Jeff Backdrops him to the apron, Basement Dropkick takes Sheamus off the apron to the floor, Leaping Lariat off the steps takes down Sheamus, back in the ring, Jeff takes apart the steps, ref warns him so he drops it, Sheamus with a Gourdbuster drives Jeff knee first into the ring post, Standing Catatonic, up to the second, Diving Kneedrop for a near fall, Irish Curse, make that a pair of them gets a near fall, Jeff with a Sit-Out Jawbreaker, but Sheamus comes back with a Pump Knee for a near fall, Sheamus with a Lariat, up top, Jeff ducks the Diving Lariat, Whisper in the Wind connects, but only gets a near fall, Inverted Atomic Drop, Double Legdrop for a 2 count, Falling Splash for a 2 count, Twist of Fate countered into a rollup for a 2 count, Jeff with a Mule Kick, he ducks Brogue Kick & hits a Slingblade, Jeff slides under the ropes, up top, but Sheamus cuts him off, Sheamus meets him, but Jeff fights him off, Sheamus cuts his legs out, White Noise connects, but only gets a near fall, Sheamus stomps away then locks in the Cloverleaf, but Jeff makes it to the rope, 10 Beats of the Bodhran, he charges, but Jeff avoids it & Sheamus hits the post, Twist of Fate, up top & hits The Swanton Bomb, but Sheamus gets his foot on the rope, Jeff walks the barricade, but Sheamus cuts him off with a Brogue Kick in mid-air, back in the ring & Sheamus dims his lights with another Brogue Kick for the win

WINNER: SHEAMUS

Raw Women’s Championship
NIA JAX VS ASUKA:

Asuka with crushing kicks then goes after the arm, Uraken blocked, Asuka with a Manji-Gatame and she has it in deep, but Jax powers out, Asuka goes back to the arm, Running Avalanche, Body Slam & a very oocky cover only gets a 2 count, Jax with a Thrust Spinebuster for a near fall, Cobra Hold, Asuka fights out & grabs a Front Guillotine Choke, Jax turns it into a Jackhammer for a near fall, she taunts Asuka about Kairi and gets a Uraken for her trouble, Sunset Flip, Jax blocks, Asuka evades the Hip Drop, Sliding Knee for a near fall, Missile Dropkick, Billiken connects and gets a near fall, Shoot Kicks, Buzzsaw Kick countered into a Sit-out Powerbomb for a near fall, Jax charges, Asuka avoids it & Jax hits the post, Asuka up top, Jax cuts her off, Asuka with an Elevated Juji-Gatame and drags Jax to the floor, Shining Juji-Gatame to the floor, but Jax sends her into the barricade, Asuka with a Buzzsaw Kick, she tries to make it back in, but she’s just too late & it ends in a double count out

WINNER: DRAW, BUT STILL RAW WOMEN’S CHAMPION: ASUKA

Asuka drops Jax with a Billiken off the apron then grabs her belt and leaves

WWE Universal Championship
MIZ & MORRISON VS BRAUN STROWMAN:

Morrison knocks Braun to the floor with a Flying Chuck then a Twisting Plancha takes him off his feet, Miz with a Buzzsaw Kick, but only gets a 1 count, Morrison with a Chop-Block then a Switchblade Kick, Flash Point, Double Snap DDT, Miz into a cover for a 2 count, Miz with Shoot Kicks, Braun counters the Buzzsaw Kick with a right hand then a Monster Biel, he charges, but Morrison drags Miz out of the ring, Braun hits the post, Morrison with a pair of Flying Chucks, Braun blocks Flash Point, Miz & Morrison with a Skull-Crushing Finale/Double Stomp combo, but Miz pulls Morrison off, they argue, Morrison goes back for the cover, but only gets a near fall, Chokeslam to Miz, right hand to Morrison then a Running Powerslam finishes Morrison & Braun retains

WINNER & STILL WWE UNIVERSAL CHAMPION: BRAUN STROWMAN

WWE Championship
BOBBY LASHLEY W/MVP VS DREW MCINTYRE:

Lash grabs the Full Nelson before the match begins, ref calls for help, Lash gets the hooks in, 3 refs finally convince him to release the Full Nelson, Drew says he wants to continue, ref calls for the start

Lash bum-rushes Drew into the corner, Release Vertical Suplex for a 2 count, another cover for a 2 count, he charges, but Drew catches him with a knee, Lash with a mis-direction Lariat for a 1 count, Lash tears Drew’s entrance jacket off, Drew with a Northern Lights Suplex for a 2 count, Lash with a Neckbreaker for a 1 count, Scissor Stomp, Drew blocks a Powerslam and drives Lash into the plexiglass on the floor, Lash with a Release Death Valley Bomb on the floor then drives Drew into the ring post, back in the ring, Drew rolls to the apron, Lash charges, but Drew catches him with a Belly to Belly Suplex into the barricade & a Vertical Suplex on the floor, he sends Lash back in, Drew with a Mafia Kick, up top, Diving Lariat, nip up, Fireman Carry, but Lash fights out, Drew plants him with a Spinebuster and jumps into a jackknife pin for a near fall, Future Shock blocked, he charges, but Lash catches him with a Thrust Spinebuster, but only gets a 1 count, he posts Drew, Lifting Complete Shot, but still only gets a 1 count, Lash stalks him, Drew blocks the Full Nelson, Drew tries the Bret Hart counter, but Lash sends him into the turnbuckle, Drew with an Inverted Concrete Slam out of the corner, but only gets a near fall, Drew hangs Lash in the rope, up top, but Lash catches him with a Crossface, Drew looks for the G Spot (no, not THAT kind of G-Spot it was named back when he was still Galloway), but Lash counters into an Ankle Lock, but Drew kicks him off, Murder-Death Spear, but Drew rolls through into a Kimura, but Lash grabs the rope, Lash rolls to the apron, up top, but Drew meets him & hits a Superplex, nip up, he looks for the kill, but Lash strikes first with The Murder-Death Spear, but only gets a near fall, Lana makes her way down to ringside, up on the apron, Glasgow Kiss sends Lash into Lana who takes out MVP on her way down then Drew uncorks The Claymore Kick to retain

WINNER & STILL WWE CHAMPION: DREW MCINTYRE

Lash & MVP leave by themselves choosing to leave without Lana

Street Profits & Viking Raiders battle in the parking lot, Rowe gets sent into Braun’s car wrecking the windshield, Profits take off with Raiders in hot pursuit

Profits grab golf clubs, but the Raiders have shields, an ax & a bowling ball? Profits say fuck that and run for it

Ford says let’s put the plunder down and to fight like men, they start laying into each other, East Ten Mile to Ford, Dawkins & Rowe take off fighting leaving Hanson with Ford

Hanson grabs the bowling ball & picks up the 7/10 split, right in the nuts. Hanson finds Rowe laid out when Dawkins Spears him through a glass window

All 4 agree to finish it when Akira Tozawa & a Shinobi biker gang rolls up

The Profits & Raiders agree to fight them together, the Shinobi join Tozawa and they attack the Viking Profits, Tozawa must have got these Shinoi from thugs r us as they go down easier then the League of Assasins from Arrow

Tozawa calls for reinforcements & a huge African Shinobi (I’m assuming that was Dio Maddin since he’s known as the Black Otaku) shows up, Profits have to stop Rowe from attacking as all 4 run from Tozawa & the Shinobi.

They have a disagreement over who beat up the most Shinobi and get into a brawl on top of a semi, Dawkins & Rowe end up in a dumpster, Hanson throws Ford into the dumpster then dives them, a female ref asks what the 4 are doing and tells them their match is next they struggle in the trash when a Swamp Monster (I guess) goes after them and we leave

THE GREATEST WRESTLING MATCH EVER
RANDY ORTON VS EDGE:

We have an old MSG mic dropped from the ceiling and using audio clips from the late Howard Finkle, Charles Robinson has donned his old WCW ref attire and gives the competitors their orders

(The match itself may be good, we’ll have to wait and see on that, though ol beaver-face is already going overboard with the camera cuts in just the first few moments)

Orton with a Headscissors, Edge with a handstand out, Orton drops down and sends Edge to the floor, Edge back in at 6, Edge with mis-direction and baits Orton into a running into a Big Boot on the floor, he sends Orton back in for a 2 count, Edge slides through the legs twice, he goes after Orton’s shoulder, Edge with a Headscissors sends Orton to the floor, up top, but Orton cuts him off, he looks for a Superplex to the floor, but Edge fights him off, Headbutt then a Diving Lariat knocks Orton to the floor, Orton is busted open, Russian Legsweep & converts right into a Crossface, but Orton makes it to the rope, RKO blocked, Kata-Gatame blocked, Orton with the Inverted Neck-Backbreaker, Orton shoves the back of Edge’s head into the plexiglass then around the ring to the barricades, again into the plexiglass, he breaks the count & sends the back of Edge’s head into the steps, he breaks the count again, into the announce table, Release Back Suplex on the table, back in the ring, into a cover for a 2 count, Garvin Stomp, Orton looks up at the sky, Three Amigos, Edge blocks the 3rd one & hits the Three Amigos of his own, they trade chops, Orton ducks a Running Chop & hits a Dropkick, Edge rolls to the floor, Orton with wrist control & pulls Edge into the ring post, he pulls Edge up top, he connects with the Superplex into the cover, but only gets a near fall, stereo Crossbodies, Edge with Christian’s Slingshot Kick, up top, but Orton cuts him off, Draping DDT blocked, Edge hits The Edgecution, slow to get a cover & only gets a near fall, Running Knee and a second one, Sliding D connects, but only gets a near fall, Edge up top, Diving Crossbody, but only gets a near fall, he charges, but Orton catches him with a rollup for a near fall, Edge a Crossface then turns it into a Strangle Hold, but Orton turns it into a flash pin for a near fall, Orton with an Olympic Slam, but only gets a near fall, Dropkick, but Edge turns it into a Sit-Out Powerbomb for a near fall, Edge charges, but Orton Backdrops him to the floor, Orton drags him back up, Draping DDT, Orton is stalking him, he’s primed, RKO countered, Unprettier blocked, RKO countered into the Edge-O-Matic for a near fall, Edge looks for the kill, Orton leaps above the Spear, Edge avoids the Snap Powerslam, he hooks the arms & hits the Unprettier, but only gets a near fall, Orton with a Stungun then hits a Pedigree, but only gets a near fall, Edge with a Rock Bottom, but only gets a near fall, Orton blocks an Edgeucator attempt, they both fight for the Backslide, Edge with a shot to the knee & gets the Backslide, but only gets a near fall, Orton drops him with a European Uppercut, Edge blocks a Draping DDT & snaps Orton’s neck in the ropes, Sunset Flip for a near fall, Oklahoma Roll for a near fall, Small Package for a near fall, RKO connects, but only gets a near fall, Orton lines Edge up, he’s looking for the Punt, but Edge strikes first with a Spear then hits a second Spear, but still only gets a near fall, Edge looks for an Imploding Crossbody, but Orton catches him with the RKO, but still only gets a near fall, Edge grabs the Kata-Gatame, but Orton a kick, it looked low, but the ref isn’t calling it & Orton strikes with The Punt for the win

WINNER: RANDY ORTON