1. Sami Zayn vs. Chris Jericho Announced for WWE Clash of Champions 2016 PPV

    WWE announced Monday night during Raw that Sami Zayn and Chris Jericho will wrestle at Clash of Champions on Sept. 25. Zayn and Jericho's feud is a natural outgrowth of Zayn 's continued beef with Kevin Owens...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 3,957 reads 18 comments

  2. Vince McMahon Injury: Updates on WWE Chairman's Recovery from Surgery

    WWE announced Monday that chairman Vince McMahon suffered an injury that required surgery while training. Continue for updates. McMahon Expected Back at Work Wednesday Monday, Sept...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 62,335 reads 40 comments

  3. 'WWE 2K17': Latest News and Buzz for Week of Sept. 12

    The virtual ring won't be able to contain WWE 2K17 . The latest peeks of the upcoming WWE video game showed off that the slobberknockers fans create can and will move outside of the squared circle...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 18 days ago 10,028 reads 5 comments

  4. WWE Raw: Live Results, Reaction and Analysis for September 12

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the September 12 episode of Raw. WWE .com 's official Raw preview is hyping a big match between former WWE champion Roman Reigns and current universal champion Kevin Owens...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 18 days ago 60,550 reads 643 comments

  5. WWE No Mercy 2016: Full Card Predictions After Backlash PPV

    What began as embers at Backlash promises to grow into roaring flames at WWE No Mercy 2016. Sunday's pay-per-view laid the foundation for what's ahead for Randy Orton , Nikki ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 36,006 reads 69 comments

  6. WWE Appears to Mock CM Punk's UFC Loss During Match at Backlash

    CM Punk may have made the switch from WWE to the UFC, but the former promotion certainly hasn't forgotten about him. At least that's how it appears in the clip above from Sunday's Backlash pay-per-view...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 19 days ago 120,664 reads 131 comments

  7. Lessons WWE Must Apply Moving Forward After Heath Slater's Win at Backlash 2016

    WWE doesn't tell enough stories like Heath Slater 's Tag Team Championship win at WWE Backlash 2016, narratives that showcase unexpected figures, that meander off the beaten ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 35,706 reads 79 comments

  8. WWE Backlash 2016: Top Talking Points Following PPV Event

    The first brand-exclusive pay-per-view is in the books following Sunday's WWE Backlash, a SmackDown -exclusive show that saw the coronation of AJ Styles as world champion...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 19 days ago 10,317 reads 26 comments

  9. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for Sept. 12

    Clarity and clobbering will provide the foundation for WWE Raw on Sept. 12. Kevin Owens has to fend off Roman Reigns to ensure he's not outnumbered by former members of The Shield at the Clash of Champions pay-per-view on Sept...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 19,941 reads 100 comments

  10. Dean Ambrose vs. AJ Styles: What's Next for Each Star After WWE Backlash 2016?

    We have a new WWE world champion on SmackDown . AJ Styles, who debuted in WWE only seven-and-a-half months ago, now holds the top prize in WWE , the ...

    Kevin Berge Written by Kevin Berge about 19 days ago 10,187 reads 57 comments

  11. WWE Superstar Power Rankings Ahead of Sept. 12 Raw

    Thanks to WWE Backlash 2016 on Sunday, the SmackDown roster had a leg up on the Raw crew in this week's Superstar power rankings...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 19 days ago 37,836 reads 63 comments

  12. WWE Backlash 2016 Results: Biggest Winners and Losers from Marquee Event

    Just nine months after a stunning debut at the Royal Rumble and three weeks after defeating John Cena clean in the center of the ring at SummerSlam , AJ Styles beat Dean Ambrose ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 19 days ago 29,164 reads 64 comments

  13. WWE Backlash 2016 Winners: Biggest Stars of the Night

    WWE Backlash 2016 is in the books. SmackDown had the pressure of running the first pay-per-view after SummerSlam, and they had a truncated amount of time to build their major feuds...

    Kevin Wong Written by Kevin Wong about 19 days ago 9,990 reads 18 comments

  14. AJ Styles vs. John Cena Feud for WWE World Championship is Inevitable

    AJ Styles was crowned the new WWE World champion a t WWE Backlash after defeating Dean Ambrose through nefarious means. Styles' win continues a tidal wave of momentum that dates back to his two victories over John Cena ...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 19 days ago 32,370 reads 160 comments

  15. WWE Backlash 2016 Results: Twitter Reacts to Top Stars, Moments and More

    WWE SmackDown Live presented its first pay-per-view event Sunday night with Backlash, a show lacking star power and featuring only six matches, but one that had fans on Twitter genuinely curious about how the blue brand would fare...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 19 days ago 63,485 reads 29 comments

  16. Dean Ambrose vs. AJ Styles: Winner and Reaction from WWE Backlash 2016

    AJ Styles continued his string of dominance Sunday night at WWE Backlash by defeating Dean Ambrose to become the WWE world heavyweight champion for the first time in his illustrious career...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 35,601 reads 115 comments

  17. WWE Backlash 2016 Review: Top Highlights and Low Points

    Every WWE event has pressure on it to deliver, but since Backlash 2016 was the first SmackDown-exclusive pay-per-view since July's draft, even more was on the line...

    Anthony Mango Written by Anthony Mango about 19 days ago 29,548 reads 104 comments

  18. Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt: What's Next for Feud After WWE Backlash 2016?

    Randy Orton 's run of misfortune continued Sunday at WWE Backlash, as Bray Wyatt defeated The Viper in just 10 seconds...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 16,626 reads 27 comments

  19. Usos vs. Heath Slater, Rhyno: Winner and Reaction from WWE Backlash 2016

    The unlikely team of Heath Slater and Rhyno completed their improbable journey to the top Sunday at WWE Backlash. They defeated The Usos in the finals of a tournament to become the new SmackDown tag team champions...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 13,076 reads 16 comments

  20. Kane Defeats Bray Wyatt at WWE Backlash After Randy Orton Forfeits Due to Injury

    Bray Wyatt went 1-1 at WWE Backlash on Sunday night, beating Randy Orton by forfeit and then losing to Kane . Wyatt was originally scheduled to face Orton...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 19 days ago 14,590 reads 31 comments

  21. The Miz vs. Dolph Ziggler: Winner and Reaction from WWE Backlash 2016

    The Miz's impressive WWE Intercontinental Championship reign of 160 days continued at Backlash on Sunday, when he defeated Dolph Ziggler with the title on the line...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 22,455 reads 12 comments

  22. The Usos vs. The Hype Bros: Winner and Reaction from WWE Backlash 2016

    The Usos defeated The Hype Bros Sunday at WWE Backlash in a second-chance match to earn a spot in the SmackDown Tag Team Championship tournament final against Heath Slater and Rhyno later in the night...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 3,383 reads 4 comments

  23. Becky Lynch Wins SmackDown Women's Championship at WWE Backlash 2016

    Becky Lynch won a Six-Pack Challenge at WWE Backlash to become the first SmackDown women's champion Sunday night. She locked Carmella into a Disarm-Her for the win...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 13,774 reads 35 comments

  24. WWE Backlash 2016 Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights

    SmackDown reset its world at WWE Backlash 2016 on Sunday. The blue brand crowned a series of new champions, putting AJ Styles, Becky Lynch and Heath Slater and Rhyno in the spotlight as the New Era marches on...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 19 days ago 172,088 reads 325 comments

  25. WWE Backlash 2016 Results: Live Reaction and Review

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of WWE Backlash 2016. As the first exclusive pay-per-view for the SmackDown brand, this show will be a good indicator if the talents on the blue brand can carry a big event by themselves...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 19 days ago 89,176 reads 812 comments