WWE Backlash 2023 results and highlights: Cody Rhodes takes on Brock Lesnar
After an incredibly successful WrestleMania 39 (and a less-successful immediate aftermath), the WWE is pushing forward, first with the annual Draft, and now with Backlash 2023.
While Roman Reigns sat this one out, there was still plenty up for grabs.
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We don't just mean both top-tier women's titles and the US Championship either: The Bloodline were looking to bounce back against Sami Zayn (and Kevin Owens and Matt Riddle), while Cody Rhodes needed a big win against a big man – the Beast Incarnate Brock Lesnar.
All the action came from the Coliseo de Puerto Rico José Miguel Agrelot in San Juan, Puerto Rico and you can check out the full show match results and comprehensive official video highlights below.
Match 1: WWE Raw Women's Championship: Bianca Belair (c) vs IYO SKY
WINNER and STILL WWE Raw Women's Champion: Bianca Belair
Match 2: Seth 'Freakin' Rollins vs Omos
WINNER: Seth 'Freakin' Rollins
Match 3: WWE United States Championship: Austin Theory vs Bobby Lashley vs Bronson Reed [Triple Threat Match]
WINNER and STILL WWE United States Champion: Austin Theory
Match 4: WWE SmackDown Women's Championship: Rhea Ripley (c) vs Zelina Vega
WINNER and STILL WWE SmackDown Women's Champion: Rhea Ripley
Match 5: Bad Bunny vs Damian Priest [San Juan Street Fight]
WINNER: Bad Bunny
Match 6: The Bloodline (Solo Sikoa, Jey Uso, and Jimmy Uso) vs Matt Riddle, Kevin Owens, and Sami Zayn
WINNERS: The Bloodline (Solo Sikoa, Jey Uso, and Jimmy Uso)
Match 7: Cody Rhodes vs Brock Lesnar
WINNER: Cody Rhodes
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