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Backlash 1999


April 25, 1999 in Providence, RI
Civic Center drawing 10,939 ($293,873)
Shown live on PPV (1.06)
  1. Val Venis & Nicole Bass beat D-Lo brown & Ivory (1:43) when Bass pinned Ivory.

  2. Droz & Prince Albert beat Brian Christopher & Scott Taylor (1:09) when Albert pinned Taylor.

  3. Kane pinned Big Boss Man (2:45).

  4. Viscera pinned Test (2:09).

  5. Farooq, Bradshaw, & Mideon beat Gangrel, Edge, & Christian (11:38) when Bradshaw pinned Christian.

  6. Al Snow pinned Bob Holly (15:27) to win the WWF Hardcore Title.

  7. WWF I-C Champ the Godfather pinned Goldust (5:21).

  8. The New Age Outlaws beat Owen Hart & Jeff Jarrett (10:33) when Gunn pinned Hart.

  9. Mankind beat Paul Wight (7:40) in a "boiler room brawl."

  10. Hunter Hearst Helmsley pinned X-Pac (19:19).

  11. The Undertaker pinned Ken Shamrock (18:50).

  12. WWF World Champ Steve Austin pinned The Rock (17:07). Shane McMahon was the special referee.
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Backlash 2000


April 30, 2000 in Washington, DC
MCI Center drawing 17, 867 ($540,820)
Shown live on PPV (1.62)
  1. WWF Tag Champs Edge & Christian beat Road Dogg & X-Pac (9:23) when Edge pinned X-Pac.

  2. WWF Light Heavyweight Camp Dean Malenko pinned Scotty Too Hotty (12:59).

  3. Big Bossman & Bull Buchanon beat The Acolytes (7:41) when Buchanon pinned Bradshaw.

  4. WWF Hardcore Champ Crash Holly won a "six man hardcore" match (12:20) when he pinned Tazz. Also in the match were Hardcore Holly, Perry Saturn, Matt & Jeff Hardy.

  5. The Big Show (dressed as Hulk Hogan) pinned Kurt Angle (2:57).

  6. Test & Albert beat The Dudleys (11:04) when Test pinned Buh Buh.

  7. WWF European Champ Eddy Guerrero pinned Esse Rios (8:43).

  8. WWF I-C Champ Chris Benoit beat Chris Jericho (15:08) via DQ.

  9. The Rock pinned Triple H (19:24) to win the WWF World Title. Shane McMahon was the special referee.
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Backlash 2001


April 29, 2001 in Chicago, IL
Allstate Arena drawing 15,592 ($831,510)
Shown live on PPV (0.94)
  1. Jerry Lynn pinned Crash Holly (3:37) to win the WWF Light Heavyweight Title.

  2. Lita pinned Molly Holly (2:40).

  3. X-Pac, Albert, & Justin Credible beat Buh Buh Ray, D-Von, & Spike Dudley (7:59) when X-Pac pinned Buh Buh.

  4. WWF Hardcore Champ Rhyno pinned Raven (8:10).

  5. William Regal pinned Chris Jericho (12:11) in a "Dutchess of Queensbury" match.

  6. Chris Benoit beat Kurt Angle (31:31) in an "ironman submission" match.
    • Benoit submitted (6:34).
    • Angle submitted (8:03).
    • Benoit submitted (10:19).
    • Benoit submitted (11:05).
    • Angle submitted (18:02).
    • Angle submitted (27:50).
    • Angle submitted (31:31).

  7. Shane McMahon beat Big Show (11:53) in a "last man standing" match.

  8. WWF European Champ Matt Hardy beat Eddie Guerrero and Christian (6:52) in a "triangle" match when he pinned Christian.

  9. WWF World Champ Steve Austin & WWF I-C Champ Triple H beat Kane & Undertaker (27:11) to win the WWF Tag Champs. All three titles were on the line for this match.
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Backlash 2002


April 21, 2002 in Kansas City, MO
Kemper Arena drawing 12,489
Shown live on PPV (0.90)
  1. The Big Show pinned Justin Credible & Steven Richards (2:11) in a "handicap" match.

  2. Yoshihiro Tajiri pinned Billy Kidman (9:08) to win the WWF Cruiserweight Title.

  3. Scott Hall pinned Bradshaw (5:43).

  4. WWF Women's Champ Jazz pinned Trish Stratus (4:29).

  5. Brock Lesnar TKO Jeff Hardy (5:32).

  6. Kurt Angle pinned Edge (13:25).

  7. Eddie Guerrero pinned Rob Van Dam (11:43) to win the WWF I-C Title.

  8. The Undertaker pinned Steve Austin (27:03). Ric Flair was the special referee.

  9. WWF Tag Champs Billy Gunn & Chuck Palumbo beat Al Snow & Maven (5:58) when Gunn pinned Maven.

  10. Hulk Hogan pinned Triple H (22:04) to win the WWF World Title.
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Backlash 2003


April 27, 2003 in Worcester, MA
The Centrum drawing 10,000 ($450,000)
Shown live on PPV (0.67)
  1. Scott Steiner pinned Rico (2:27).

  2. WWE Tag Champs Benjamin Shelton & Charlie Haas beat Eddie & Chavo Guerrero (15:03) when Haas pinned Chavo.

  3. Sean O'Haire pinned Rikishi (4:52).

  4. World Tag Champs Rob Van Dam & Kane beat Bubba Ray & D-Von Dudley (13:01) when Van Dam pinned Bubba. Chief Morley was the guest referee.

  5. Jazz pinned Trish Stratus (5:50) to win the WWE Women's Title.

  6. The Big Show pinned Rey Mysterio (3:47).

  7. WWE Champ Brock Lesnar pinned John Cena (15:14).

  8. Ric Flair, Triple H, & Chris Jericho beat Shawn Michaels, Kevin Nash, & Booker T (17:51) when Triple H pinned Nash.

  9. Bill Goldberg pinned The Rock (13:03).
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Backlash 2004


April 18, 2004 in Edmonton, AB
Rexall Place drawing 13,000 ($483,000)
Shown live on PPV (0.55)
  1. Val Venis pinned Matt Hardy (7:56).

  2. Shelton Benjamin pinned Ric Flair (9:29).

  3. Jonathon Coachman pinned Yoshihiro Tajiri (6:25).

  4. Chris Jericho beat Christian & Trish Stratus (11:12) in a "handicap" match when he pinned Christian.

  5. WWE Women's Champ Victoria pinned Lita (7:22).

  6. WWE I-C Champ Randy Orton pinned Mick Foley (23:03) in a "falls count anywhere" match.

  7. Hurricane & Rosey beat Rob Conway & Sylvain Granier (5:02) when Hurricane pinned Conway.

  8. Edge pinned Kane (6:25).

  9. World Champ Chris Benoit beat Shawn Michaels and Triple H (30:08) in a "triple threat" match when he forced Michaels to submit.
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Backlash 2005


May 1, 2005 in Manchester, NH
Verizon Wireless Arena drawing 14,000 ($700,000)
Shown live on PPV (0.53)
  1. Tyson Tomko pinned Val Venis (5:40).

  2. WWE I-C Champ Shelton Benjamin pinned Chris Jericho (14:30).

  3. Hurricane & Rosey won a "tag team turmoil" match (13:43) to win the World Tag Title.
    • William Regal & Yoshihiro Tajiri beat The Heartthrobs (3:10) when Tajiri pinned Antonio.
    • Regal & Tajiri beat Simon Dean & Maven (5:54) when Regal pinned Dean.
    • Rob Conway & Sylvan Grenier beat Regal & Tajiri (9:16) when Conway pinned Regal.
    • Hurricane & Rosey beat Conway & Grenier (13:43) when Hurricane pinned Conway.

  4. Edge beat Chris Benoit (18:47) in a "last man standing" match.

  5. Kane pinned Viscera (6:09).

  6. Hulk Hogan & Shawn Michaels beat Muhammad Hassan & Khosrow Daivari (15:05) when Hogan pinned Daivari.

  7. World Champ Dave Batista pinned Triple H (16:26).
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Backlash 2006


April 30, 2006 in Lexington, KY
Rupp Arena drawing 14,000 ($480,000)
Shown live on PPV
  1. Goldust pinned Rob Conway (3:38).

  2. Carlito pinned Chris Masters (9:53).

  3. Umaga pinned Ric Flair (3:29).

  4. Trish Stratus beat WWE Women's Champ Mickie James (4:03) via DQ.

  5. Rob Van Dam pinned Shelton Benjamin (18:42) to win the WWE I-C Title.

  6. Kane NC The Big Show (9:30).

  7. Vince & Shane McMahon beat Shawn Michaels & "God" (19:57) in a "no DQ" match when Vince pinned Michaels.

  8. WWE Champ John Cena beat Edge and Triple H (17:33) in a "triple threat" match when he forced Triple H to submit.
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Backlash 2007


April 29, 2007 in Atlanta, GA
Phillips Arena drawing 14,000 ($650,000)
Shown live on PPV
  1. Carlito pinned Johnny Nitro.

  2. World Tag Champs Matt & Jeff Hardy beat Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch (15:18) when Matt pinned Murdoch.

  3. WWE Women's Champ Melina pinned Mickie James (9:02).

  4. WWE U.S. Champ Chris Benoit pinned MVP (13:10).

  5. Umaga, Shane & Vince McMahon beat Bobby Lashley (15:45) in a "handicap" match when Vince pinned Lashley. As a result, Vince became the ECW Champ.

  6. World Champ The Undertaker NC Batista (20:23) in a "last man standing" match.

  7. WWE Champ John Cena beat Shawn Michaels, Randy Orton, & Edge (19:21) in a "fatal four way" match when he pinned Orton.
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Backlash 2008


April 27, 2008 in Baltimore, MD
First Mariner Arena drawing 11,277 ($624,195)
Shown live on PPV
  1. John Morrison & The Miz beat Shannon Moore & Jimmy Wang Yang when Miz pinned Moore.

  2. Matt Hardy pinned MVP (11:24) to win the WWE U.S. Title.

  3. ECW Champ Kane pinned Chavo Guerrero (8:48).

  4. The Big Show pinned The Great Khali (8:03).

  5. Shawn Michaels pinned Batista (14:59).

  6. Beth Phoenix, Jillian Hall, Melina, Layla El, Victoria, & Natalya beat Ashley, Michelle McCool, Mickie James, Cherry, Kelly Kelly, & Maria (6:30) when Phoenix pinned Ashley.

  7. World Champ The Undertaker beat Edge (18:23) via submission.

  8. Triple H beat Randy Orton, John Bradshaw Layfield, and John Cena (28:11) in a "four way elimination" match to win the WWE Title.
    • Cena forced Layfield to submit (10:29).
    • Orton pinned Cena (10:41).
    • Triple H pinned Orton (28:11).
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Backlash 2009


April 26, 2009 in Providence, RI
Dunkin Donuts Center 8,357 ($523,855)
Shown live on PPV
  1. Kofi Kingston pinned Dolph Ziggler.

  2. Christian pinned Jack Swagger (11:00) to win the ECW Title.

  3. Chris Jericho beat Ricky Steamboat (12:31) via submission.

  4. Kane pinned CM Punk (9:25).

  5. Jeff Hardy beat Matt Hardy (19:04) in an "I quit" match.

  6. Randy Orton, Cody Rhodes, & Ted DiBiase Jr. beat Triple H, Shane McMahon, & Batista (22:47) when Orton pinned Triple H. As a result, Orton won the WWE Title.

  7. Edge beat John Cena (28:24) in a "last man standing" match to win the World Title.
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