After the controversial end of the SummerSlam WWE’s next pay-per-view will be held by SmackDown Live at the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond on 11 September 2016, and that’s Backlash. This the very first pay-per-view by Blue Brand of the WWE. To watch this event you can subscribe to the WWE Network.
There are some matches that have announced by SmackDown that includes World heavyweight champion, Tag Team Tournament, six pack match for Women’s Champion. Here are our WWE Backlash 2016 PPV match predictions. We will also place here results after the event will over.
A lot of big-time matches will take place at the event, so let’s see our predictions for the WWE Backlash 2016 match card.
WWE World Heavyweight Championship: Dean Ambrose(c) vs AJ Styles
AJ Styles will be the first contender for the title shot against WWE Champion Dean Ambrose. In today’s SmackDown Live episode, GM Daniel Brayan announced that Styles will be the first contender to have a title shot but Dolph Ziggler comes out and demand the rematch with Dean Ambrose. So Brayan makes a match between Ziggler and Styles and if Ziggler wins he is going to add in the Championship match and that will become triple threat match for the title. But AJ Styles picks up the win over the Ziggler.
So Dean Ambrose is going face only Styles in the title match. That can be a huge match and tough challenge for the Dean and the good opportunity for Style to prove himself as Champion. But the Ambrose established himself as Champion so it’s not too easy to defeat Ambrose.
Prediction- Dean Ambrose
WWE SmackDwon Women’s Champion Six Pack Match: Natalya vs. Naomi vs. Becky Lynch vs. Nikki Bella vs. Carmella vs. Alexa Bliss
In SmackDown Live we are going to see new women;s championship title and for the very first-time women’s six pack match is going to happen for the women’s title. Natalya, Naomi, Alexa Bliss, Carmella are not yet ready to become women’s champion or they are not championship material. But it’s tough competition between Becky Lynch and Nikki Bella both divas can be worthy champion
Prediction – Nikki Bella
Tag Team tournament semi-final: The Usos (Jimmy Uso and Jey Uso) vs The Hype Bros (Zack Ryder and Mojo Rawley)
In the semi-final, Heath Slater and Rhyno defeated The Hype Bros to reach the final while American Alpha defeated The Usos and The Hype via pin but due to injury, American Alpha were ruled out of the tournament final. A match between The Usos and The Hype Bros was set for Backlash 2016 now.
Prediction – The Hype Bros
WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship: Heath Slater and Rhyno vs Winner of The Usos vs The Hype Bros
Heath Slater and Rhyno will face the winner of The Usos vs The Hype Bros match for the SmackDown Tag Team Championship belt in Backlash 2016.
Prediction – Heath Slater and Rhyno
Randy Orton vs. Bray Wyatt
After getting brutal defeat from the Brock Lesnar The Viper was addressing the WWE universe but he was interrupted by the Eater of the world’s Bray Wyatt and the challenges Randy Orton that he can’t beat him and Randy ask him to come to the ring but he vanishes. So we might see this two fighting with each other.
Prediction – Randy Orton
WWE Intercontinental Championship Match: The Miz (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler
Dolph Ziggler loses his opportunity against Styles but we can see him in the Intercontinental title scenario and he can be a good competitor for The Miz. Fans also want to see new IC Champion.
Prediction – Dolph Ziggler
Here are some other predicted matches that can happen in the WWE Backlash 2016.
Baron Corbin vs. Kalisto
Baron has been assaulting Kalisto from few weeks so we can see both this superstar at Backlash. This Feud is going to continue till Backlash.