Another recognizable face on the advertisement is Brock Lesnar, which could indicate that he will be returning to WWE following his loss to Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 38..Next
He comes back and he is a completely different Brock.
Seth Rollins in a rematch from WrestleMania and a Raw Women's Championship match between Bianca Belair and Sonya Deville.
Brock Lesnar was in what was billed as the biggest WrestleMania match of all time during WrestleMania Night 2. As such, many were pondering what exactly Brock would be doing at Backlash. With regards to who he could face, for the first time in years, it seems like WWE is done with Lesnar v Reigns, so another opponent would have to be picked for him.
As of this writing, Brock is still listed for Money in the Bank later in the year.
He said, "In terms of Brock, Brock just never felt like talking.
When the company initially announced its next pay-per-view, , for May 8 in Providence, Rhode Island, "The Beast" was advertised to compete on the show. I grew up the same way. I'm just going to give them the real Brock Lesnar,' which is a far more smart-ass Brock Lesnar than most people were even prepared to see.Next
June or July seems likely for his return, with Money in the Bank and SummerSlam two big pay-per-views that WWE could try and have Lesnar back for.
The current card for the show has three matches confirmed — Charlotte Flair vs.
I can be bipolar and change my persona on a flick of a switch, just ask my kids. Per , WWE has been distributing promotional material in the Las Vegas area with a number of superstars present in the advertisements.Next
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Brock Lesnar does what Brock Lesnar wants to do and Brock Lesnar doesn't do what Brock Lesnar doesn't want to do.
Lesnar himself hasn't been seen since losing to Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 38 Night 2, and last week's SmackDown positioned Shinsuke Nakamura as the next challenger for the Head of the Table's Undisputed WWE Universal Championship. So, again, in an age where authenticity is a very big selling point with the audience, it's just getting both of them to be authentic. This is who I am and they'll like me for who I am or they won't.Next
McMahon refused to tell staffers what was going on with Lesnar.
Dave Meltzer confirmed, saying that Lesnar was "definitely booked" for the show in addition to Money in the Bank in Las Vegas, Nevada, and SummerSlam in Nashville, Tennessee, but that he is off Backlash.
It's just the way I am. Since returning at SummerSlam last August, Lesnar has reinvented himself as a jovial babyface much to the delight of many fans.Next
As such, Roman became the Unified WWE Universal Champion, becoming the first person to unify the WWE and Universal titles.
He has since explained in interviews that the person on TV now is the "real" him.