Tonight’s WWE SmackDown and 205 Live will take place from the Save Mart Center in Fresno, California with more hype for the Backlash pay-per-view.
SmackDown will feature Kevin Owens vs. new WWE United States Champion Chris Jericho in a rematch from Sunday’s Payback pay-per-view. Charlotte Flair and SmackDown Women’s Champion Naomi vs. Natalya and Carmella has also been announced. 205 Live will feature TJ Perkins vs. Lince Dorado, Drew Gulak vs. Mustafa Ali and Noam Dar vs. Rich Swann.
WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s SmackDown:
* Jericho and Owens square off in WWE Payback rematch for United States Title
* Naomi & Charlotte try to break up the welcoming committee
* Will Orton be looking for payback on Mahal?
* How will Breezango follow up on their huge victory?