WWE has announced Cody Rhodes Vs Seth Rollins for the upcoming WrestleMania Backlash Premium Live Event. This will be a rematch from Rhodes’ return to WWE at WrestleMania 38, which saw him defeat Rollins in singles action.
This week’s RAW opened up with Rhodes on MizTV with The Miz, which led to a singles match between the two ring veterans. Rollins watched the match from ringside as The American Nightmare used a Cody Cutter and a Cross Rhodes to get the pin on The A-Lister. After the match, Rollins confronted Rhodes in the ring and challenged him to part two, the rematch. WWE later confirmed the match for WrestleMania Backlash after RAW went off the air.
As seen below, Cody also talked aboyt the match and said he wouldn’t have accepted Seth Rollin’s challenge if he wasn’t 100% confident in his ability to beat him once again.
WrestleMania Backlash is scheduled for Sunday, May 8 from the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island. Below is the updated announced card.
I Quit Match for the SmackDown Women’s Title
Ronda Rousey vs. Charlotte Flair (c)
Cody Rhodes vs. Seth Rollins