Daniel Bryan, who set the record for the longest Royal Rumble run at the Greatest Royal Rumble in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, wrestled Shinsuke Nakamura following this week’s episode of SmackDown Live and 205 Live.
Bryan was declared the victor by disqualification after Nakamura hit him between the legs.
— Sacha Samaha (@samaha15) May 2, 2018
Bryan will battle Big Cass while Nakamura will face WWE Champion AJ Styles with the title on the line at Backlash this Sunday.
Roman Reigns took to Twitter during the airing of May 1st episode of SmackDown Live and expressed his views on Samoa Joe’s promo on the night’s show. Joe and Reigns are scheduled to face each other on May 6, 2018 at WWE Backlash which is the 14th event in Backlash chronology and the first co-branded Backlash event since the tri-branded Backlash in 2009.
.. Lots of talk for a man who’s going to be humbled at #WWEBacklash.
— Roman Reigns (@WWERomanReigns) May 2, 2018