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WWE Backlash (2006)

TV-14 | | Sport | TV Special 30 April 2006
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Chris Masters vs Carlito. Umaga vs Ric Flair. RVD vs Shelton Benjamin. Mickie James vs Trish Stratus. Kane vs Big Show. HBK vs Vince and Shane McMahon. Triple H vs Edge vs John Cena.

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Chris Masters vs Carlito. Umaga vs Ric Flair. RVD vs Shelton Benjamin. Mickie James vs Trish Stratus. Kane vs Big Show. HBK vs Vince and Shane McMahon. Triple H vs Edge vs John Cena. Written by Thunder Bolt

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Four superstars suffered injuries at the 2006 edition of Backlash. Triple H received a laceration around his left eye, which required medical attention; Shawn Michaels suffered a partially broken nose; and the Women's Championship match left both Trish Stratus and Mickie James injured, with a dislocated shoulder and left elbow injury respectively. See more »

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2 matches (out of 7) make this worth seeing (?)
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1) Carlito vs. Chris Masters. Nothing terrible here, but nothing special either. In my opinion, these two are not yet experienced enough to carry a PPV match on their own. **

2) Umaga vs. Ric Flair. Not much to say about this one. Umaga is just a Rikishi-style "wrestler", and Flair should have retired about a decade ago. *1/2

3) Trish vs. Mickie (Women's Title). This match begins aggressively, especially on Trish's part, but then she hurts her shoulder for real and we get a quick and cheap DQ ending. Disappointing. *1/2

4) RVD vs. Shelton Benjamin (Winner Takes All - MITB contract AND the IC title). Now this is what I call a match! An ideal combination of ground wrestling and aerial spots, and an amazing display of athleticism by two of the best wrestlers on the WWE roster. Match of the night. ***1/2

5) Kane vs. Big Show. Incredibly sluggish big-man match, but the "mystical" storyline surrounding it (which was meant to promote Kane's movie "See No Evil", and was completely dropped after a few weeks) is good for a few (unintentional) laughs. **

6) The McMahons vs. HBK and "God" (No Holds Barred). I didn't care at all about the Vince-HBK feud, nor am I fan of draggy hardcore brawls. HBK tries to save this match with some high-risk moves, but there is only so much you can do with Vince McMahon and the Spirit Squad in the ring. **

7) Edge vs. Cena vs. HHH. Triple Threat for the WWE title. The wrestling here is not brilliant by any means, but the dynamics of a triple threat are well-worked-out and (along with a hot crowd) make this enjoyable. ***

Footnote: Matt Striker is so good on the mic that he even makes a sketch with Eugene (almost) tolerable.


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