Damian Priest defending World Heavyweight Title against Jey Uso at WWE Backlash

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The title bout is official.

Kicking off the month of May for WWE is going to be their Backlash Premium Live Event which is emanating from the LDLC Arena in Décines-Charpieu, France. 

There was a Fatal 4-Way on the Raw after WrestleMania featuring Jey Uso, Bronson Reed, Ricochet and Drew McIntyre to determine the first challenger to Damian Priest’s World Heavyweight Championship. It was Uso coming out of the bout with the win and the title shot. 

On the 4/15 WWE Raw, Priest confirmed that he’ll be defending against Jey at Backlash. It is the first match that has been confirmed for the show. 

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