Payback 2017


WWE Payback 2017

Date: April 30 2017 | Attendance: TBC | Venue: SAP Center | City: San Jose, California | Brand: RAW

Payback 2017 is an upcoming WWE pay-per-view (PPV) event which will be aired on April 30 2017 from the SAP Center in San Jose, California. The event will be a RAW Exclusive show, featuring talent from the RAW Brand only. This is the first Payback event since the 2016 Brand Split. This will mark the sixth Payback in the events chronology.

At WrestleMania 33, Chris Jericho lost the United States championship to former best friend Kevin Owens. The following night on Raw, Jericho was granted his rematch at Payback. Chris was taken out backstage by Owens and Samoa Joe. With the superstar shakeup, this past week, Kevin Owens moved to Smackdown. However it was later revealed that the championship has moved brands not Owens himself. The winner of this match will now move to SmackDown.

Given their “shocking” return to WWE at WrestleMania, The Hardy Boyz will defend their Raw Tag Team titles against former champions Cesaro and Sheamus at Payback.

Randy Orton ended Bray Wyatts first WWE Championship reign securing his 14th world title. Bray Wyatt challenged Randy Orton for a “House of Horrors” match , it was confirmed with Bray Wyatts move to Raw that the match would take place at Payback.

Another WrestleMania rematch will take place between Neville and Austin Aries with the Cruiserweight title on the line.

1Kevin Owens (c) vs. Chris JerichoSingles match for the WWE United States Championship
The winner will be transferred to SmackDown
2The Hardy Boyz (Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy) (c) vs. Cesaro and SheamusTag team match for the WWE Raw Tag Team Championship
3Randy Orton (c) vs. Bray WyattHouse of Horrors match for the WWE Championship
4Neville (c) vs. Austin AriesSingles match for the WWE Cruiserweight Championship
5Seth Rollins vs. Samoa JoeSingles match
6Roman Reigns vs. Braun StrowmanSingles match
7Bayley (c) vs. Alexa BlissSingles match for the WWE Raw Women’s Championship


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