When Is WWE Backlash 2016? Date, Location & Start Time

Now that Summerslam 2016 has wrapped up, we’re going to be moving into WWE’s Fall PPV schedule.

SmackDown is getting 1st dibs at showcasing their talented roster with a brand exclusive PPV. Their show marks the return of a classic WWE special event that’s now a perfect fit for the Blue Brand: Backlash. Fresh off his big win against John Cena, AJ Styles will attempt to wrest the WWE World Championship away from Dean Ambrose. Plus, SmackDown’s 1st ever Tag Team Champions and Women’s Champion will be crowned at this WWE Network special. SmackDown is ready to stake its claim as the best WWE brand, so you know they’re ready to put on an amazing show with Backlash 2016.

Here’s everything you need to know about Backlash 2016’s date, location and official start time.


WWE Backlash 2016

WWE Backlash 2016 will take place on the WWE Network and PPV on September 11, 2016. The official theme song for this event is “Stronger” by Through Fire.


WWE Backlash 2016

WWE Backlash 2016 will emanate from the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, Virginia.

Kickoff Show Start Time

WWE Backlash 2016

The Kickoff Show for WWE Backlash 2016 will officially begin at 7 P.M. EST/4 P.M. PST. You can watch it on the WWE Network, WWE.com, the official WWE App, YouTube and several other devices/websites.

You’ll be able to access the WWE Network through the following devices/websites:

– PS3 or PS4
– Xbox 360 or Xbox One
– Sony Internet-connected TVs
– Samsung Smart TVs
– Panasonic Life+Screen Smart TVs
– Kindle Fire or Amazon Fire TV
– Apple TV
– Roku
– iOS enabled devices
– Android enabled devices
– WWE.com

Main Show Start Time

WWE Backlash 2016

The main airing of WWE Backlash 2016 will begin at 8 P.M. EST/5 P.M. PST. This is a WWE Network special event airing that will also air on PPV. You’ll be able to view it through the same means we listed above for the Kickoff show.

You’ll be able to watch Backlash 2016 on PPV through the following cable providers:

– BrightHouse Networks
– Cable One
– Optimum (Channel 550 for HD or Channel 551 for SD)
– Charter
– Comcast (Xfinity)
– Cox Communications
– Knology
– Mediacom
– Suddenlink
– Time Warner Cable
– Verizon FIOS TV (Channel 1000 for SD or Channel 1001 for HD)

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