The odds were not in Bobby Lashley's favor, but he managed to overcome two of his toughest challengers.
Lashley retained the WWE Championship at WrestleMania Backlash, defeating Braun Strowman and Drew McIntyre in a triple threat bout. The finish saw McIntyre hit the claymore on Braun, Lashley take out McIntyre, and then hit the spear on Braun for the win.
WWE Championship Triple Threat Match
Bobby Lashley (c) vs Drew McIntyre vs Braun Strowman
Bobby tries to align with Drew before Braun runs them both over and he's double teamed by Bobby and Drew and the two exchange before Drew sends Bobby out of the ring. Drew and Bobby brawl at
ringside before Braun takes them both out with a tope before slamming Bobby once they're back in the ring for two. Braun fights out of a Hurt Lock before Drew hits a diving cross body and sends Bobby out of the ring and Braun into the post before hitting a diving clothesline. Drew drops Braun before Bobby breaks up a pin and beats on Drew in the corner before suplexing him and hitting Braun with a uranage for two. Bobby drops Drew before Braun hits Bobby with the steps and Drew sends Braun over the barricade before Bobby suplexes Drew onto the ramp. Drew sends Bobby through an LED board on the stage before Braun runs over Drew and hits a running senton for two before Drew hits a Driver for a near fall. Drew hits an overhead belly to belly suplex onto the floor before Braun counters a Claymore and powerbombs Drew through the announce table. Back in the ring Drew then hits Braun with a Claymore before Bobby tosses him out of the ring and hits Braun with a spear for the pin and the win.
Winner: Bobby Lashley retains his WWE title by defeating Braun Strowman and Drew McIntyre via pinfall.
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