WWE has announced Bianca Belair vs Bayley WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship match for WrestleMania Backlash 2021 event.
Bianca Belair won the SmackDown Women’s title at WrestleMania 37 after defeating Sasha Banks in the main event match of night 1. Bianca had his title celebration at SmackDown last week. After that, Bayley challenged her for the title match in a backstage segment.
WWE announced the match via social media before last night’s SmackDown episode. You can check the announcement tweets from WWE below.
At SmackDown, Bayley cut a promo against Bianca in another backstage interview and reminded everyone that she was the longest-reigning SmackDown Women’s Champion until Sasha Banks defeated her at Hell in a Cell last year.
Bianca came to confront her but Bayley changed her tone and sarcastically praised her to Bianca’s confusion. Bayley would then laugh at her act before leaving and adding more confusion for Bianca.
This is just the second match announced for the WrestleMania Backlash event which takes place on 16 May 2021. Check this page for the complete match card and storylines from WrestleMania Backlash 2021.