WWE Backlash

Jinder Mahal vs. Randy Orton for the WWE United States Championship has been added to the WWE Backlash PPV on May 6 from Newark, New Jersey.

The match was made official after Orton won a No. 1 Contenders match on Smackdown Live last night, defeating Bobby Roode and Rusev in a triple threat match

The following is the updated card for the event:

* Roman Reigns vs. Samoa Joe

* WWE Intercontinental Championship: Seth Rollins (c) vs. The Miz

* WWE United States Championship: Jinder Mahal (c) vs. Randy Orton

Video of Orton winning the No. 1 Contenders match can be viewed below.