In the opening bout CM Punk teamed with Rey Mysterio to take on The Big Show and Kane. Jerry "The King" Lawler and Michael Cole called the action. In the end the seven foot monsters were just too much for the Smackdown superstars.
Winners via Pinfall: Kane and The Big Show
In the second match of the evening father and son tandem Finlay and Hornswoggle battled romanticlly-linked Tyson Kidd and Natalya. Hornswoggle hit the Tadpole Splash to win in under two minutes.
Winners via Pinfall: Hornswoggle and Finlay
After the match Finlay sang a song for Hornswoggle in celebration of their last tag match together due to both men switching brands.
John Cena was interviewed backstage by Todd Grisham. Cena said that Backlash would be the final battle between himself and Edge and that he would die trying to win and retain his Championship.
In the main event of the evening Kofi Kingston battled Edge. Kingston nearly got the upset, but in the end experience prevailed and Edge hit the Spear for the 1-2-3.
Winner via Pinfall: Edge