New WWE Champion Crowned at Backlash Tonight (Photos, Videos) - PWPIX.net

New WWE Champion Crowned at Backlash Tonight (Photos, Videos)

Jinder Mahal

Jinder Mahal defeated Randy Orton to become the new WWE Champion in the main event of tonight’s WWE Backlash pay-per-view from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL.

This is Jinder’s first title run since first signing with WWE years ago. Orton won the title back at WrestleMania 33 with a win over Bray Wyatt.

Below are photos and videos from tonight’s shocker:

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