SackRash promotional poster featuring Eugene


28th April 2005


Washington, D.C.

Formally known as Backlash, SackRash is a strictly Raw is Johnny pay-per-view which took place on 28th April 2005 in Washington, D.C. This was the first PPV after Johnny's take over of the RAW Brand.

The matches included a debuting Andre the Giant defeating the newly formed Hogan World Order, as well as a #1 Contenders match for the WWE Championship with Triple H defeating William Regal, Rob Van Dam and Eddie Guerrero.

The show also had three championship matches including the main event where Stone Cold Steve Austin defeated Eugene in a 30 minute Iron Man match to win the WWE Chamionship, and Rated RKO defeating The III's in a tornado tag team tables match to win the World Tag Team Championships, and a ladder match in which Paul London defeated Chris Jericho to retain the Intercontinental Championship.



Results Stipulations Times
1 Andre the Giant def. The HWO (Hurricane, Rene Dupree and Stevie Richards) by disqualification 3-on-1 handicap match 26:17

Triple H def. William Regal, Rob Van Dam, and Eddie Guerrero

Fatal 4-Way #1 Contenders match for the WWE Championship 53:26

Paul London (c) def. Chris Jericho

Ladder match for the Intercontinental Championship 04:12

Rated RKO (Edge and Randy Orton) def. The III's (Kurt Angle and Muhammad Hassan) (c)

Tornado tag team tables match for the World Tag Team Championships 0:03


Chris Benoit def. The Rock

Singles match 35:56

Stone Cold Steve Austin def. Eugene (c) 2-1

30 minute Iron Man match for WWE Championship 30:00

Courtesy CalendarEdit

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 - RIJ 2 3 4 5 - SLD 6
7 8 - RIJ 9 10 11 12 - SLD 13
14 15 - RIJ 16 17 18 19 - SLD 20
21 22 - RIJ 23 24 25 26 - SLD 27
28 - SR 29 - RIJ 30