May 19, 2019
Results by: Mike Tedesco of Wrestleview.com
Quick Match Results
- Kickoff Show: The Usos defeated Daniel Bryan & Rowan via Double Uce on Bryan (11:15)
- Women’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match: Bayley defeated Naomi, Carmella, Nikki Cross, Mandy Rose, Ember Moon, Dana Brooke and Natalya (13:50)
- United States Championship: Rey Mysterio defeated Samoa Joe (c) via rollup to win the title (1:40)
- Steel Cage Match: Shane McMahon defeated The Miz via escaping the cage (13:10)
- WWE Cruiserweight Championship: Tony Nese (c) defeated Ariya Daivari via running knee (9:25)
- RAW Women’s Championship: Becky Lynch (c) defeated Lacey Evans via Dis-Arm-Her (8:40)
- SmackDown Women’s Championship: Charlotte Flair defeated Becky Lynch (c) via big boot to win the title (6:15)
- SmackDown Women’s Championship: Bayley defeated Charlotte Flair (c) via top rope elbow drop, cashing in the MITB briefcase to win the title (0:20)
- Roman Reigns defeated Elias via spear (0:10)
- WWE Universal Championship: Seth Rollins (c) defeated AJ Styles via the Stomp (19:45)
- WWE Championship: Kofi Kingston (c) defeated Kevin Owens via Trouble in Paradise (14:10)
- Men’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match: Brock Lesnar defeated Baron Corbin, Finn Balor, Ricochet, Andrade, Ali, Drew McIntyre and Randy Orton (19:00)
In memory of Ashley Massaro: 1979 – 2019.
Daniel Bryan & Rowan vs. The Usos
This was a non-title match. The Usos won with the double uce off the top on Bryan.
Winners: The Usos (11:15)
Women’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match
Naomi vs. Carmella vs. Nikki Cross vs. Mandy Rose vs. Ember Moon vs. Dana Brooke vs. Natalya vs. Bayley
All the women look up at the Money in the Bank briefcase before everyone starts fighting. Cross gets Brooke and Carmella in the apron and punches away at them. Cross brings a ladder in the ring and wipes out Natalya, Rose, Bayley, and Naomi. Cross then puts the ladder on her head and spins around a la Terry Funk to knock a bunch of people down. Brooke then dropkicks her down.
Brooke and Moon get into a tug of war for the ladder. Moon jams Brooke in the corner with the ladder in her midsection. Cross jumps on Moon’s back, so Moon falls back onto the ladder to get her off. Rose hits Brooke with a running knee before being knocked out of the ring by Carmella. Carmella knocks Natalya down while she tries to set up a ladder. Natalya hits a mistimed Discus Clothesline before catapulting Carmella into the ladder. Natalya tries to do the same to Naomi, but Naomi scales the ladder and hits a jumping kick. Naomi tries to attack Rose, but Rose turns her inside out with an inverted sidewalk slam. Bayley hits Rose with the ladder and tries to set it up, but Moon attacks. Brooke tries to climb the ladder while Moon and Bayley hold it up, but she’s pulled off. Carmella knocks everyone down before Rose knocks her down. Carmella appears to have legitimately hurt her knee. She pushes Rose away, says her knee is hurt, and referees and trainers check on her at ringside.
Naomi jumps off some ladders and boots Rose. The women try to sandwich Naomi with two ladders, but she ducks. Bayley takes everyone down, but Brooke attacks her from behind. Moon spin kicks Brooke and knocks her into the ladder leaning in the corner. Brooke quickly gets out and puts Moon in the tree of woe on the ladder. Brooke then hits a handspring back elbow into Moon. Brooke grabs Bayley and gives her a forearm to the face. Bayley quickly comes back with a knee to the face. Bayley then hits a sunset flip on Brooke into the ladder. Rose and Natalya then manage to put Bayley in the ladder and close it on her. Naomi then hits a split-legged moonsault on Bayley, who is laying on a ladder. Naomi tries to climb the ladder, but Moon pulls her off and gives her a Codebreaker. Cross tries to climb, but Moon pulls her off. Cross quickly hits Moon with a spinning neckbreaker. Brooke then knocks a ladder into Cross’ head. Brooke sets the ladder up under the briefcase and starts to climb. Rose quickly climbs the ladder. Brooke grabs the briefcase and starts swinging in mid-air. Bayley pulls Rose off the ladder. Brooke is still reaching for the briefcase. Everyone starts to climb the ladder. Cross nearly gets the briefcase, but Natalya knocks over the ladder with four women on it! Cross then wipes Natalya out with an Eclipse from a ladder at ringside! The crowd is buzzing and chanting, “Holy Sh!t”. Rose grabs Moon and gives her the Bed of Roses on the ladder! Wow!
Rose sets the ladder up under the briefcase, but Carmella starts limping down the ramp. Rose runs to meet her, but Carmella forearms her before slamming her face off the ladder at ringside a number of times. Carmella sends Rose into the barricade twice before knocking her into the ladder one more time. Carmella gets in the ring and slowly starts to climb the ladder. Sonya Deville gets in the ring and pulls Carmella down. Deville then spears Carmella down. Deville goes outside and puts Rose in the ring. Rose is too injured to get up, so Deville puts her on her shoulders and starts climbing the ladder. Rose grabs the briefcase, but Bayley climbs the ladder, pushes them off, and takes the briefcase!
Winner: Bayley (13:50)
Charly Caruso comes in the ring and mentions what Bayley and Sasha Banks have accomplished. Bayley says she wants to remind everyone what she is capable of. She’s not just Bayley. She’s Miss Money in the Bank.
Backstage: Sami Zayn, Triple H
Triple H is talking backstage when Sami Zayn walks up to him and gets his attention. Zayn is worried about Braun Strowman seeking retribution on him. Triple H says Strowman has been banned from the building. Zayn still requests protection. Triple H tells him to tape up his fists and get out of his office.
United States Championship
Samoa Joe (c) vs. Rey Mysterio
Dominick is shown watching backstage. Mysterio comes out with fists flying, but Joe takes him down. Mysterio quickly comes back with a hurricanrana, but Joe soon pushes him off. Joe drops him on the apron, but Mysterio kicks him in the head. Mysterio then hits him with a springboard seated senton. Joe comes back with some punches before chopping him down. Joe’s nose is bleeding from the seated senton. Joe goes for a powerbomb, but Mysterio counters into a roll-up for the win. Joe’s shoulder was up during the pinfall.
Winner and new United States Champion: Rey Mysterio (1:40)
Joe is furious and stunned. Replays show his shoulder was up. Dominick runs down to celebrate with his father. They embrace, and Joe wipes out Mysterio from behind. Joe gets Mysterio in the ring and gives him a one-armed slam. Joe looks down at Dominick before taunting him. Joe then slams Mysterio once again. Dominick looks upset. Joe challenges him to get in the ring. Dominick paces at ringside. Joe hits Mysterio with a senton splash before leaving the ring. Dominick gets in the ring and checks on his father.
Backstage: Braun Strowman
Braun Strowman is causing a ruckus. Strowman grabs a stagehand, lifts him up, and demands to know where Sami Zayn is. The stagehand doesn’t know.
Steel Cage Match
The Miz vs. Shane McMahon
The bell rings, and McMahon immediately scales the cage to the top. Miz quickly pulls him down and punches away at him. McMahon gets him off and tries to climb, but Miz pulls him down. Miz goes to send him into the cage wall, but McMahon starts trying to climb again. Miz pulls him off and kicks him down in the corner. Miz gets him in the middle of the ring and kicks him in the back. Miz then starts unloading on him with IT Kicks. McMahon counters a roundhouse into a powerbomb into the cage wall. McMahon then presses Miz’ face into the cage. McMahon punches away at him before rolling him up for a two count. McMahon then jabs away at Miz before sending him into the cage wall. McMahon kicks him in the ribs before sending him into the cage wall once again. McMahon then applies a torture rack before hitting a neckbreaker for a near fall. McMahon punches him down in the corner. McMahon sets up for Coast-to-Coast and jumps, but Miz counters and applies the Figure Four Leglock. McMahon tries to drag himself out of the cage door, but Miz pulls him back. McMahon kicks him off and nearly gets out through the door, but Miz pulls him back. McMahon drags a steel chair into the ring with him. Miz then big boots him before McMahon can hit him with it.
Both men crawl to the steel chair, but Miz gets there first. Miz holds the chair, and McMahon begs him off. McMahon makes a beeline for the door, but Miz cracks him in the back with the chair. Miz hits him again with the chair before slamming the door onto McMahon’s head. Miz continues to hit McMahon with the steel chair, bending it over McMahon’s spine. Miz points at the cage before hitting McMahon one more time with the chair. Miz grabs him by the hair and talks some trash. Miz then hits a Skull Crushing Finale on the chair, but McMahon gets his foot on the bottom rope. The commentators talk about how that is ridiculous that rope breaks are a thing in cage matches. The crowd is chanting, “Bullsh!t.” Miz goes for a Skull Crushing Finale off the top rope, but McMahon fights him off. They both fall to the mat.
McMahon starts to climb the cage and gets his leg over the top, but Miz hits him in the other leg with the chair. Miz climbs to the top of the cage, and they’re going back and forth with punches. Miz keeps McMahon on top of the cage before slamming his face off the wall. McMahon falls from the top of the cage to the mat, landing high on his upper back. Miz hits him with a top rope splash, but McMahon kicks out. McMahon immediately applies a triangle choke. Miz gets his feet on the ropes, but that doesn’t necessitate a rope break. Miz counters into a pin for a near fall. Miz goes for a catapult, but McMahon scales the cage. Miz grabs him and goes for a superplex off the top of the cage, but McMahon fights it. Miz holds him by the shirt, but McMahon slides out and falls to the floor to win.
Winner by Escaping the Cage: Shane McMahon (13:10)
Mick Foley will be on RAW tomorrow night to announce WWE’s newest title.
Backstage: Triple H, Sami Zayn
We go backstage to see Triple H running with officials backstage. We see Sami Zayn hung by his feet. Triple H orders the camera out.
WWE Cruiserweight Championship
Tony Nese (c) vs. Ariya Daivari
Ariya Daivari drove a car into the arena for his entrance.
Daivari quickly comes out throwing fists and punches him down in the corner. Nese puts the brakes on a whip to the corner, flips over him, and takes him down with a strike combo for a two count. Daivari fights him off, but Nese snaps him off the top rope. Nese goes for a springboard moonsault, but lands on his feet when Daivari moves. Daivari quickly rakes his eyes on the top rope before slamming him into the ring. Daivari then taunts the crowd. Daivari connects with some punches before taking him down. Daivari then gives him a hard whip to the corner. Nese collapses in pain. Nese tries to fight back, but Daivari cuts him off. Daivari turns him inside out with a back suplex. Daivari goes for a submission, but he falls over. Daivari quickly gets up and applies an inverted Boston Crab. Nese twists out, and Daivari clumsily goes into the turnbuckles. Nese punches him back before kicking him in the head and taking him down with a spin kick. Nese hits a running back elbow before being sent to the apron. Nese kicks him in the face and hits a moonsault for a near fall. Daivari counters out of a pump-handle slam and hits a reverse DDT for a near fall. Nese comes back with a knee, but Daivari again gets out of the pump-handle driver. Daivari gets him on the top rope. Nese blocks a slam, so Daivari viciously chops him down to the floor. Nese shoves him off at ringside and punches him. Nese gets Daivari into the ring, but Daivari manages to slam him off the top rope for a near fall. Nese ducks a short-arm clothesline and rolls him up for a two count. Nese gets him out of the ring and hits a diving moonsault plancha. Nese gets him in the ring and hits the 450 Splash, but Daivari kicks out! Nese sets him up in the corner and charges, but Daivari catches him with a superkick. Daivari hits a splash and turns him inside out with a vicious hammerlock clothesline for a near fall. Nese catches him on the top rope and hits a super hurricanrana. Nese hits a running knee to the face for the win.
Winner and still WWE Cruiserweight Champion: Tony Nese (9:25)
Backstage: Braun Strowman, Triple H
Triple H finds Braun Strowman backstage. Triple H says what he did to Sami Zayn won’t get him in the match. Strowman insists he didn’t do a damn thing. Triple H says he’s going to ask him as a professional and as his boss to leave. Strowman says, “Whatever, man,” and walks off.
RAW Women’s Championship
Becky Lynch (c) vs. Lacey Evans
Lacey Evans comes out shooting money out of two guns.
Lynch quickly takes her down and hits a low dropkick. Evans quickly gets out of the ring to recover. Lynch hits her with a baseball slide before sending her into the barricade. Evans shoves her off and tries to leave through the crowd, but Lynch pulls her in and puts her in the ring. The crowd loudly chants, “Let’s go Becky.” Evans blocks a kick and puts her in the corner. Evans slams her down and works on the arm. Lynch tries to fight back, but Evans takes her down, gator rolls her to the ring post, and slams the arm off the apron. Evans then pulls on the injured arm against the ring post. Evans gets in the ring and picks up a two count. Evans punches Lynch back and slams her down. Evans hits a slingshot elbow drop for a near fall. Evans digs at the face before applying a modified arm bar. Lynch fights out, but Evans knees her and hits a swinging neckbreaker for a near fall.
Evans pulls out a handkerchief and wipes herself before rubbing it on Lynch. Lynch fights back and kicks her in the face. Lynch hits a diving clothesline off the second rope. Both women are down. Lynch avoids a forearm and hits a pair of clotheslines followed by a jumping calf kick. Lynch shakes her injured arm and hits a Bexploder. Lynch splashes her in the corner and goes to the top rope. Lynch comes up a little short on a missile dropkick. Evans rolls out of the ring. Lynch comes off the apron with a diving clothesline. Lynch gets her in the ring for a two count. Lynch comes off the top rope, but Evans moves. Evans hits a neckbreaker and a quick knee to the face for a near fall. Evans grabs the hair and talks trash, so Lynch rolls her up for a two count. Lynch goes for the Dis-Arm-Her, but Evans gets to the ropes. Evans hits a chop block and rolls her up, but Lynch counters into the Dis-Arm-Her for the win.
Winner by Submission and still RAW Women’s Champion: Becky Lynch (8:40)
Becky Lynch grabs her championships and goes to make her way to the back, but Charlotte Flair’s music hits. Flair comes out smiling and tells Lynch to get in the ring. The commentators are saying the Smackdown Women’s Championship match got moved up.
SmackDown Women’s Championship
Becky Lynch (c) vs. Charlotte Flair
Flair powers Lynch into the corner and shoulders away at her before choking her with her boot. Lynch tries to fight back, but Flair takes her down. Lynch fights back with some forearms before sending her to the corner. Flair rolls up the turnbuckles a la her father and boots Lynch down. Flair goes to the top rope, but Lynch slams her off. Lynch rolls her up for a two count. Flair chops away at the chest. Lynch tries to go for an enzuigiri, but Flair blocks it. Lynch goes for a running dropkick, but Flair counters into a Boston Crab. Lynch claws her way to the bottom rope and gets the break. They trade forearms with Lynch coming out on top. Flair quickly kicks her in the knee and slaps her in the face. Lynch sidesteps a big boot and hits a diving clothesline.
Flair talks a little trash, and they trade forearms again. Lynch once again comes out on top and tries for the Dis-Arm-Her, but Flair knocks her to the apron. Flair steps on Lynch’s head and stretches her. Flair releases before the count of five. Flair goes for Natural Selection on the apron, but Lynch holds the ropes. Flair crashes and burns on the floor. Lynch gets in the ring and looks for a count-out. All of a sudden, Evans runs down and hits the Woman’s Right while the referee is checking on Flair. Lynch counters into a roll-up on Flair for a near fall. Flair quickly hits a big boot for the win!
Winner and new Smackdown Women’s Champion: Charlotte Flair (6:15)
Lynch leaves the ring and attacks Evans. Flair helps Evans, and they double-team Lynch. Evans holds Lynch’s arms for Flair to chop.
Bayley runs down to make the save. Bayley takes out Evans, but Flair takes Bayley down. Flair then kicks away at Lynch. Bayley sidesteps Flair, and she hits the turnbuckle headfirst. The crowd is buzzing for Bayley to cash in. Bayley looks at the briefcase and picks it up. She then tells the referee she wants to cash in. It’s official!
SmackDown Women’s Championship
Charlotte Flair (c) vs. Bayley
Bayley drags Flair to the center of the ring and hits a top rope elbow drop for the win!
Winner and new Smackdown Women’s Champion: Bayley
Bayley celebrates her big win by running through the crowd and giving high fives. The crowd is going wild.
Backstage: Roman Reigns, Elias
— WWE (@WWE) May 20, 2019
Roman Reigns is walking backstage when Elias sneaks up from behind and cracks his guitar on his back.
Elias vs. Roman Reigns
Elias walks out to the ring and plays an electric guitar. Elias says normally he’d be playing acoustic, but his guitar broke. Not only is he the biggest acquisition in Smackdown Live history; he’s the biggest acquisition in WWE history. Vince McMahon texted him saying he can sleep well at night knowing Elias is the future of WWE. That made him feel good until he had to come to a substandard toilet bowl like Hartford. Now that Roman Reigns is out of the way, he can perform. Elias tells the crowd to hold the applause, silence their cellphones, and shut their mouths.
Elias sings that the people of Hartford are boring and he brings the energy. No one wants to hear Roman talk. Reigns can shut his mouth because Elias just took him for a walk. Elias brings up the Whalers leaving because Hartford is a disgrace. Elias completes his song and says, “Thank you! Goodnight! I love none of you!” Corey Graves talks about how much he loved that performance. Elias goes to leave and poses on the ramp.
Roman Reigns’ music hits, and he floors Elias with a Superman Punch! Reigns gets Elias in the ring, and the match is on.
Reigns spears Elias down at the sound of the bell for the win.
Winner by Pinfall: Roman Reigns (0:10)
WWE Universal Championship
Seth Rollins (c) vs. AJ Styles
They lock up, and Styles powers him to the corner. Styles gives a clean break before pushing his head into Rollins’ face. They circle the ring. The crowd is giving them a dueling chant. They lock up, and Rollins powers him to the corner before shoving him. They circle the ring once again before Rollins takes him down. Styles kips up and hits Rollins with a head-scissor takeover. Styles smirks while Rollins looks upset. They lock up, and Rollins wrenches the arm. Styles whips him off and hits an arm drag. Rollins looks frustrated. Rollins hooks a side headlock. Styles whips him off and leapfrogs him, but Rollins comes back with a quick clothesline. Rollins then whipped him sternum-first into the corner. Rollins hits a snapmare and drops a knee for a one count. Rollins kicks Styles in the spine before chopping him to the corner. Styles kicks his way out of the corner before sending him to the corner. Styles runs into a boot. Rollins hits the ropes, but Styles wipes him out with a nice dropkick. Styles chops him in the corner before kneeing him in the face. Styles chops the chest before hitting a backbreaker. Styles taunts the crowd. Rollins punches back and hits a weird looking hip toss. Rollins then hits a reverse STO into the turnbuckles.
They’re on the apron now. Rollins goes for a suplex, but Styles blocks it. Styles goes for a Styles Clash off the apron, but Rollins gets out. Styles then takes him down with a sliding knee. Styles snaps him off the top rope, but Rollins immediately responds with a suicide dive that sends Styles over the commentary table! Styles slowly gets in the ring, but Rollins sends him over the top rope and hits another suicide dive. Rollins gets him in the ring and punches. Styles responds with a forearm to the face, but Rollins comes back with a Sling Blade. Rollins sets up on the apron and hits a springboard clothesline for a two count. Rollins kicks him in the head a few times before trying for a Revolution Knee, but Styles counters into the ushigoroshi. Styles hits a corner clothesline before trying for a Styles Clash, but Rollins gets out. Rollins rolls him up, and they start trading roll-ups. Rollins soon catches him with a Buckle Bomb before hitting a Frog Splash off the top rope, but Styles kicks out!
Rollins slowly gets him to the corner and puts him on the top rope. Rollins knocks him down, but Styles pulls him off and hits a suplex. Rollins catches him with a roll-up for a near fall. Styles quickly floors him with a torture rack bomb for a near fall. Styles gets to his feet while Rollins struggles. Rollins drops Styles on the apron, but Styles punches him back. Styles goes for the Phenomenal Forearm, but Rollins sweeps the feet. Rollins has him on the top rope. Rollins hits an inverted superplex before rolling through into a reverse DDT for a near fall! Wow!
Rollins kicks Styles and goes for the Stomp, but Styles counters into the Calf Crusher! Rollins screams in pain, but he’s in the middle of the ring. Rollins rolls out and kicks him in the head. Both men are down. Styles gets to his feet and stuns Rollins with a moonsault off the second rope into a reverse DDT, but Rollins kicks out! Styles waits for Rollins to get up, but Rollins floors him with a vicious superkick. They trade vicious strikes while the crowd gives them another dueling chant. Rollins catches him with a step-up enzuigiri and avoids a Pelé Kick. Rollins kicks him and goes for a Stomp, but Styles counters into the Styles Clash for a near fall! Styles cannot believe it!
The crowd is chanting, “This is awesome.” Styles goes for a Phenomenal Forearm, but Rollins avoids it. Rollins hits the Revolution Knee and superkicks him. Rollins follows up with the Stomp and slowly crawls over to cover him for the win!
Winner and still WWE Universal Champion: Seth Rollins (19:45)
Seth Rollins celebrates and poses with the WWE Universal Championship. AJ Styles gets in the ring and stares him down. Rollins holds the championship up and shakes his head. Styles looks down before extending his hand. The crowd gives this a mixed reaction. Rollins then shakes the hand. Styles leaves the ring, and Rollins kneels down.
Backstage: Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods
Charly Caruso is backstage with WWE Champion Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods. Woods says he will respect Kingston’s wishes and stay in the back. Kingston says he’s going to prove that you cannot do what Kevin Owens did to his brothers just to get to this championship.
In-Ring: Lucha House Party, Lars Sullivan
The Lucha House Party makes their way to the ring. Lince Dorado says Money in the Bank only comes once a year. Kalisto says the Lucha House Party is every night.
Lars Sullivan comes out to the ring. Sullivan catches Gran Metalik and gives him a vicious one-armed slam on the floor! Dorado tries to give him a plancha, but Sullivan catches him and throws him on the floor. Kalisto head-butts him coming in the ring, busting Sullivan open the hard way. Sullivan then gives him a Running Powerbomb. Sullivan then leaves the ring bleeding profusely.
Kofi Kingston (c) vs. Kevin Owens
The bell rings, and they immediately start trading punches. Owens sends him to the corner, but Kingston pops out and turns him inside out with a clothesline. Owens rolls out of the ring, so Kingston jumps off the steps with a clothesline. Kingston gets him in the ring and stomps him down. Owens rolls out of the ring again, so Kingston goes to get him. Owens quickly sends him into the barricade. Kingston quickly reverses a whip into the barricade. Kingston catches him with an axe handle off the top rope to the floor. Kingston gets him in the ring and head-butts him. Kingston goes for a cross-body, but lands on his feet when Owens moves. Owens then superkicks him down before stomping away at him. Owens shouts that this is his show. Owens viciously whips him into the corner and kicks the back. Owens sends him hard into the corner again and mocks The New Day’s clap. Owens talks trash to Kingston and knees him in the face. Owens then sends him into the ring post. Kingston falls to the floor and hits a cameraman on the way down. Owens then hits him with a frog splash off the apron to the floor! Owens gets him in the ring and picks up a two count.
Owens attacks him in the corner and works on the back. Owens goes for a catapult, but Kingston lands on the middle rope. Kingston leaps, but Owens catches him. Owens goes for a powerbomb, but Kingston gives him a scary back body drop into the corner. Kingston hits a pair of clotheslines followed by a dropkick. Kingston then hits a leaping clothesline and gets pumped up. Owens counters a Boom Drop into a Boston Crab. Kingston soon gets a rope break. Owens goes to the apron and grabs Kingston. Owens sets up for a powerbomb, but Kingston holds the ropes. Kingston punches him back, but Owens pushes him. Kingston then takes him down with a double stomp to the chest on the apron. Kingston goes to the top rope and jumps to the floor, but Owens superkicks him out of mid-air! Owens quickly gets him in the ring for a near fall!
Owens talks trash to Kingston and goes for a Pop-up Powerbomb, Kingston gets out and goes for the SOS. Owens gets out and goes for a Stone Cold Stunner, but Kingston gets out and hits the SOS for a near fall. Kingston goes for Trouble in Paradise, but Owens counters into another Boston Crab. Kingston eventually gets to the bottom rope again. Kingston counters a superkick and punches away at him. Kingston gets up and charges, but Owens counters into a Pop-up Powerbomb for a near fall! Owens screams at the crowd to stop clapping. Owens waits for Kingston to get up. Owens goes for a Stone Cold Stunner, but Kingston catches him with a Trouble in Paradise that knocks him to the floor. Kingston goes outside to put him back in the ring. Owens quickly catches him with a Stone Cold Stunner and covers, but Kingston grabs the bottom rope before the three count. Owens rips the shoes off Kingston and throws them out of the ring. Owens goes for a Swanton Bomb, but Kingston gets the knees up! Kingston follows up with Trouble in Paradise for the win!
Winner and still WWE Champion: Kofi Kingston (14:10)
Men’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match
Baron Corbin vs. Finn Balor vs. Ricochet vs. Andrade vs. Ali vs. Drew McIntyre vs. Randy Orton
They did not replace Sami Zayn in this match. It is a seven man Money in the Bank Ladder Match this year.
A big fight breaks out. Orton gets Ali outside and gives him a back suplex on the commentary table. Balor and Ricochet double clothesline Corbin out of the ring. They hit the ropes, but Orton pulls Balor out of the ring. Ricochet then takes out McIntyre and Corbin with a springboard summersault senton to the floor! Orton gives Balor a back suplex on the commentary table. Ricochet goes to attack Orton, but he sidesteps him. Orton then gives Ricochet a back suplex on the commentary table! Orton sets the ladder up and starts to climb. Andrade hits the ladder with a springboard dropkick. Andrade then gives Orton a back elbow. Corbin and McIntyre get in the ring with ladders and attack everyone. Corbin hits Orton in the ribs with the ladder to knock him out of the ring. Ali wipes out Corbin and hits McIntyre with a suicide dive. Ricochet counters a Hammerlock DDT from Andrade by giving him a back body drop over the top rope. Ricochet sets up the ladder and goes face-to-face with Ali. They go back and forth pulling each other off the ladder. Ali flips over Ricochet and tries to climb. Ricochet pulls him off. They climb both sides of the ladder and punch it out on top. Corbin and McIntyre pull them down and club away at them.
Corbin and McIntyre push the big ladder to the side. There are two ladders leaning in the corner. Corbin throws Ali onto one of the ladders. McIntyre then gives Ricochet a belly-to-belly overhead suplex ont othe other ladder. Orton snaps McIntyre off the top rope before giving Corbin a hanging DDT. Orton waits for Corbin to get up and goes for an RKO, but Corbin shoves him off into a Claymore Kick! Balor gets on the apron and kicks Corbin back. Balor then knocks McIntyre back. Balor hits Corbin with a Sling Blade before dropkicking McIntyre into the ladder. Balor then dropkicks Corbin holding a ladder and double stomps the ladder onto him. Balor slams a ladder onto McIntyre’s back and sets a ladder up. Balor climbs the ladder and touches the briefcase. Andrade gets in the ring and spears a ladder into Balor’s ribs to knock him down. Andrade then wedges the ladder into another ladder and the ropes to make a bridge. Andrade then eliminates Ricochet from the match for now. Balor and Andrade climb the ladder. Andrade then KILLS Balor with a sunset flip powerbomb onto the bridged ladder, which immediately slides off! Unreal!
The crowd chants, “Yowie Wowie!” Alir hits Corbin with a tornado DDT. Ali then gives Ricochet a reverse hurricanrana, spiking him on his head! Ali sets the ladder up and climbs, but Andrade grabs his leg. Andrade gets Ali in the tree of woe. Andrade gets another ladder in the ring and sets it up next to the ladder Ali is hanging on. Andrade stomps away at Ali before climbing. Ali pulls himself up, and they’re fighting it out on the ladder. Ali then crushes Andrade with a Spanish Fly off the ladder to the mat!
McIntyre grabs a super long ladder from under the ring and bridges it from the apron to the commentary table. McIntyre goes to slam Ali onto it, but Ali slides off and superkicks him. Corbin then grabs Ali and murders him with a Chokeslam through the commentary table! Corbin knocks McIntyre into the crowd and gets in the ring. Corbin then grabs Balor off the ladder and gives him a ridiculous Chokeslam onto the side of an open ladder! Wow! Corbin gives Ricochet the Deep Six on the floor. McIntyre then wipes Corbin out with a Claymore Kick.
Balor somehow is up and climbing the ladder. McIntyre pulls him off the ladder and throws the ladder into Balor. McIntyre gives Balor a suplex onto the ladder. McIntyre then grabs Andrade and gives him an inverted Alabama Slam onto Balor, who is laying on the ladder! McIntyre sets the big ladder up in the ring. Ricochet hits a springboard clothesline to take him out. Ricochet starts to climb the ladder, but McIntyre pulls him off and says, “Not today, boy!” McIntyre then throws Ricochet over the top rope through the bridged ladder, breaking it in half!
McIntyre goes to climb, but Orton pulls him off into an RKO. Corbin quickly sends Orton into the ring post and climbs. Ali quickly scales the ladder and counters a powerbomb into a hurricanrana over the top rope! Ali starts to claw his way up the ladder.
ALL OF A SUDDEN BROCK LESNAR’S MUSIC HITS! Lesnar knocks a ladder into the cameramen before getting in the ring and knocking the ladder with Ali over! Lesnar sets the ladder up and laughs while he grabs the Money in the Bank briefcase!
Winner: Brock Lesnar
Lesnar sits on top of the ladder and poses with his Money in the Bank briefcase as the show comes to an end!