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- The show starts with the four men and four women in the Money In The Bank Ladder matches standing on their own ladders, Raw GM Kurt Angle would then make his way to the ring. Angle hypes up this Sunday Nights WWE Money In The Bank event, Constable Corbin makes his way out to the entrance ramp and he says that he is here to make sure Raw runs smoothly. Corbin says COO Stephanie McMahon will be disappointed if Raw stars don’t win the ladder matches, Alexa Bliss says she will win a contract. Sasha Banks questions Bliss’ injuries from last weeks Raw, Ember Moon says Bliss is going to be real sore after Money In The Bank. Natalya says she is ready for this weekends Money In The Bank and she predicts Ronda Rousey will win the Raw Women’s Title on Sunday, Kevin Owens interrupts and he wants the case raised when Braun Strowman goes for it.
Braun Strowman interrupts and he says he will do something about Owens, everybody starts arguing until Bliss screams. Bliss then says Strowman is going to win the men’s Money In The Bank Ladder Match, Banks predicts that Finn Balor will win the match. Everybody starts arguing again until Strowman shuts them all up and promises everybody will “get these hands” on Sunday Night.
Alexa Bliss vs. Sasha Banks vs. Natalya vs. Ember Moon
The match begins with Bliss attacking Natalya before throwing Moon into Banks, Moon catches a leaping Bliss before landing a fall away slam. Bliss rolls out of the ring and Natalya throws her into the barricade, Natalya gets in the ring and she eats a drop kick from Moon. Banks and Moon would exchange a few roll ups for a few near falls, Natalya and Banks also exchange roll ups. Natalya would then knock Moon out of the ring before eating a double knee strike from Banks, Natalya gets Banks down before wrenching away on her arm. Banks gets free and she battles Natalya before knocking her out of the ring, Moon returns to the ring and Banks takes out Natalya with a dive. Moon then catches Banks with a suicide dive, Moon gets Banks back in the ring before eating a right from Bliss. Bliss gets a near fall on Banks as we go to a commercial break, we return from the break to see Bliss wrenching away on the injured leg of Natalya.
Moon gets back in the ring and Bliss knocks her back out with a right, Bliss goes back to work on the injured leg of Natalya. Natalya starts fighting back and Bliss kicks her in the injured leg, Banks returns and she nails Bliss with some strikes. Banks catches Bliss with some knee strikes followed by a double knee strike for a near fall, Moon gets back in the ring to hit Bliss and Banks with a springboard cross body. Moon then hits Banks with an enzaguri followed by a tornado suplex for a near fall, Bliss then hits Moon with a code red before eating a double knee strike from Banks. Moon and Banks would then place Bliss on the top rope before following her up there, Natalya returns to take out Moon and Banks with a double power bomb. Bliss goes for Twisted Bliss and Banks gets her knees up as we go to a commercial break, we return from the break to see Bliss hitting Banks with a back breaker.
Bliss goes for the DDT and Banks counters by locking in the Bank Statement, Natalya returns to break the submission hold up. Natalya would then throw Bliss out of the ring before applying the sharp shooter to Banks, Moon hits the ring to break the submission attempt up. Moon then nails Natalya with a handspring elbow strike, Moon hits Natalya with the Eclipse and Bliss drags her out of the ring before throwing her into the ring steps. Bliss then gets a near fall on Natalya before Banks breaks it all up, Bliss uses the ropes to clothesline Banks and throw her out of the ring. Natalya catches Bliss in the sharp shooter and Bliss taps out.
- Finn Balor is shown warming up in the locker room when Kevin Owens appears offering him some olives, Owens wants to make a partnership with Balor and to workout together alongside Bobby Roode to take out Braun Strowman.
Breezango (Tyler Breeze & Fandango) vs. Dolph Ziggler & Drew McIntyre
The match begins with Ziggler attacking Breeze from behind before raking his face with his boot, Ziggler also drags Breeze face first along the top rope. Ziggler would then drop Breeze with a few strikes before landing an elbow drop, McIntyre tags in and he nails Breeze with a series of strikes. Ziggler tags in and Breeze catches him with an enzaguri, Fandango and McIntyre get tagged in by their respective partners. Fandango catches McIntyre with a few chops before going to the top rope, Ziggler distracts Fandango and McIntyre knocks him off the ropes. McIntyre then power bombs Breeze onto Fandango, Ziggler hits Breeze with a super kick before landing the finisher with McIntyre on Fandango for the three count.
Winners: Dolph Ziggler & Drew McIntyre
After the match, Dolph Ziggler & Drew McIntyre grabs microphones to says last weeks battle royal elimination was a fluke.
- Roman Reigns is interviewed backstage by Charly Caruso, Reigns says that Jinder Mahal is an idiot and he blames Mahal for not being in the Money In The Bank Ladder Match.
- Before the match, Jinder Mahal grabs the microphone to says that he wants to prove a point to Roman Reigns tonight by showing that Reigns isn’t unstoppable. Mahal says he sees Reigns suffering in their match at WWE Money In The Bank, Reigns interrupts Mahal to get the match going. Mahal gets the microphone before the match officially begins, Mahal says Reigns failures are starting to cloud his judgement. Mahal says Reigns isn’t facing him tonight, but it is going to be against Sunil Singh.
Roman Reigns vs. Sunil Singh
The match begins with Reigns attacking Mahal before turning his attention to Singh, Reigns then hits Singh with a superman punch followed by a spear for the three count.
Winner: Roman Reigns
After the match, Jinder Mahal attacks Roman Reigns and he nails him with the Colas.