Two days after Smackdown Live's Backlash PPV, the table has been set for their next big show, Money in the Bank.
On Tuesday's episode of WWE Smackdown Live, Commissioner Shane McMahon relayed the message that former WWE Champion has asked for his rematch against new champion Jinder Mahal. The two will square off June 18 at the upcoming MITB show in Orton's hometown of St. Louis.
JUST ANNOUNCED: @RandyOrton has invoked his rematch clause as he will challenge @JinderMahal for the #WWETitle at #MITB! #SDLive pic.twitter.com/akeABsp4tI— WWE (@WWE) May 24, 2017
JUST ANNOUNCED: @RandyOrton has invoked his rematch clause as he will challenge @JinderMahal for the #WWETitle at #MITB! #SDLive pic.twitter.com/akeABsp4tI
— WWE (@WWE) May 24, 2017
Also announced was the Money in the Bank ladder match itself. AJ Styles, Baron Corbin, Sami Zayn, Dolph Ziggler, Kevin Owens and Shinsuke Nakamura. The winner will have a WWE Championship match at any time of their choosing.
Money in the Bank takes place June 18 from the Scottrade Center from St. Louis, Missouri.
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