Smackdown made the Money in the Bank match card even more stacked inserting multiple superstars’ names into it. The WWE Championship match is now official for the upcoming pay-per-view show as the champion self-declared himself for the title bout. Kofi Kingston will defend the most prestigious championship in WWE against Kevin Owens. The feud continued between these two continued as seen on last night’s episode. So Kofi did not hesitate to put his title on the line on behalf of The New Day.
The list of participants from both men and women’s roster for Money in the Bank is also official from Smackdown. You can take a look at the full card to know the details on the full list of the matchups,
WWE Universal Championship Match: Seth Rollins vs. AJ Styles
WWE Championship Match:
Kofi Kingston vs. Kevin Owens
Raw Women’s Championship Match: Becky Lynch vs. Lacey Evans
Smackdown Women’s Championship Match: Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair
Men’s Money in the Bank Match: Ricochet vs. Braun Strowman vs. Drew McIntyre vs. Baron Corbin vs. Finn Balor vs. Ali vs. Andrade vs. Randy Orton
Women’s Money in the Bank Match: Natalya vs. Dana Brooke vs. Naomi vs. Alexa Bliss vs. Bayley vs. Mandy Rose vs. Ember Moon vs. Carmella
Roman Reigns vs. Elias
Steel Cage Match: The Miz vs. Shane McMahon
As promised earlier, we got to know about the lineup from WWE Raw and Smackdown for Money in the Bank 2019 edition after this week’s episodes. None but Alexa Bliss revealed the participants’ names in a special edition of A Moment of Bliss talk-show on Raw. On Smackdown, we received some random video packages to know the names of the contestants.
With these announcements, the main attraction match of the upcoming pay-per-view will receive a buildup. For the past couple of weeks, WWE has not officially announced anything regarding this year’s Money in the Bank PPV keeping the fans in anticipation. But they made it up with some huge confirmations, this week. Additionally, a Steel Cage Match was also announced for Money in the Bank from the Raw brand.
As we all know, WWE Universe often dubs this Money in the Bank match as the most opportunistic one in the entire WWE. The winner of the briefcase will receive a championship shot for a one-year time span. Legends took advantage of this contract and became new WWE Champions which became highlights of their career. We’ll see if anyone from the selected names can repeat the history.