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Cruiserweight title match set for WWE Money in the Bank

The Cruiserweight title will be on the line at Money in the Bank.

In a video that WWE uploaded tonight, Drake Maverick announced that Cruiserweight Champion Tony Nese will defend his title against Ariya Daivari at Money in the Bank. Daivari was set up as Nese's next challenger by defeating Oney Lorcan in a number one contender's match on the April 23 episode of 205 Live.

Nese won the Cruiserweight title from Buddy Murphy on the WrestleMania 35 pre-show.

Money in the Bank is taking place at the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut on May 19. Here's the updated card for the pay-per-view:

  • Universal Champion Seth Rollins defending against AJ Styles
  • WWE Champion Kofi Kingston defending against Kevin Owens
  • Raw & SmackDown Women's Champion Becky Lynch defending the SmackDown title against Charlotte Flair
  • Raw & SmackDown Women's Champion Becky Lynch defending the Raw title against Lacey Evans
  • Men's Money in the Bank ladder match (Braun Strowman, Ricochet, Drew McIntyre, Baron Corbin, Finn Balor, Ali, Andrade, Randy Orton)
  • Women's Money in the Bank ladder match (Alexa Bliss, Naomi, Natalya, Dana Brooke, Bayley, Mandy Rose, Ember Moon, Carmella)
  • Roman Reigns vs. Elias
  • The Miz vs. Shane McMahon in a steel cage match
  • United States Champion Samoa Joe defending against Rey Mysterio
  • WWE Cruiserweight Champion Tony Nese defending against Ariya Daivari