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WWE SmackDown live results: Two Money in the Bank qualifiers

SmackDown's final spots for this year's Money in the Bank ladder matches will be determined tonight.

For the men's ladder match, Otis faces Dolph Ziggler in a qualifier tonight. In the women's match, Mandy Rose takes on Carmella in a qualifier. Otis & Rose have been feuding with Ziggler & Sonya Deville, with SmackDown's mystery hacker revealing that Ziggler and Sonya Deville conspired to derail Otis and Rose's romance.

Daniel Bryan also goes one-on-one with Baron Corbin tonight. Both have already qualified for the men's Money in the Bank ladder match. Bryan defeated Cesaro to qualify, while Corbin defeated Drew Gulak with the help of Shinsuke Nakamura and Cesaro. After the match, Corbin continued to attack Gulak. Bryan promises to get revenge for Gulak tonight. 

SmackDown Tag Team Champions The New Day take on The Forgotten Sons in a non-title match. The New Day were celebrating the start of their eighth reign as champions when The Lucha House Party, The Forgotten Sons, and The Miz & John Morrison interrupted them last week. Eventually, The Forgotten Sons beat down the faces as Miz & Morrison ran off.

Our coverage begins at 8 p.m. Eastern time.


Daniel Bryan made his way down to the ring. He noted that in nine days, he competes in the most unique Money In The Bank ladder match in history. This year the match isn't taking place in the ring but at WWE Headquarters. Bryan pointed out that all competitors are going to climb to the top of WWE headquarters to retrieve the Money In The Bank briefcase. 

Bryan noted he wrestled in strange places but never in an office. Bryan wondered about the rules and asked about taking the elevator to the top. Bryan pointed out that he won the briefcase before and cashed it in on The Big Show to win the World Championship. 

Bryan is excited to compete at Money In The Bank, but he's sad. Bryan was hoping to compete against Drew Gulak, but that's not happening because of King Corbin. Bryan demanded Corbin come out for their match. 

King Corbin walked out onto the ramp. Corbin showed footage of Corbin defeating Gulak with Cesaro and Shinsuke Nakamura's help last week. Corbin promised he's going to stand tall on the ladder on top of WWE Headquarters and will look down on Bryan.

Bryan noted that Corbin won Money In The Bank before, but Corbin failed when he cashed it in. Bryan pointed out that Corbin is only one of four winners to fail at the cash in. Corbin said he's stronger then he was before and promised to win at Money In The Bank. 

King Corbin vs. Daniel Bryan 

They worked a slow pace, and Bryan used a lot of mat-based submissions. Corbin had the early advantage and backed Bryan into the corner. Bryan fought back and attacked Corbin's leg. 

On commentary, Corey Graves noted King Corbin is smarter and better than he was when he won the briefcase in 2017. Graves said now Corbin's a King but back then he was only a Baron. 

Bryan regained control using mat wrestling and a series of submissions. Corbin applied a chin lock, but Bryan reversed into a submission. Bryan locked on a front face lock, but Corbin took over with a series of shots. 

Bryan fought back with a series of kicks to the leg. Corbin recovered and tossed Bryan to the floor. He followed up by throwing Bryan shoulder-first into the ring post. 

Back from the break, Corbin was firmly in control, but Bryan used a crucifix for a near fall. Bryan rolled up Corbin for another quick near fall. 

Corbin recovered and rocked Bryan with the around the ring post clothesline for a near fall. Bryan tried fighting back, but Corbin nailed him with a knee to the head. Corbin worked over Bryan's injured shoulder. 

Corbin attempted the around the ring post clothesline again, but Bryan countered with suicide dive. Bryan rocked Corbin with a series of kicks to the leg. Bryan applied the ankle lock, but Corbin made it the ropes to break the hold. Bryan stomped on Corbin's leg and rocked him with a kick for a near fall. 

Bryan attempted the running dropkicks in the corner, but Corbin countered with the deep six for a close near fall. Bryan recovered and attempted a suicide dive. Corbin caught Bryan, but he fought back with kicks.

Corbin grabbed a ladder and tossed it at Bryan for the disqualification. 

After the match, Corbin was furious and brought a ladder in the ring. Bryan fought back and applied the Lebell lock on the ladder. Shinsuke Nakamura and Cesaro ran out for the save. All three heels beat down Bryan. Corbin then took Bryan to the top of the stage and threw him into a group of ladders. 

In the back, Universal Champion Braun Strowman spoke with Alexa Bliss. He then started walking towards the ring. 

Braun Strowman Promo

Strowman noted last week they looked at his time with The Wyatt Family. Before Strowman could continue, The Firefly Funhouse interrupted. Bray Wyatt has a special story to read called The Black Sheep. 

In the story, a shepherd saw a black sheep wandering alone. The shepherd brought the black sheep home and raised the sheep. They had a great time together until the black sheep left the shepherd. The shepherd was devastated and lost everything. The story fell apart at the end because the government took the shepherds land, and reptilians showed up. 

Wyatt didn't like the sad ending, but he can change it. He continued with the story and said the shepherd takes the black sheep to the slaughterhouse, but Strowman interrupted. Strowman's finished with the puppets and Firefly Funhouse. He challenged Wyatt to come to the ring. Wyatt just waved goodbye, and Strowman stood in the ring.  

Sheamus defeated Leon Ruff

Ruff had a brief flurry of offense, but Sheamus took over and dominated the match. He looked at Michael Cole as he gave Ruff a series of backbreakers. Sheamus hit the Brogue Kick for the win. 

After the match, Sheamus got in Michael Cole's face and asked about Jeff Hardy. Cole noted they're going to look at Hardy's comeback next. 

Jeff Hardy Chapter 4 The Comeback

The video packaged covered Hardy's knee injury in 2019 and his upcoming return. It also looked at the highlights of his career and the most spectacular moments. 

Cole then announced Hardy returns next week. Sheamus was standing behind Cole as he made the announcement. Sheamus got in Cole's face and promised to be here next week as well. 

Kayla Braxton interviewed Mandy Rose and Otis in the back. Otis noted he beat Dolph Ziggler at WrestleMania and promised to defeat him tonight. Otis is going to win Money In The Bank for him and his peach, Rose.

Braxton asked about Sonya Deville, but Rose is more concerned with Carmella tonight. Rose promised they're both going to win. She kissed Otis on the cheek and left Otis in a trance.

Money In The Bank Qualifier: Carmella defeated Mandy Rose

Rose applied a side headlock for the early advantage. Carmella rocked Rose with a kick to the face for a near fall. Rose fought back and slowed the pace down with a chin lock. 

Suddenly, Sonya Deville's music hit, and she walked out. Rose and Camella continued with the match as Deville spoke. Deville noted she gave up her spot to Rose for last year's MITB match. 

The finish came when Deville distracted Rose, and Carmella caught Rose with a superkick for the win. Carmella qualifies for the Money In The Bank ladder match.

After the match, Deville snapped and viciously attacked Rose. Deville continued to beat down Rose and rocked her with a knee to the back of the head, which sent Rose headfirst into the steel steps. 

In the trainer's room, the trainer checked on Mandy Rose. Otis checked in on Rose to make sure she's okay. Otis left and ran into Dolph Ziggler. Ziggler wanted to know how Rose is doing, but Otis just stared him down.

The Forgotten Sons (w/Jaxon Ryker) defeated SmackDown Tag Team Champions The New Day in a non-title match 

The Miz and John Morrison joined Corey Graves and Michael Cole on commentary. Miz and Morrison made several references to the Tiger King series and Joe Exotic. 

The New Day had the early advantage and hit a series of double team moves on Steve Cutler. The heels briefly took over, but the faces regained control. Big E hit a massive splash on the apron. 

Back from the break, The New Day were firmly in control. Cutler pushed Big E to the floor, and Wesley Blake hit a suicide dive. The Forgotten Sons hit a double spinebuster for a close near fall. 

The heels isolated Big E in their corner and cut him off from Kofi Kingston. Blake applied a chin lock, but Big E broke the hold. Blake recovered and backed Big E in the corner. 

Kingston and Culter got the double tag. Kingston ran wild and hit the boom drop. He set up for the trouble in paradise, but Blake distracted Kingston. Cutler recovered and hit a backbreaker from a close near fall. 

Cutler and Kingston fought on the top turnbuckle.

Kingston pushed off Cutler but missed a top rope move. Kingston rolled through and hit a double foot stomp for a near fall. 

The heels regained control. Cutler hit a backstabber on Kingston and held him in place. Blake followed up with an elbow drop for a close near fall. The New Day recovered, and Big E launched Kingston onto the heels on the floor. 

Big E attempted the spear, but Cutler moved, and Ryker sent him into the ring post. The Forgotten Sons then hit the reverse DDT/foot stomp for the win. 

Michael Cole and Corey Graves announced that the men and women's Money In The Bank ladder matches takes place simultaneously this year. Both briefcases will be hanging above WWE Headquarters together. 

In the back, Kayla Braxton interviewed Tamina. She said she's not going to be intimidated by Sasha Banks and Bayley. Banks approached Tamina and distracted her. Bayley and Banks jumped Tamina. They beat her down until Lacey Evans ran in for the save. All four women brawled until officials broke it up. 

Dolph Ziggler spoke to Sonya Deville in the back. Ziggler noted people think this is a movie, and he's the bad guy. He said that's not the real world, and he's a winner. Ziggler promised to win and guaranteed to win Money in the bank again. Ziggler promised to make Rose feel better after Deville is done with her. 

Money In The Bank Qualifier: Otis defeated Dolph Ziggler 

Ziggler charged at Otis, but he ran into a shoulder tackle. Otis was firmly in control and hit a standing vertical suplex. Otis followed up with a slam for a near fall. 

Otis missed a charge in the corner and went shoulder-first into the ring post. They fought around ringside. Ziggler pushed Otis into the barricade to gain control.

Back from the break, Ziggler hit a standing dropkick to regain control. Ziggler slowed the pace down with a chin lock. Otis fought back and broke the hold. 

Otis fired up and backed Ziggler into the corner. Otis attempted the caterpillar, but Ziggler rolled to the apron. Ziggler poked Otis in the eyes and hit the Zig-Zag for a very close near fall. 

Ziggler set up for the superkick, but Otis caught Ziggler and threw him across the ring. Otis then hit the caterpillar for the win.

Otis qualifies for the Money In The Bank ladder match. 

Next Week: In a six-man tag team match Daniel Bryan, Drew Gulak & a mystery partner take on King Corbin, Cesaro & Shinsuke Nakamura. Universal Champion Braun Strowman and Bray Wyatt meet face-to-face in the ring.

Lacey Evans & Tamina takes on Bayley & Sasha Banks in a tag team match. Plus, Jeff Hardy makes his return to SmackDown.