SmackDown GM Paige kicked off the show with the announcement that the first qualifying match for the Money in the Bank men’s ladder match would begin shortly. Jeff Hardy’s music hit and he walked up to the ring. The second entry for the qualifier match was The Miz and we cut to a video package of The Miz securing the Money in the Bank victory in 2010 and then his World Title victory 4 months later in the November of 2010.
1 The Miz vs. Jeff Hardy – Qualifying Match for the Money in the Bank ladder match
Result: The Miz defeats Jeff Hardy and will be joining the Money in the Bank ladder match.
#Renee attempted to ask Nakamura about AJ Styles backstage, and he said he forgot English. We learned that Shinsuke has not yet been cleared for in-ring competition.
Carmella was next as she announced that she will have a Royal Celebration next week
#2 Charlotte Flair vs Peyton Royce – Qualifying Match for the Women’s Money in the Bank ladder match
Result: Charlotte Flair defeats Peyton Royce and will be taking part in the Women’s Money in the Bank ladder match.
#3 Cesaro vs. Xavier Woods
Result: Cesaro defeats Xavier Woods.
Backstage Renee asked AJ Styles about his match at Backlash and the future of his rivalry with Nakamura and AJ said he will not back down from a fight at any cost.
#4 Becky Lynch vs. Mandy Rose
Result: Mandy rose defeats Becky Lynch.
#5 Daniel Bryan vs Rusev – Qualifying Match for Money in the Bank ladder match
Result: Rusev defeats Daniel Bryan and moved on to the Money in the Bank ladder match.