WWE Smackdown Live results (Money in the Bank qualifiers): 9 July, 2021
Rollins and Cesaro
WWE Smackdown Live results: This episode of the Blue brand will be featuring the qualifier matches for the final spot on the Money in the Bank ladder match. It is also going to be the final episode of Smackdown, inside the Thunderdome. Live fans will be in attendance from next week.
Edge calls out Roman Reigns
Edge, who is in the ring, says that he doesn’t care how many minions Roman has and how many people he has brainwashed. Edge says that he has exposed the cracks on the table. Edge calls out Roman then and says “Get your a** out here Roman!”, “Come on Tribal Chief Where are you at?”
In another footage, Roman is heading into the ring without any of his cousins or Paul Heyman. The Usos are watching from backstage as Roman says that I have this on my own. But, The Usos come out despite Roman denying them. Roman slowly moved into the ring with Usos watching from the ringside.
Roman finally enters and the brawl gets underway. The two are exchanging fierce blows while The Mysterio’s come out of nowhere and attacks the Usos with a steel chair. Edge gets some backup in the form of Mysterio’s. The Mysterio’s take out The Usos, while Roman is taken out inside the ring by Edge.
Like always, when Jimmy and Jey got attacked, Roman Reigns escapes. Edge continues the assault on Jimmy and Jey with the steel rod crippler crossface back & forth on The Usos. There was fear on Roman’s face who denied entering the ring and facing the wrath of Edge.
WWE Smackdown live results: Seth Rollins def. Cesaro
Cesaro starts it off by locking Rollins in his arms from the lower back and got him under his tactical wrestling moves. Cesaro catches Rollins in the air and back-first him on his knee. Seth looks furious and goes to the announcement table.
Both men are fighting it out but Cesaro is in control. Seth counters and starts hitting Cesaro with fierce strikes in his back and knee strikes on his abdomen. Cesaro tries a backslide but Seth is quick to counter again. Seth goes for a running knee but Cesaro avoids this time. However, he was caught on the reverse.
Cesaro fights back with uppercuts and follows it up by a back slam. Seth kicks out at two. Cesaro goes to the top turnbuckle, but Seth is quick to realize the opportunity and hits a suplex from the top. Seth tries another suplex, but Cesaro overpowers him by picking The messiah up for a suplex from over the top rope.
Seth is now caught in the Cesaro swing. Cesaro tries putting Rollins through a sharpshooter but Seth scrambles to the bottom rope. Seth mistakenly ruffs off the top turnbuckle pad and catches Cesaro in the exposed turnbuckle. Cesaro, as a result, is busted open. Seth tries taking advantage by sending Cesaro outside the ring and secure a count-out victory, but Cesaro survives. Cesaro fought until Seth stomped him inside the ring to secure a pinfall victory.
WWE Smackdown live results: Shinsuke Nakamura def. Baron Corbin
Before the bell rang, a frustrated Baron Corbin launches an attack on Shinsuke Nakamura while the latter was walking down the aisle. Corbin with some strikes on the King before Rick Boogs came to the rescue.
The match starts with Corbin taking out Nakamura in the corner post. Nakamura somehow fights back and hits a running knee in the corner post followed by a running knee in the middle of the ring onto Corbin’s face.
Corbin regains his control as he placed a back suplex on the King. Nakamura counters by hitting a kick which takes Corbin out of the ring. Corbin applies a sore right fist to Rick Boogs who is watching from the ringside and suplexes Nakamura on the announce table.
Corbin places a deep-six followed by a suplex but Nakamura does well to kick out twice. Nakamura goes for a triangle choke and Corbin somehow manages to get to the bottom rope. Nakamura sets himself for a Kinshasa, but Corbin counters it with a clothesline. But the King again countered with the Kinshasa for and this time secured the pinfall victory over Corbin to make his way into the Money in the Bank ladder match.
WWE Smackdown live results: Otis continues his dominance
Otis has become one of the most dominant forces on the roster recently. He has been picking up successive wins in singles matches against The Street Profits. We might see another dominant performance from the wrestler
WWE Smackdown live results: Roman Reigns segment
Roman Reigns makes his way to the ring with the crowd chanting “Roman sucks.” Roman says that he knows a lot of people didn’t like that he wasn’t present last week. Reigns turns his focus to talk about family and out comes Jimmy Uso.
Jimmy asks that why didn’t Roman show up last week when Edge had him locked in the cross-face. Jey Uso returns before Roman could answer. He comes out and says he is not back for Roman or Jimmy, but he is back for the family. Jey voices out that now when he is back, it is time to become 8-time Tag-Team Champions. Roman likes the idea, and all the three cousins hugged each other together.
WWE Smackdown live results: Will Liv Morgan qualify for MITB?
Liv Morgan has picked up successive wins against Carmella and Zelina Vega, both of whom have qualified for the Money in the Bank ladder match. This week we might see her stand-up against Deville, and finally earn a spot in the ladder match.