This week's episode of SmackDown Live featured more qualifying matches to determine who will compete for the Money in the Bank briefcases next month, and a few of SmackDown's finest secured their spots.
If the suggestions prove to be true and there are three MITB ladder matches this year, it isn't yet known what the third one would be.
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This week on SmackDown, The Miz was also in the opening match, this time against U.S. Champion Jeff Hardy. As Banks began to take over the bout, The Riott Squad consisting of Liv Morgan and Sarah Logan interfered to take out The Boss Out before Bayley came to the rescue. Thereafter, Ember Moon delivered a mind-boggling Eclipse from the top rope to pick up the win. When watching the ads, you can see three different colored briefcases indicating that there will be three MITB matches: red (RAW), blue (SD) & white (women). Then, as Hardy went for the pinfall, Miz used Hardy's leaning backward against him to turn the pinfall attempt into one of his own, scoring the 1-2-3 on Hardy. After all, there were only two MITB ladder matches announced by Kurt Angle to kick off the show this week.
The second name from the male division was determined in the main event. Mahal hit Khallas to win the match.