By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
WWE Money in the Bank
Las Vegas, Nevada at MGM Grand Garden Arena
Aired live July 2, 2022 on Peacock and pay-per-view
A video package opened the show… Pyro shot off on the stage… The broadcast team of Jimmy Smith, Corey Graves, and Byron Saxton checked in from ringside. Smith clearly didn’t get the memo that Graves and Saxton did about wearing green. Mike Rome was the ring announcer and introduced the women’s Money in the Bank ladder match entrants.
Powell’s POV: I hope our American and Canadian readers are having a great holiday weekend, and welcome all to our MITB coverage. Jake Barnett and I will be recording a same night audio review for Dot Net Members (including our Patreon patrons). For those who didn’t watch the Kickoff Show, it was all talk and video packages with no matches.
1. Lacey Evans vs. Alexa Bliss vs. Liv Morgan vs. Raquel Rodriguez vs. Asuka vs. Shotzi vs. Becky Lynch in the women’s Money in the Bank ladder match. The bell rang and everyone other than Asuka and Lynch went to the floor to fight over ladders. Asuka worked over Lynch and then pulled a ladder from the hands of Shotzi, but Lynch recovered and hit her from behind. Lynch got another ladder and tried to drop it on Asuka, who rolled out of the way.
Rodriguez tried and failed to pick up a ladder that Lynch and Bliss were lying on top of. Rodriguez ended up suplexing both women onto another ladder simultaneously. Shotzi tripped as she tried to run up a ladder in the corner, but she seemed okay.
Bliss was the first to set up a ladder in the middle of the ring and make a play for the briefcase, but Rodriguez pulled her down. Asuka hip-tossed Shotzi onto a ladder that was leaning in the corner. Asuka made a play for the…