WWE Money in the Bank Coverage: Big E vs. Rusev
Big E vs. Rusev (w/Lana)
Big E goes right after Rusev, but Rusev comes back and beats Big E back into the corner. Big E takes control again and sends Rusev to the outside. Rusev drives his shoulder into Big E’s midsection, but Big E fights back. Big E goes for the Spear through the ropes, but Rusev counters with a big knee. Rusev clubs Big E on the back and them drops him with a suplex. Rusev beats down Big E and stomps away on him. Big E applies a rear-chin lock on Big E, and Big E tries to fight back. Rusev continues to beat down Big E and then goes for the big splash, but Big E rolls out of the way. Big E drops Rusev with a belly-to-belly suplex and goes for the cover, but Rusev kicks out at two. Rusev comes back and takes Big E to the corner and drives his knee into Big E. Rusev charges again, but Big E counters with a big clothesline slam. Big E goes for the cover, but Rusev kicks out at two. Big E spears Rusev in the corner and then drops him with a clothesline. Big E drops Rusev with another belly-to-belly throw and then spears him through the ropes and out to the floor. Big E tosses Rusev back into the ring and goes for the cover, but Rusev kicks out at two. Big E drops the straps and goes for the Big Ending, but Rusev pulls himself to the apron. Rusev kicks Big E in the head and then connects with another kick to the chin. Rusev stomps on Big E’s back and then locks in The Accolade. Big E fights to his knees, but Rusev sits in deeper and Big E taps out.
We go back to the expert panel, and Booker T says “that’s how it goes” when referring to the Authority helping Seth Rollins get the win. Christian and Alex Riley chime in as well, with Riley saying it’s not right. Riley says everything looks good to go for Randy Orton now, since Kane’s intentions are clear.
We now take a look back at Daniel Bryan’s interview from the pre-show, where he was interrupted by Bo Dallas.
We go backstage and we see The Bella Twins. Stephanie asks what “she” (Brie) is doing here. Brie goes to answer, but Stephanie interrupts. Nikki says it was her idea, but Stephanie says it is against policy. Brie says she was showing Nikki her new favorite video, which is from last week’s Raw, where Vickie Guerrero shoved Stephanie McMahon into the pool of mud. Stephanie gets into Brie’s face and then calls for security. Stephanie tells Nikki to make sure her sister stays gone.