WWE SmackDown Live Results (5/14/19): Money In The Bank Preview

WWE SmackDown Live Results (5/14/19)
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Transcription by Josh Lopez

Roman Reigns, The Miz, Shane McMahon, Elias, Daniel Bryan, Erick Rowan, and The Usos In-Ring Segment:

The Big Dog has some unfinished business from Raw. Let’s settle these issues right now. Elias is a huge problem now and we will deal with it now. Here is the solution. Roman brings out The Miz. Miz thanks Roman for the invite. It’s good to be back in London and good to be back in blue. Miz mocks Elias by doing some karaoke. We’re five days away from Money In The Bank. Five days until Shane cannot run or hide. Miz whoop Shane’s ass all over MetLife Stadium at WrestleMania. Shane put his hands on his father and that’s unforgivable.

Shane may have dodged him last night, but on Sunday he will be locked inside a steel cage. Shane McMahon appears on the stage with Elias. Just because The Big Dog invited The Miz to SmackDown Live, it doesn’t make him one of the wild card talents. Miz disgusts him. Shane will invoke his privilege and ban Miz from the building. Elias wants Roman to stay there. Roman can make all the corny jokes he wants, but underestimating Elias will be the biggest mistake of his career.

He will prove why Mr. McMahon chose him as the biggest acquisition in Smackdown history. You will see what the McMahon Family already knows. WWE stands for Walk With Elias. Shane wants to get Miz and Roman out of the ring. There’s other superstars who hate The Miz. Shane brings out the brand new SmackDown Live Tag Team Champions, Daniel Bryan and Erick Rowan. Beatdown City. The Usos storm into the ring. Stereo Topes to the outside. The Bloodline and Miz clears the ring to close the segment.

First Match: Randy Orton vs. Finn Balor vs. Mustafa Ali vs. Andrade Cien Almas w/Zelina Vega in a Fatal Four Way Match 

Orton kicks Ali in the gut. Almas with a clubbing blow to Balor’s back. Almas with a Running Knee Strike. Ali dumps Orton out of the ring. Ali kicks Orton in the chest. Balor with a baseball slide dropkick. Ali lands The Suicide Dive. Ali is left in the ring with Balor. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Balor applies a wrist lock. Ali reverses the hold. Balor with a side headlock takeover. Ali answers the headscissors escape. That leads us to a standoff in the center of the ring. Orton attacks Ali from behind. Almas kicks Balor in the ribs. Almas stomps on Balor’s back. Orton and Ali are brawling on the floor. Almas dropkicks Balor. Almas and Orton are trading back and forth shots. Orton drives his knee into the midsection of Almas. Orton with Three Belly to Back Suplex’s on the announce table. Orton uppercuts Almas. Orton slams Ali’s head on the steel ring steps. Orton rolls Ali back into the ring.

Orton delivers The Garvin Stomp. Orton goes for The IEDDT, but Ali rolls him over for a two count. Ali knocks Balor off the ring apron. Ali is throwing haymakers at Orton. Ali with a knife edge chop. Orton reverses out of the irish whip from Ali. Orton PowerSlams Ali. Orton tugs on Ali’s hair. Orton uppercuts Ali. Ali dropkicks Orton in the chest. Ali decks Orton with a back elbow smash. Ali scouted The RKO. Ali with a Tornado DDT for a two count. Almas with a knife edge chop. Ali dives over Almas. Ali with a Hurricanrana. Almas responds with an Inside Out Lariat. Almas kicks Balor in the gut. Almas dumps Ali out of the ring. Balor kicks Almas in the jaw. Balor with Three Running Forearm Smashes. Balor with a double leg takedown. Balor follows that with a standing double foot stomp.

Balor with a Spin Out Elbow Drop. Balor side steps Almas into the turnbuckles. Balor with an Apron Enzuigiri. Balor prepares for The Coupe De Grace. Almas knocks Balor off the top turnbuckle. Almas hits The ShotGun Meteora for a two count. Almas brings a ladder into the ring. Almas attacks Balor and Orton with the ladder. Ali SuperKicks Almas. Almas throws a ladder at Almas in mid-air. Almas whips Balor back first across the ladder. Almas goes for The ShotGun Meteora, but Balor counters with The SlingBlade. Balor delivers The ShotGun Dropkick. Ali drops Balor with a Roll Through X-Factor.

Ali goes for The 450 Splash, but Balor ducks out of the way. Orton connects with The RKO. Almas with a SpringBoard Missile Dropkick. Almas with a Discus Elbow Smash to Balor. Almas goes for The HammerLock DDT, but Balor rolls him over for a two count. Balor clotheslines Almas over the top rope. Balor lands The SomerSault Plancha. Almas sends Balor crashing into the steel ring steps. Almas plants Balor with The HammerLock DDT to pickup the victory. After the match, Almas climbs up the ladder. Ricochet storms into the ring. Ricochet knocks Almas off the ladder. Ricochet runs away with the Money In The Bank Briefcase.

Winner: Andrade Cien Almas via Pinfall 

Charlotte Flair/Becky Lynch Rivalry Video Package: 

Lacey Evans Promo: 

Second Match: Shane McMahon, Elias, Daniel Bryan and Erick Rowan vs. Roman Reigns & The Usos in a Four on Three Handicap Match 

Bryan and Jimmy Uso will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Bryan with a waist lock takedown. Jimmy applies a wrist lock. Bryan reverses the hold. Bryan applies a side headlock. Bryan drops Jimmy with a shoulder tackle. Bryan poses for the crowd. Bryan signals for the test of strength. Jimmy applies another wrist lock. Jimmy unloads two knife edge chops. Jimmy runs Bryan back first into the turnbuckles. Jimmy tags in Jey. Jey with a Flying Forearm Smash. Jey follows that with a snap mare takeover for a one count. Bryan drags Jey across the ring. Bryan tags in Elias. Elias with two knife edge chops. Jey reverses out of the irish whip from Elias. Elias launches Jey to the ring apron. Jey with an Apron Enzuigiri. Jey goes for The Uso Splash, but Elias ducks out of the way. Elias with a Running Lariat. Elias repeatedly stomps on Jey’s chest. Elias tags in Shane. Shane thrust kicks the midsection of Jey. Shane brutally attacks the left leg of Jey. Shane applies a rear chin lock. Shane bends the left ankle of Jey. Elias and Shane are cutting the ring in half.

Elias with a leg whip. Elias tags in Bryan. Elias delivers a gut punch. Bryan with a RoundHouse Kick to the chest. Bryan wraps the injured leg of Jey around the second rope. Bryan with a Running Dropkick. Bryan goes for an Avalanche Belly to Back Suplex, but Jey blocks it. Jey sends Bryan crashing to the canvas. Elias is running interference. Bryan sends Jey crashing into the ringside barricade. Rowan levels Jey with a Body Avalanche. Rowan stands on Jey’s back. Rowan with three knee drops. Rowan follows that with a Running Splash for a two count. Rowan tags in Elias. Elias with a High Knee Strike. Elias bodyslams Jey. Elias with a knee drop for a two count. Elias talks smack to Reigns. Elias bounces Jey’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Elias tags in Shane. Shane thrust kicks the midsection of Jey. Shane shuffles around the ring. Shane drops Jey with a straight right hand. Shane stomps on Jey’s chest. Jey responds with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Reigns and Bryan are tagged in.

Reigns with two clotheslines. Bryan reverses out of the irish whip from Reigns. Reigns with a Jumping Clothesline. Reigns clears the ring. Reigns with The Never Ending Story. Reigns drops Bryan with The Big Boot. Reigns knocks Elias off the ring apron. Bryan intercepts The SuperMan Punch. Bryan tags in Rowan. Rowan clotheslines Reigns. Elias tags himself in. Rowan was not happy with that decision. Elias with forearm shivers. Elias with a Jumping Knee Strike for a two count. Rowan bodyslams Reigns. Rowan with an elbow drop for a two count. Rowan applies The Vice Grip. Reigns kicks Rowan in the chest. Rowan responds with a back elbow strike. Rowan tags in Bryan. Bryan with clubbing fickle kicks. Bryan with a RoundHouse Kick for a two count. Rowan sends Reigns chest first across the ringside barricade. Rowan rolls Reigns back into the ring. Rowan repeatedly stomps on Reigns chest. Rowan tags in Elias.

Elias with the cover for a two count. Elias with a big haymaker. Elias kicks Reigns in the chest. Elias with a Leaping Elbow Drop. Reigns is trying to build momentum. Elias drives his knee into the midsection of Reigns. Reigns hits The Samoan Drop. Jimmy and Bryan are tagged in. Jimmy with rapid fire haymakers. Bryan dives over Jimmy. Bryan ducks a clothesline from Jimmy. International SuperKick Party for a two count. Jey launches Shane over the top rope. Elias connects with The Drift Away. Jimmy SuperKicks Elias. Bryan responds with The Running Knee for a two count. Rowan HeadButts Reigns. Rowan clotheslines Reigns over the top rope. Reigns with a Flying SuperMan Punch off the steel ring steps. Bryan tags in Shane. Elias sends Reigns crashing into the steel ring steps. Shane lands The Coast To Coast to pickup the victory. After the match, The Miz storms into the ring with a steel chair. Shane runs for his life. Stereo SuperKicks to Bryan. Reigns Spears Rowan.

Winner: Shane McMahon, Elias, Daniel Bryan, and Erick Rowan via Pinfall 

Aleister Black Promo: 

Carmella, Ember Moon, and Bayley Backstage Promos: 

Third Match: The Kabuki Warriors w/Paige vs. Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville 

The Iconics joins the commentary team for this match. Asuka and Deville will start things off. Deville applies a waist lock. Asuka transitions into a wrist lock. Deville with a single leg takedown. Deville applies a side headlock. Asuka drops Deville with a Running Hip Attack. Asuka tags in Sane. Sane drops down on the canvas. Asuka kicks Deville in the ribs. Sane follows that with The Axe Kick. Asuka with a Running Bulldog. Sane wraps this sequence with a Basement Dropkick. Sane with a Flying Forearm Smash off the ring apron. Asuka delivers another Running Hip Attack. Sane unloads four open hand chops. Sane drops Rose with a Running Crossbody Block for a one count. Sane blocks a boot from Rose. Sane with a Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Deville pulls Rose out of the harms way. Rose delivers The Kiss Of Rose for a two count. Rose tags in Deville.

Following a snap mare takeover, Deville with a Sliding Knee Strike for a two count. Deville bounces Sane’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Deville tags in Rose. Rose repeatedly stomps on Sane’s chest. Rose with a BackBreaker. Rose applies a BackBreaker Hold. Rose pulls Sane down to the mat. Sane dodges The Kiss Of Rose. Sane with a double boot to the chest of Rose. Sane tags in Asuka. Asuka dropkicks Rose. Asuka with a Pop Up Knee Strike. Asuka follows that with a Release German Suplex. Asuka with a High Head Kick. Asuka gets Rose trapped in The Asuka Lock. Deville breaks the submission hold. Deville knocks Sane off the ring apron. Rose tags in Deville. Deville repeatedly kicks Asuka in the ribs. Asuka is pissed. Asuka with a Spinning Back Kick. Asuka with clubbing roundhouse kicks to the chest of Deville. Deville with a straight right hand. Deville hits The SpineBuster. Rose tags herself in. Asuka with a crucifix rollup to pickup the victory.

Winner: The Kabuki Warriors via Pinfall 

Updated 2019 Money In The Bank Match Card 

Kickoff Match: Daniel Bryan & Erick Rowan (c) vs. The Usos For The WWE SmackDown Live Tag Team Championship

1.) Tony Nese (c) vs. Ariya Daivari For The WWE Cruiserweight Championship

2.) Bayley vs. Carmella vs. Mandy Rose vs. Ember Moon vs. Alexa Bliss vs. Dana Brooke vs. Naomi vs. Natalya in The 2019 Women’s Money In The Bank Ladder Match

3.) Samoa Joe (c) vs. Rey Mysterio For The WWE United States Championship

4.) Becky Lynch (c) vs. Charlotte Flair For The WWE SmackDown Live Women’s Championship

5.) Becky Lynch (c) vs. Lacey Evans For The WWE Raw Women’s Championship

6.) Roman Reigns vs Elias

7.) Kofi Kingston (c) vs. Kevin Owens For The WWE Championship

8.) The Miz vs. Shane McMahon in a Steel Cage Match

9.) Sami Zayn vs. Ricochet vs. Drew McIntyre vs. Baron Corbin vs. Randy Orton vs. Finn Balor vs. Mustafa Ali vs. Andrade Cien Almas in The 2019 Men’s Money In The Bank Ladder Match

10.) Seth Rollins (c) vs. AJ Styles For The WWE Universal Championship

Lars Sullivan Backstage Interview: 

Kevin Owens Show with Special Guests: Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, and Sami Zayn 

Forget the introductions Kofi is already in the ring. Kofi was given an invitation to the Kevin Owens Show and here he is. On Sunday, Owens will get his chance. What about tonight? Kofi’s here on the Kevin Owens Show as a guest. Kofi goes on to introduce the host of this show. Never mind, now we have The Kofi Show. Owens is not shook right? Because he talked a big game about what he’s was going to do. Owens finally appears on the Titan-Tron. Kofi’s buddies couldn’t show up. It’s lonely at the top. Kofi’s alone for the first time in 11 years. What Kofi did at WrestleMania was a dream come true and he got to celebrate with his brothers in the New Day and his family.

Did Kofi think about what happens when the dream ends? The only reason why Kofi is the WWE Champion is because of the New Day. In reality, it all ends on Sunday when he faces the most dangerous man in the WWE. Owens narrates his own career video package. While Kofi waited 11 years, Owens made a statement on his first night by taking out the Babe Ruth of the WWE, John Cena. He didn’t wait for permission. He won championship after championship after championship. If anyone got in his way, he made sure they regretted it, including Kofi’s little buddy Xavier Woods. Kofi wants to know what does that video package prove? Kofi is tired of hearing Owens talk.

Kofi and Owens starts brawling on the ramp. Sami Zayn attacks Kofi from behind. Xavier Woods finally shows up. Owens and Woods engages in rockers punches. Owens sends Woods face first across the steel ring post. Zayn and Owens continues to double team Kofi. Owens rolls Kofi back into the ring. Does Kofi think that title is his? Owens says that he could end Kofi right now, but he’s not going to. He’s going to leave Kofi just enough to make it to Sunday. Owens goes for The Running Cannonball Strike, but Kofi ducks out of the way. Zayn is throwing haymakers at Kofi. Kofi dodges The Helluva Kick. Kofi connects with The Trouble In Paradise. Kofi barks at Owens to close the show.

Author: Josh Lopez