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Money in the Bank (2017)
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Information
Promotion WWE
Brand SmackDown
Date June 18, 2017
Venue Scottrade Center
City St. Louis, MO
Pay-per-view chronology
WrestleWar (2017) Money in the Bank
(2017)
Bad Blood (2017)
Money in the Bank chronology
Money in the Bank (2016) Money in the Bank (2017)

Money in the Bank (2017) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) event produced by WWE for the SmackDown brand. It took place on June 18, 2017 at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. It was the eighth event under the Money in the Bank chronology.

Seven matches were contested at the event. In the main event Kenny Omega defeated Kazuchika Okada to retain the WWE Championship in a match that lasted 74 minutes the longest singles match in the WWE since 1964. The Money in the Bank contracts were won by Emma and Bray Wyatt both were competing in the ladder match for the first time, Wyatt also won the inaugural WWE Six-Man Tag Team Championship as part of The Wyatt Family.

Also on the card Hiroshi Tanahashi defeated Shinsuke Nakamura to retain the WWE United States Championship in the WWE's first ever three-out-of-five falls match. The Hardy Boyz also successfully defended their World Tag Team Championship against The Young Bucks and Asuka also successfully defended her Global Championship against Naomi, this meant all titles defended on the show were successfully defended.

The event saw 1.3 million buys thus becoming the highest bought WWE pay-per-view of all-time.

Background

WWE Six-Man Tag Team Championship tournament

First round
SmackDown May 30/June 6
Semifinals
SmackDown June 13
Final
Money in the Bank
         
The New Day
(Big E, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods)
Pin
The Shield
(Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins)
11:26
The New Day Pin
SAnitY 13:30
Bullet Club
(AJ Styles, Karl Anderson, Luke Gallows)
Pin
SAnitY
(Eric Young, Big Damo, Alexander Wolfe)
13:30
The New Day Pin
The Wyatt Family 14:55
The Elite
(Kenny Omega, Nick Jackson, Matt Jackson)
Pin
Cesaro/Rusev/Samoa Joe 9:57
The Elite Pin
The Wyatt Family 17:40
Okada/Nakamura/Tanahashi Pin
The Wyatt Family
(Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper, Erick Rowan)
15:53

Matches

No. Results Stipulations Times
1 Emma defeated Billie Kay, Peyton Royce, Taya Valkyrie, Melissa and Candice LeRae Money in the Bank ladder match for a WWE Global Championship match contract 20:16
2 The Wyatt Family (Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper and Erick Rowan) defeated The New Day (Big E, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods) Six-man tag team match to crown the inaugural WWE Six-Man Tag Team Championship 14:55
3 The Hardy Boyz (Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy) (c) (with Reby Sky) defeated The Young Bucks (Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson) Tag team match for the World Tag Team Championship 21:06
4 Hiroshi Tanahashi (c) defeated Shinsuke Nakamura 3–2 Three-out-of-five falls match for the WWE United States Championship 54:55
5 Bray Wyatt defeated Cesaro, Samoa Joe, Rusev, Abyss and Tyler Breeze Money in the Bank ladder match for a WWE Championship match contract 20:44
6 Asuka (c) defeated Naomi Singles match for the WWE Global Championship 13:25
7 Kenny Omega (c) defeated Kazuchika Okada Singles match for the WWE Championship 1:14:21
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match