This year’s WWE Money in the Bank pay-per-view is set to unfold on Saturday, July 1, and the stakes are higher than ever.
For the first time, the prestigious event will take place outside of the United States, with London’s O2 Arena serving as the battleground for WWE superstars.
Notably, the show will air exclusively on Peacock, starting at 3 p.m. Eastern due to the timezone differences’‹ for fans in the United States’‹.
WWE Money in the Bank: The Packed Match Card
The match card for Money in the Bank 2023 promises an array of thrilling bouts. Among the highlights, the World Heavyweight Championship match sees Seth Rollins going toe-to-toe with Finn Balor. Additionally, a “Bloodline Civil War” tag match will pit Roman Reigns and Solo Sikoa against The Usos.
Fans can also look forward to the Intercontinental Championship match between Gunther and Matt Riddle, while a grudge match between Cody Rhodes and Dominik Mysterio is set to settle scores’‹.
Two ladder matches will also be part of the event. In the men’s division, a face-off featuring Ricochet, Shinsuke Nakamura, LA Knight, Santos Escobar, Butch, Damian Priest, and celebrity YouTuber and boxer Logan Paul is anticipated. For the women’s division, the participants include Becky Lynch, Zelina Vega, Zoey Stark, Bayley, Iyo Sky, and Trish Stratus. The ladder matches will likely shape WWE’s championship plans for the rest of the summer’‹.
Not to be overshadowed, the women’s tag title match will present an exciting showdown featuring Ronda Rousey, Shayna Baszler, Liv Morgan, and Raquel Rodriguez’‹.
The Bloodline’s Civil War
Undoubtedly, the match with the biggest storyline is The Bloodline’s tag match. This showdown is the result of Jimmy Uso finally standing up to Reigns’ tyranny at Night of Champions, which cost “The Tribal Chief” and Sikoa the chance to win back the Undisputed WWE Tag Team Championships from Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn’‹’‹.
Logan Paul’s Return to WWE
Logan Paul, the celebrity YouTuber, podcaster, and boxer, returns to the WWE ring for his sixth pro wrestling match at Money in the Bank.
Participating in the Men’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match, Paul has a chance to challenge for any WWE title at any time over the next year should he emerge victorious’‹.
Looking Ahead to SummerSlam
Following the Money in the Bank, WWE will host its first stateside pay-per-view since WrestleMania 39 with the SummerSlam show slated for August 5. This much-anticipated event will take place at Ford Field in Detroit, marking the return of stateside pay-per-views for WWE’‹1’‹.
In summary, WWE’s Money in the Bank 2023 is poised to deliver a night of electrifying action, further solidifying its reputation as one of the most anticipated events in professional wrestling. As the storylines unfold and champions emerge, fans worldwide will undoubtedly be at the edge of their seats, eagerly anticipating what comes next.