Welcome to WWE Money in the Bank 2016 results, part three! On this latest article are the results for the final part of the Money in the Bank pay-per-view. Included matches are the anticipated Money in the Bank ladder match as well as Seth Rollins challenging Roman Reigns for the WWE World Heavyweight title. Get the latest match-by-match results and highlights for the pay-per-view below!
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Dean Ambrose won the Money in the Bank Ladder Match. Early on, the action broke down with just about everyone going to the outside. At one point, Jericho grabbed a ladder and began to bring it into the ring but Cesaro caught him off with a big forearm. Later in the ring, Del Rio took control against Zayn but then slipped outside the ropes on a charge. Zayn got a huge dive over the top rope to take out three other men. Cole noted during commentary that Kane has appeared in the most ladder matches with seven.
Jericho gained control and used the ladder as a weapon multiple times on Cesaro and Ambrose. He kept closing the ladder on Ambrose in retaliation for the tacks he got stuck in his back. Del Rio came in to hit Jericho and then set up a ladder on the top rope of the corner. He tried to whip Cesaro face-first into it, but Cesaro uppercutted him and then hit uppercuts from corner to corner on Jericho, Ambrose and Del Rio. Owens came in to finally interrupt the uppercut train and then threw Cesaro face first into the ladder on the corner. Owens hit multiple cannonballs on Jericho, Ambrose and Del Rio, but this time Zayn came in and grabbed Owens to throw him back into the ropes with Jericho. Zayn hit a huge boot on KO and Jericho in the corner then went out to bring another ladder in the ring.
At one point, Zayn was in control and was able to slam Owens on a ladder set up open sideways. Later, Zayn had multiple ladders set up in the ring and was starting to climb one, but other competitors got involved. Eventually all six guys were on the ladders, with two set up across from the ropes to the ladder set up in the middle of the ring. Owens, Jericho, Zayn and Ambrose fought on the ladder trying to grab the briefcase. Cesaro set up a second ladder and climbed that one to try to the reach the case, with Del Rio trying to go up the other side. The briefcase started to swing and then the ladder with Del Rio and Cesaro fell over with Cesaro getting crotched and Del Rio falling to the outside floor.
Sami Zayn became the only guy on the ladder in the middle but Jericho was able to punch him down. Ambrose came over to grab Jericho’s leg. Moments later, Kevin Owens with a power bomb of Zayn onto a ladder set up from the ropes to the other ladder standing up. Owens climbed the ladder towards the case with Ambrose going up the other side to fight him for it. They fought through the rungs and Owens fell off the ladder onto the one that had been set up on the ropes. Ambrose climbed up a bit more and finally unlatched the briefcase for the win.
Rusev defeated Titus O’Neil via submission to retain the United States Championship. Lana was ringside and introduced Rusev ahead of the match. Titus was out next and shared a moment with his two sons who were ringside. In the closing moments of the match, Titus hit a pump handle slam for the near fall. Moments later, it was Rusev delivering kicks to Titus and then locking the Accolade on him to make him tap. Post-match, Rusev got on the mic and went near Titus’ children telling them their father is a loser, “Happy Father’s Day.”
Seth Rollins defeated Roman Reigns via pinfall to become new WWE World Heavyweight Champion. Reigns had a Spear attempt late but Rollins jumped on him mid-air to hit a Pedigree for a near fall. Rollins was shocked by the result, but moments later was able to get Reigns up and hit the Pedigree for the big pinfall win to become new champion. Rollins celebrated in the ring as the ref held up his arm and he clutched at the championship belt. Suddenly, his music was interrupted as Dean Ambrose’s entrance theme music came on. Rollins backed up and looked up the ramp, waiting on Ambrose to come out. Instead, Ambrose snuck into the ring from behind and as Rollins turned, Ambrose smashed him in the face with the MITB briefcase to knock him down.
Dean Ambrose defeated Seth Rollins via pinfall to become new WWE World Heavyweight Champion. Ambrose slid to the outside and stared at the ref then shoved the briefcase to him and declared his intent. The ref went over and told Lillian of the match and she announced it. Ambrose got back in the ring as Rollins got up near the ropes, staggering. The ref finally called for the bell and Ambrose grabbed Rollins, hit Dirty Deeds and collected the quick winning pinfall. Ambrose is the new champion. He posed with his arms raised as the ref held up his arm and the fans celebrated the big win. JBL criticized the fact that “this lunatic is now champion” as MITB eventually signed off.