Money in the Bank 2011 News Archive

Big cities, bigger triumphs for CM Punk

From Money in the Bank to Survivor Series, some of CM Punk's greatest victories in 2011 have taken place in the biggest cities in the U.S. The Straight Edge Superstar describes what motivates him to perform to his fullest potential in front of pressure-packed arenas.

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CM Punk def. John Cena (New WWE Champion)

CM Punk did it. He opened a black hole in the WWE Universe, seizing the WWE Championship in his hometown within his final hours as a contracted Superstar of Vince McMahon, embarrassing The Chairman and conquering a presumably fired John Cena, “The Champ.”

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Christian def. Randy Orton (New World Heavyweight Champion)

If at first you don’t succeed, hire a legal team … and fight dirty. That's exactly what Christian did to help him finally regain the World Heavyweight Championship from Randy Orton.

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Alberto Del Rio won the Raw Money in the Bank Ladder Match

Alberto Del Rio bested Superstars Rey Mysterio, Kofi Kingston, Alex Riley, Evan Bourne, The Miz, R-Truth and Jack Swagger to emerge victorious in the Raw Money in the Bank Ladder Match.

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Kelly Kelly def. Brie Bella

From talking trash on Twitter to building a “Bella Army,” Brie Bella thought she would easily defeat Divas Champion Kelly Kelly. But The Bella Twins should know one thing by now: Do not underestimate Kelly Kelly.

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Mark Henry def. Big Show

No one could have predicted the two Earth-shattering World’s Strongest Slams, two big splashes and brutal attack after the match on Big Show’s ankle, with a steel chair, that would help Mark Henry ensure victory against The World’s Largest Athlete at Money in the Bank.

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Daniel Bryan won the SmackDown Money in the Bank Ladder Match

Eight of SmackDown’s most gifted Superstars battled for the coveted Money in the Bank briefcase, but a tenacious Daniel Bryan was the man who walked away with the future in the palm of his hands.

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Gangster's paradise

Proud Chicagoan CM Punk made his first WWE appearance as one of WWE Champion John Cena's fellow “gangsters” at WrestleMania 22 - in the same building as Punk's final match at Money in the Bank.

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