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With a visit to the ladies’s Cash within the Financial institution ladder match on the road, Asuka defeated Becky Lynch in the principle occasion of this week’s episode of Monday Evening Uncooked to safe her spot.
Asuka is the fifth Celebrity to qualify for the match with two slots remaining.
Asuka might be joined within the ladder match by Liv Morgan and Alexa Bliss from Uncooked and Raquel Rodriguez and Lacey Evans from SmackDown.
Asuka was the winner of the 2020 MITB ladder match. Nevertheless, she did not get the chance to money in her contract as is historically performed. Lynch, who was the Uncooked girls’s champion on the time, relinquished her belt on Uncooked the night time after the pay-per-view. The ladder match was retroactively switched to a Uncooked girls’s title match, which made Asuka the winner of the vacated belt.
Incomes the Uncooked girls’s title made Asuka the second girls’s grand slam champion in WWE historical past after Bayley, having gained all 4 main girls’s championships throughout her run with the corporate. She additionally held the SmackDown and NXT girls’s titles in addition to the WWE girls’s tag staff championship.
Asuka had beforehand missed 9 months of motion whereas recovering from undisclosed accidents. She made her return in April and instantly began a rivalry with Lynch. Asuka and Lynch confronted off in opposition to Uncooked girls’s champion Bianca Belair on the Hell in a Cell PPV earlier this month in a Triple Menace match, which Belair gained to retain her title.
WWE’s Cash within the Financial institution PPV is about to start July 2.
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