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One Big Thing: Carmella Reflects on Controversial Money in the Bank Wi

The Infamous Match

Carmella recently shared her thoughts on the controversial 2017 Women’s Money in the Bank ladder match, where James Ellsworth interfered and retrieved the briefcase for her. Key points:

  • Carmella loved the idea of Ellsworth’s involvement, knowing it would generate buzz
  • Originally, Becky Lynch was slated to win the match
  • Plans changed on the day of the event, surprising Carmella

The Aftermath

Following the match, WWE decided to hold another ladder match due to Ellsworth’s interference. However, Carmella’s promo on the following “SmackDown” changed minds backstage, leading to her winning the second match as well.

Why It Matters

Carmella’s Money in the Bank win and subsequent 287-day reign with the contract, the longest in history, solidified her as a major player in the women’s division. Her eventual cash-in on Charlotte Flair made her the “WWE SmackDown” Women’s Champion, a significant milestone in her career.

This story highlights the unpredictable nature of professional wrestling and how last-minute decisions can greatly impact a performer’s trajectory. It also showcases the importance of seizing opportunities and making the most of unexpected chances.

What do you think about Carmella’s Money in the Bank win and the controversy surrounding it? Leave a comment below!

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