The Usos Dethrone The Mysterios, Win SmackDown Tag Titles At WWE Money in the Bank
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The Tribe reigns supreme, as Jimmy and Jey Uso have recaptured the WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship.
At WWE Money in the Bank, Rey and Dominik Mysterios defended the titles against The Usos. Jimmy and Jey Uso had momentum in their corner after Jey pinned Rey in a six-man tag match on the past week’s episode of WWE SmackDown. Before the match on Sunday, the champions came to the ring with a special entrance that utilized on-screen graphics.
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Rey and Dominik controlled the bout early on, but the Usos quickly took control by isolating the former world champion. Eventually, Dominik tagged in and gained the upper hand with a springboard moonsault for a two count.But when he went for a dive to the outside, The Usos caught him and slammed him into the barricade.
.@DomMysterio35 is FEELING the love from the WWE Universe, but will the experience of the @WWEUsos get the best of him with the #SmackDown Tag Team Titles on the line??? #MITB @reymysterio pic.twitter.com/YTXcddEEvw
— WWE (@WWE) July 18, 2021
Later in the bout, Rey cleared house with a hot tag, but Jimmy fired back with an emphatic Samoan Drop. Jimmy then stopped Rey from hitting the 619, but the elder Mysterio still kicked out after an Uso Splash. Still, The Usos teamed up to pin Rey and take the titles. As a result, Jimmy and Jey won their seventh championship together.