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WWE Money In The Bank 2011 Preview: CM Punk's night in the spotlight

With six matches announced, four of which should be very good to excellent, tonight's WWE Money In The Bank PPV looks like a hell of a show on paper regardless of how the main event angle goes down.  That main event angle could be what takes this from a good show to a great show or from a great show to a classic show.  Let's take a look at the card (I'm going from least to most hyped, not any idea what I think the match order will be), which Kaleb will be liveblogging as it happens starting at 8 PM Eastern Time:

1. Divas' Title: Kelly Kelly (c) vs Brie Bella - This will probably be placed in the heat killer/cooldown/whatever spot as usual.  I would guess that where exactly that is depends on the booking of the rest of the card, but I would suspect it to be after a Money In The Bank match or Orton vs Christian.  I'm not sure if anyone really cares what happens here but I would expect Kelly to retain.

2. The Big Show vs Mark Henry - They've done a tremendous job building up Henry as a killer for this match.  If they keep it short and play to their strengths as performers, this could be a fun brawl.  Henry is on a roll and needs the win.

3. Smackdown Money In The Bank Ladder Match: Kane vs. Sin Cara vs. Daniel Bryan vs. Wade Barrett vs. Cody Rhodes vs. Justin Gabriel vs. Heath Slater vs. Sheamus - Anyone other than Sheamus winning would be a huge surprise.  He needs to get back into the top mix and this should be his ticket there.  Kane got his token run last year and nobody else is a good fit right now.  Barrett is the closest to a realistic second choice but that ship has sailed.  Should be a very good or better ladder match, with Sin Cara, Bryan, Gabriel, and Sheamus shining.

4. Raw Money In The Bank Ladder Match: Rey Mysterio vs. Alberto Del Rio vs. Kofi Kingston vs. Alex Riley vs. R-Truth vs. The Miz vs. Evan Bourne vs. Jack Swagger - Del Rio makes the most sense to win.  Like Sheamus, he needs it, plus he's the best fit for the expected main event angle.  Riley has been catching on and would make sense in a few scenarios.  The rest only fit as fodder for Punk if he beats the winner after beating Cena.

5. World Heavyweight Championship, Orton loses the title if he gets disqualified or the referee makes a bad call: Randy Orton (c) vs Christian - Smackdown is short on heels and this feud is getting stale so a heel champion makes sense, especially with the stipulations.  Christian wins one way or another.  This should be their usual very good to great match.

6. WWE Championship, Cena is fired if Punk leaves Chicago as champion: John Cena (c) vs CM Punk - The most obvious scenario is Punk winning the title and losing it to the MITB winner, possibly at the behest of Vince McMahon.  They may not do it because so many people have figured it out, but it's been blatantly teased.  Various other similar scenarios would also make sense.  In the end, I think Punk is absolutely winning the title and we get a big angle from there.  While I don't think it's likely, with Cena reportedly being very banged up I wouldn't be absolutely shocked if Punk left as champion and they do a huge surprise summer program from there.  They're going in to this with the idea of having the Match of the Year so I'd expect a tremendous match.

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