Royal Rumble 2018

|Date: January 28, 2018|Venue: Wells Fargo Center |City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|Attendance: 17,629|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, it’s very stylistic and there’s a lot of emphasis on there being more Rumble than ever with the addition of the first ever Women’s Royal Rumble match. Tom Phillips welcomes us to the 31st annual Royal Rumble event. AJ Styles (c) vs. … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2018

Royal Rumble 2017

|Date: January 29, 2017|Venue: Alamodome |City: San Antonio, Texas|Attendance: 52,020|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, firstly showing some classic Royal Rumble moments before hyping up the Kevin Owens and Romans Reigns match, Charlotte and Bayley and then AJ Styles and John Cena. Michael Cole welcomes us to the Alamo Dome in San Antonio! Charlotte (c) vs. Bayley – … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2017

Royal Rumble 2016

|Date: January 24, 2016|Venue: Amway Center |City: Orlando, Florida|Attendance: 15,170 |Buys: 91,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show begins with a limo pulling up in the car park. Vince and Stephanie get out and they are quickly accosted by Jojo. Vince says that Roman Reigns has the chance to make history tonight and win the Royal Rumble match. A video package then plays hyping up the … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2016

Royal Rumble 2015

|Date: January 25, 2015|Venue: Wells Fargo Center |City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|Attendance: 17,164 |Buys: 145,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble, a historical successful pay per view headlined by the Royal Rumble match. There have been a few names already announced for the match which include the likes of Roman Reigns, Daniel Bryan, Bray Wyatt, Rusev, The Miz, Ryback, Dolph Ziggler, The Big Show and Dean Ambrose. … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2015

Royal Rumble 2014

|Date: January 26, 2014 |Venue: Consol Energy Center |City: Pittsburgh, Pennslyvania |Attendance: 15,715 |Buys: 467,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger My favourite event of the year is always the January spectacular, The Royal Rumble. The show is always main evented by the Royal Rumble match itself. 30 men battle for the chance to main event Wrestlemania. There haven’t been many participants announced for this years match but we do know Batista is returning to the … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2014

Royal Rumble 2013

|Date: January 27, 2013 |Venue: US Airways Center |City: Phoenix, Arizona |Attendance: 15,103 |Buys: 579,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Finally…..The Rock makes his return and his first WWE Championship match in a long long time. On July 23, 2012 The Rock made the announcement that he would challenge for the WWE Championship at the Royal Rumble whoever the champion is. Well CM Punk has hung on to the title for well over a year … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2013

Royal Rumble 2012

|Date: January 29, 2012 |Venue: Scotttrade Center |City: At Louis, Missouri |Attendance: 18,121 |Buys: 443,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble returns for the 25th year, it’s my favourite pay per view of the year and as always, I cannot wait for the Royal Rumble match itself. It’s back down to 30 participants (from the 40 that were in it last year) and we know a few of the participants such … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2012

Royal Rumble 2011

|Date: January 30, 2011 |Venue: TD Garden |City: Boston, Massachusetts |Attendance: 15,113 |Buys: 446,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Biggest Royal Rumble In History! This years edition will feature forty men (presumably men) in what is the biggest Royal Rumble match in history, up from 30. It’s actually double the size of the first Royal Rumble match back in 1988. Pretty much the entire roster will feature and there are plenty … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2011

Royal Rumble 2010

|Date: January 31, 2010 |Venue: Philips Arena |City: Atlanta, Georgia |Attendance: 16,697 |Buys: 462,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble, probably my favourite pay per view of the year. And this one has me more excited than usual. The Royal Rumble match is the headline event and this one is pretty unpredictable. I’m pretty sure it’ll be Shawn Michaels to win the Royal Rumble match and go on to … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2010

Royal Rumble 2009

|Date: January 25, 2009 |Venue: Joe Louis Arena |City: Detroit, Michigan |Attendance: 16,685 |Buys: 450,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble event is always one I look forward to and this one is no different. Interestingly it has the lowest amount of buys for a Royal Rumble event since 1998. Jeff Hardy, the WWE Champion will be defending his title for the first time and it’ll be against the … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2009