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

Royal Rumble 2008

|Date: January 27, 2008 |Venue: Madison Square Garden |City: New York, New York |Attendance: 20,789 |Buys: 533,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble, probably my favourite pay per view event of the year and this years edition will be one of the most unpredictable to date. The Royal Rumble match will be the jewel in the crown tonight and the line-up is the most star-studded of all time. Triple … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2008

Royal Rumble 2007

|Date: January 27, 2007 |Venue: AT&T Center |City: San Antonio, Texas |Attendance: 13,500 |Buys: 491,000 |Brand: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble, my favourite pay per view of the year, the one I always look forward to and this edition is no different. The Royal Rumble match is the jewel in the crown as always and this year all 30 men that re in the match have already been announced. … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2007

Royal Rumble 2006

|Date: January 29, 2006 |Venue: American Airlines Arena |City: Miami, Florida |Attendance: 16,000 |Buys: 550,000 |Brand: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble, my favourite match of the year and tonight will be no different. There is no clear favourite going into the match but a handful of guys worth keeping your eye on. The likes of Triple H, Shawn Michaels and the returning Rob Van Dam representing Raw and Randy Orton, … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2006

Royal Rumble 2005

| Date: January 30, 2005 | Venue: Save Mart Center | City: Fresno, California | Attendance: 12, 000 | Buys: 575, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger All The Rumbling, Minus The Dancing And Singing! The WWE Championship is set to be defended as John “Bradshaw” Layfield puts his title on the line against both Kurt Angle and The Big Show in a triple threat match. Kurt Angle had a shot at JBL on … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2005

Royal Rumble 2004

| Date: January 25, 2004 | Venue: Wachovia Center | City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | Attendance: 17, 289 | Buys: 500, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger Man do I love a Royal Rumble pay per view. John Cena is on the poster for this one and he will be involved in the Royal Rumble match. I’m going to talk about the 30 man Rumble first because let’s be honest, it’s the highlight of the … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2004

Royal Rumble 2003

| Date: January 19, 2003 | Venue: Fleet Centre | City: Boston, Massachusetts | Attendance: 15, 338 | Buyrate: 585, 000 The Royal Rumble, one of the “big 4” pay per views and this one will be a big one despite having the worst buyrate of a Royal Rumble PPV since 1998. Triple H is on the poster and that’s because he defends the World Heavyweight Championship that he won back from … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2003

Royal Rumble 2002

| Date: January 20, 2000 | Venue: Philips Arena | City: Atlanta, Georgia | Attendance: 16, 106 | Buyrate: 670, 000 30 men, one match, one winner. The stakes couldn’t be higher for this years star-studded Royal Rumble match which has bought in the highest ever buyrate for this annual event. The Royal Rumble match itself is always a popular one and this years match will feature the likes of 3 time … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2002

Royal Rumble 2001

| Date: January 21, 2001 | Venue: New Orleans Arena | City: New Orleans, Louisiana | Attendance:  17, 137 | Buyrate: 625, 000 30 men. Every man for himself. One victor. It’s the pay per view that provides the biggest match of the year signalling the beginning of the road to Wrestlemania. This years Rumble will be as big as always with some of the biggest names in the company being … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2001

Royal Rumble 2000

| Date: January 23rd, 2000 | Venue: Madison Square Garden | City: New York, New York | Attendance: 19, 231 | Buyrate: 590, 000 The Road to Wrestlemania begins. And like always, it begins at the Royal Rumble. In the main event tonight WWF Champion Triple H, who beat The Big Show on Raw a few weeks go, will defend against Cactus Jack. Cactus Jack you say? Cactus Jack indeed. On the … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2000