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 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 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 99

| Date: January 24, 1999 | Venue: Arrowhead Pond Of Anaheim | City: Anaheim, California | Attendance: 14, 816 | Buyrate: 650, 000 No Chance In Hell. That’s what Vince McMahon is giving “Stone Cold” Steve Austin to win the Royal Rumble tonight. And there will be plenty of people watching as this event has the biggest Royal Rumble buyrate so far and the second biggest of all time. The build for … Continue reading Royal Rumble 99

Stat Pack Vol 14

70 PPVs in the bag, all reviewed, all ranked and all ripped apart for statistics. So welcome everybody to the 14th instalment of stat pack. In this blog expect to see stats such as every PPV ranked, all wrestler stats such as most matches, wins, most tag team wins, highest managerial win percentage, best matches and much much more. Since the last Stat Pack, Bret … Continue reading Stat Pack Vol 14