However, one of those teams has an injured member that isn't going to come back, anytime soon. Due to this, Bálor was subsequently removed from the Royal Rumble match. Later that night, , , Corbin, and expressed their interests in facing Lesnar at the Royal Rumble. After the match, Lesnar attacked Bálor with three and an. However, in the end, it's still worth watching.
Next, Rusev defended the United States Championship against Shinsuke Nakamura. Listen to our audio preview of the Royal Rumble from the State of Combat with Brian Campbell podcast, and be sure to subscribe at the link in the player below. That brings us to the opening of the show. There will be a kick-off pre-show first, starting at around 10pm. The next contest on the preshow was the fatal four way for the 205 cruiserweight championship. An ensuing brawl broke out between Flair and Lynch until referees separated them. In the climax, a returning appeared.
In the climax, Murphy performed on Itami to retain the title. They made Balor, really look like, he had an underdog chance of winning. Truth defeated Nakamura to win the title, which led to Rusev coming out and declaring that Truth was not worthy of the title. I just like how they focus more on the next generation of superstars, rather than bringing back the legends. The 2019 Royal Rumble event is set with this year's annual January offering emanating live from Chase Field, home of the Arizona Diamondbacks. It just had way too many over complicated Kofi spots. So despite some show-stealing moves, Banks will not become a five-time champion.
However, the lack of stage entrance was kinda lamed. Also Read: The Indian Express Horoscope of the week July 14-July 20, 2019 : Leo, professional matters are profoundly important and, even if you're not at work, you should give top priority to satisfying your own interests and fulfilling your worldly ambitions. Expect someone like Alexa Bliss or a returnee in the form of Nikki Bella to win it in her hometown. In the end, Lynch then won the women's Royal Rumble match by last eliminating Charlotte Flair. The matches resulted from scripted storylines, where wrestlers portrayed , , or to build tension and culminated in a wrestling match or series of matches. Hence, she may just digest the loss just to put over her challenger. Like the previous match, this was also decent.
Full-time wrestlers with the most Royal Rumble appearances The Miz, Kofi Kingston, Dolph Ziggler — 11 Most Royal Rumble appearances since 1988 Kane — 19 Most no. In the second match, The Bar Cesaro and Sheamus defended the SmackDown Tag Team Championship against The Miz and Shane McMahon. After an ensuing brawl, Triple H announced that Bryan would defend the title against the five at the pay-per-view inside the. Can't wait until this four horsewoman feud leads to something somewhat amazing. He will go to any extent to bring back the United States of 'Nakamerica'.
At , defeated to regain the then vacant Universal Championship, thanks in part to then-Acting Raw General Manager. Jax then received a from , a from , and an from before being eliminated by Mysterio. Be sure to catch up with all the ahead of the show, and check back in for live coverage of the event. Check out the specific start times as well as the full match card below. Instead, she will be getting ready for competing inside the Elimination Chamber for the women's tag team titles. So just maybe it was a good call to not have any shocking or surprise entrants to the Rumble matches that have not been seen in a while or with the main team.
Anyways, the main event follow this, and the Men Royal Rumble match was very entertaining. Otherwise you'll need to contact your local cable provider and pay separate fee to watch. Also eliminating The New Day or The Usos from contenders' spot was a good choice as it would have been a repetitive match. In the main event, won the men's , while won the women's Royal Rumble match after losing her match against in the opening match. On the January 15 episode, Rusev was scheduled to defend the title against Nakamura on the Royal Rumble pre-show. At Crown Jewel, Shane McMahon won the , replacing in the finals, who was deemed unable to compete due to a pre-match brawl. Bryan then pinned Styles to retain the title.
That fatty food looks like a heart attack ready to go! The following week, and qualified for the match by defeating and , respectively. Rusev's wife might return at Royal Rumble to help her husband retain his title against the mean heel from Smackdown. In addition to the traditional 30-competitor Royal Rumble matches taking place featuring the men and women on the roster with the usual WrestleMania title shot implications attached, a plethora of the company's championships will be on the line. On the December 25, 2018 episode of SmackDown, defeated to win the. Start times The Royal Rumble 2019 takes place in Phoenix Arizona today, Jan.