WWE Royal Rumble 2021 Line-Up & Announcements
One of the biggest events on the WWE calendar goes down tomorrow! At 11am (Sydney Time) Monday the 1st of February, it's the Royal Rumble. Here is the card as it currently stands:
Men's 30 Man Royal Rumble Match
Raw: Randy Orton, AJ Styles, Bobby Lashley, The Miz, Jeff Hardy, John Morrison, Sheamus, Mustafa Ali, Edge.
Smackdown: Daniel Bryan, Otis, Jey Uso, Cesaro, Sami Zayn, Dolph Ziggler, Shinsuke Nakamura, Big E, King Corbin, Rey Mysterio, Dominick Mysterio & Braun Strowman*. *Although listed as a Raw Superstar, Strowman returned to WWE on this past week's Smackdown, indicating a quiet brand switch.
Women's 30 Woman Royal Rumble Match
Raw: Nia Jax, Charlotte Flair, Mandy Rose, Dana Brooke, Peyton Royce, Alexa Bliss & Shayna Baszler.
Smackdown: Bianca Belair, Bayley, Liv Morgan, Ruby Riott, Tamina, Natalya.
Drew McIntyre (c) vs. Goldberg
WWE Universal Championship- Last Man Standing
Roman Reigns (c) (w/ Paul Heyman) vs. Kevin Owens
WWE Women's Tag Team Championship
Asuka & Charlotte Flair (c) vs. Shayna Baszler & Nia Jax
Smackdown Women's Championship
Sasha Banks (c) vs. Carmella
In addition, WWE Backstage have made some announcements regarding entry spots in the Rumble matches. If you would not like to know, obviously SPOILERS follow here:
In the Men's Royal Rumble, #1 will be Randy Orton. #2 will be Edge.
In the Women's Royal Rumble, #30 will be Natalya.
By Mick Robson