Randy Orton wins the Royal Rumble 2017 Highlights, Videos & Photos : WWE Royal Rumble 2017 results: Randy Orton wins, John Cena earns 16th title.
Randy Orton wins the Royal Rumble 2017 Highlights, Videos & Photos
WWE Royal Rumble 2017 results : This was the 30th edition of Royal Rumble, which is fitting. The first Royal Rumble was a televised cable event in 1988, featuring a 20-man over-the-top-rope Rumble. It became a PPV with a 30-man match the year after. In 1992, the match was for the vacated WWF Championship. After that, it became a match for a guaranteed WrestleMania title shot. That is, except for 2016, where the WWE World Heavyweight Championship was on the line.
Living legends Brock Lesnar, Goldberg and The Undertaker are all part of the annual event promising glory on the grandest stage. The 30th annual Royal Rumble event was hosted with a record-breaking crowd over 65000 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.
WWE Royal Rumble 2017 results
The WWE icons will be joined by the best of the new generation including Dean Ambrose, Bray Wyatt, Sami Zayn, Baron Corbin and Braun Strowman.
The Raw and SmackDown men’s world titles are up for grabs, as Roman Reigns challenges Kevin Owens and John Cena tries to dethrone AJ Styles.
Charlotte defends her Raw Women’s Championship against Bayley and Neville looks to claim Rich Swann’s Cruiserweight Championship.
WWE Royal Rumble 2017: Full results with video highlights :
Brock Lesnar made his entrance at number 26 to get eliminated at the hands of Goldberg who entered at number 28. Undertaker appeared at number 29 to eliminate the Myth. Roman Reigns entered the fray at number 30 to eliminate Undertaker. It came down to Randy Orton and Reigns at the last. Randy hit an RKO to eliminate Reigns and won the Rumble.
|Order of entry||Order of Elimination||Eliminated by|
|1||Big Cass||Jack Gallagher||Mark Henry|
|2||Chris Jericho||Mojo Rawley||Braun Strowman|
|3||Kalisto*||Big Cass||Braun Strowman|
|4||Mojo Rawley||Kalisto||Braun Strowman|
|5||Jack Gallagher*||Mark Henry||Braun Strowman|
|6||Mark Henry*||Big Show||Braun Strowman|
|7||Braun Strowman||James Ellsworth||Braun Strowman|
|8||Sami Zayn||Tye Dillinger||Braun Strowman (7)|
|9||Big Show||Braun Strowman||Baron Corbin|
|10||Tye Dillinger*||Xavier Woods||Cesaro & Sheamus|
|11||James Ellsworth*||Big E||Cesaro & Sheamus|
|12||Dean Ambrose||Kofi Kingston||Cesaro & Sheamus (3)|
|13||Baron Corbin||Sheamus||Chris Jericho|
|14||Kofi Kingston||Cesaro||Chris Jericho (2)|
|15||The Miz||Apollo Crews||Luke Harper|
|16||Sheamus||Dean Ambrose||Brock Lesnar|
|17||Big E||Dolph Ziggler||Brock Lesnar|
|18||Rusev||Enzo Amore||Brock Lesnar (3)|
|21||Bray Wyatt||Baron Corbin||The Undertaker|
|22||Apollo Crews*||Luke Harper||Goldberg (3)|
|23||Randy Orton||Goldberg||The Undertaker|
|24||Dolph Ziggler||The Miz||The Undertaker|
|25||Luke Harper||Sami Zayn||The Undertaker (4)|
|26||Brock Lesnar||The Undertaker||Roman Reigns|
|27||Enzo Amore*||Chris Jericho||Roman Reigns|
|28||Goldberg||Bray Wyatt||Roman Reigns (3)|
|29||The Undertaker||Roman Reigns||Randy Orton|
|* Unannounced / surprise entrant|