WWE is it sounds as if pulling out all the stops for the Royal Rumble this 12 months. Even pronouncing a large number of the entrants to the Royal Rumble forward of time, which is prone to lend a hand spice up price tag gross sales. Since the Royal Rumble is happening on the America Center in St. Louis, which is a 67,000 seat dome, they’ve a large number of tickets to promote. Speaking of which, in case you have no longer gotten tickets but, you’ll be able to nonetheless get some from TicketMaster.
The Royal Rumble has principally, all must-see fits this time round. The dream fit between Brock Lesnar and Bobby Lashley, the Shield brothers Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins going at it, and Mickey James coming into the Women’s Royal Rumble because the Impact Knockouts champion. Not to say, we’ll see Beth Phoenix again within the ring for the primary time in 10 years, tagging along with her husband and fellow hall-of-famer, Edge to tackle Miz and his spouse Maryse.
It’s certain to be a actually just right PPV, and lets nonetheless see some surprises. And most significantly, this PPV begins the Road to Wrestlemania, which is in Dallas this 12 months.
Main Event Preview
With the WWE, particularly with Royal Rumble PPV’s it’s at all times tricky to inform what the principle match is in fact going to be. But this time round, it’s surely going to be Brock Lesnar vs Bobby Lashley. A fit that lovers have sought after for lots of, a few years. Both have had a number of good fortune within the WWE, in addition to in MMA. Lesnar within the UFC and Lashley in Bellator. Surprisingly, neither were within the ring with the opposite, ahead of Day One previous this month.
At Day One, we noticed a fatal-five-way for the WWE Championship, with Brock Lesnar being added after Universal Champion Roman Reigns examined sure for COVID-19. Lesnar ended up profitable after Lashley speared him thru a barricade. Which in the end arrange this fit. Many would say this is will have to be a Wrestlemania fit, however it’s higher now than by no means.
Shield brothers go away all of it at the line for the Universal Championship
The different, arguably, major match fit is for the Universal Championship, with Roman Reigns vs Seth Rollins. This is a somewhat fascinating fit, even supposing the 2 have fought ahead of. Rollins’ championship reigns have all began from beating Reigns – together with what WWE referred to as the “heist of the century”. On most sensible of that, the 2 have been a part of one of the crucial a success factions in The Shield. WWE did go away in some hints about The Shield, together with Rollins’ knock at the door of Reigns’ workplace. Rollins even discussed the 3rd member of The Shield, no longer by means of his WWE stage-name, however by means of the call he makes use of in AEW. Which is fairly fascinating.
Mickie James enters the forbidden door, for the Women’s Royal Rumble
WWE pre-announced a large number of names for the Women’s Royal Rumble already, so there’s prone to be only a few surprises if any. But a kind of names used to be Mickie James. She used to be a part of the mass cuts that WWE did after COVID-19 began. She has since long past over to Impact (previously TNA) and is now the Impact Knockouts champ.
It’s no longer transparent but if she’ll be heading to the hoop along with her Impact Knockouts Championship identify or no longer, however it’s most likely.
This used to be beautiful fascinating for the reason that WWE hardly works with different promotions. They love to act like they don’t exist, when after all, they do. But lately they’ve discussed TNA, now Impact. And additionally bad-mouthed them a little bit, with a Kurt Angle line announcing “TNA is hiring”. So the running dating between Impact and WWE isn’t a marvel. What could be a larger marvel is seeing them do that with AEW. Which is now their largest festival, and feature taken a large number of their skill they launched over the past two years.
WWE Royal Rumble 2022 fit card
Below is the present fit card for the Royal Rumble 2022 match. It’s imaginable that some extra might be added, and a few might be reduce. As we’ve got observed prior to now, and there’s additionally nonetheless another episode of Smackdown ahead of the Royal Rumble occurs on Saturday.
- WWE Championship: Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Bobby Lashley
- Universal Championship: Roman Reigns (c) vs. Seth Rollins
- Raw Women’s Championship: Becky Lynch (c) vs. Doudrop
- 30-man Royal Rumble.
- 30-woman Royal Rumble.
- Edge and Beth Phoenix vs. Miz and Maryse.
How to observe WWE Royal Rumble 2022
In the USA, you’ll be able to watch the Royal Rumble on Peacock. It’s less expensive than the WWE Network used to be at simply $4.99 per 30 days. And in case you have Comcast or Spectrum, you’ll be able to get it free of charge. The PPV is incorporated within the value of Peacock. So it’s a no brainer to enroll in Peacock. Which you’ll be able to do right here.
Outside of the USA, you’ll have to watch WWE Royal Rumble 2022 at the WWE Network. Unfortunately, the WWE is most effective on Peacock in the USA.
What time does WWE Royal Rumble 2022 get started?
The 2022 Royal Rumble takes position on the America Center in St. Louis, Missouri on January 29. Those that don’t have a price tag, the motion will get started at 8PM ET/5PM PT.
The kickoff reveal will get started on Peacock at 7PM ET/4PM PT. The Kickoff reveal is a one-hour lengthy pre-show that can spoil down all the motion ahead of the reveal begins. It will even characteristic a fit, which we’re undecided which fit that might be at the moment. It may just probably be the Raw Women’s Championship fit between Becky Lynch and Doudrop.