WWE will host its 2021 Royal Rumble event this Sunday (31st January) at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.
It will be the 34th event under the Royal Rumble chronology and will feature WWE’s virtual fan viewing experience called ThunderDome.
This will also be the first Royal Rumble event since the death of Pat Patterson, who created the Royal Rumble match in 1988.
Six matches have been confirmed so far, including:
WWE Title Match
Bill Goldberg vs. Drew McIntyre (c)
Last Man Standing Match for the WWE Universal Title
Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns (c)
SmackDown Women’s Title Match
Carmella vs. Sasha Banks (c)
WWE Women’s Tag Team Titles Match
Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler vs. Charlotte Flair and RAW Women’s Champion Asuka (c)
30-Man Royal Rumble Match
Daniel Bryan, WWE United States Champion Bobby Lashley, AJ Styles, Randy Orton, Otis, The Miz, Jey Uso, Cesaro, Jeff Hardy, Shinsuke Nakamura, Sami Zayn, SmackDown Tag Team Champion Dolph Ziggler, WWE Intercontinental Champion Big E, Sheamus, John Morrison, Edge, Elias, Mustafa Ali and more..
30-Woman Royal Rumble Match
Nia Jax, WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion Charlotte Flair, Bayley, Bianca Belair, Mandy Rose, Dana Brooke, Peyton Royce, Alexa Bliss, Shayna Baszler, Liv Morgan, Ruby Riott, Tamina Snuka and more..
The event will be shown live on the WWE Network and on BT Sport Box Office 2 for £19.95.
BT TV customers can go to channel 495, Sky customers channel 494, while Virgin Media viewers can go to the On Demand section and select from Live Events.
Royal Rumble 2021 will also be streamed live online. Simply visit bt.com/sportboxoffice to purchase the event and then watch either on the website link provided or via the BT Sport Box Office app.
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