WWE Royal Rumble 2017 Match List will provide you the full list of the matches that is going to be played in the WWE Royal Rumble 2017. WWE Royal Rumble 2017 will take place on January 29, 2017, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. This is the 30th event of the most popular Royal Rumble. The event is also the second Royal Rumble to be held in the Alamodome, after 1997, and the fourth to be held in the state of Texas. The Event includes several title matches from both WWE Raw and Smackdown and also the 30 Superstars Royal Rumble match in the main Event.
The most awaited WWE event of the air is a month away the excitement is building up as many great superstars have made their mark in previous events. On one hand, Goldberg has decided to step in into the main 30 superstars Royal Rumble event, while the rumors are building up which states that The Phenom undertaker can also be a part of The main Royal Rumble event.
1. WWE Universal Champion Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns.
The First match of the 2017 Royal Rumble is being decided and it is between Kevin Owens and Roman Reigns. Here Roman Reigns have an opportunity to dethrone Kevin Owens. In this match, the difference this time is that the Superstar responsible for denying Reigns victory against Owens. The Kevin Owen’s friend Chris Jericho will now be trapped in 20 feet above the ring in a locked shark cage. This stipulation is introduced by Raw General Manager Mick Foley will favor Roman Reigns as Chris Jericho will not be able to help his best friend and defending champion Kevin Owens.
2. The 2017 Royal Rumble Match
As we all know the most dominant superstars The Goldberg, Beast Brock Lesnar and the Undertaker have made their entries in the 30 superstars 2017 Royal Rumble Match.
Thirty Superstars from Raw and SmackDown LIVE will compete in the annual over-the-top-rope match. The winner will get an opportunity to battle for championship glory in the main event of WrestleMania. Let’s see who wins this Royal match of the year.
3. John Cena vs. WWE Champion AJ Styles
The fire of the Royal Rumble is heating up as John Cena is all set to face the defending AJ Styles for his 16th World Title chase. It would be Phenomenal to see whether John Cena dethrones AJ Styles at Alamodome. Where AJ Styles made his WWE debut a year earlier or the Cenation Leader would have to wait.
4. Charlotte (c) vs. Bayley
Another match for the insane event Royal Rumble 2017 is being decided. The match will be for Raw Women’s Championship in which the reigning champion Charlotte will face Bayley. With the last year’s success, Charlotte was honored for the first WWE Women’s Champion. For capturing the Raw Women’s Title three times and staying undefeated in singles matches on pay-per-view. Let’s see whether Charlotte will continue here journey of success or else we will be seeing new Raw Women’s Champion.
5. WWE Cruiserweight Champion Rich Swann vs. Neville
Yet another match for Royal Rumble 2017 goes official. The match between the massive superstar, where Neville has an opportunity to officially claim his title of The King of the Cruiserweights when he challenges Rich Swann for the Cruiserweight Championship.
6. Raw Tag Team Champions Cesaro & Sheamus vs. Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows
On Sunday 29th the match for the tag team championship will feature two referees. Due to the last match between the superstars in which Sheamus accidentally clobbered referee and at last moment another referee has to come for three-count. As a result, this stipulation was introduced by the officials so as to control the match.
7. Alexa Bliss, Mickie James & Natalya vs. Becky Lynch, Nikki Bella & Naomi
In this Royal Rumble event, the stage is set to go on fire. When the six hotties from WWE will step in the ring altogether in Six-Woman Tag Team Match. It will be interesting to see the match between these wild cats in the most awaited WWE Event of the year.
8. Sasha Banks vs. Nia Jax
The Kickoff match of the Royal Rumble Event will be between Sasha Banks who will go one on one against Nia Jax. Stay tuned for the main event which will be airing Live on this Sunday, Jan. 29, at 5 ET/2 PT on the WWE Network.