- The Rock will defend the WWE Championship against CM Punk in the main event of WWE Elimination Chamber next month in New Orleans, Louisiana. WWE Elimination Chamber 2013 will take place Sunday, February 17, 2013. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com. – John Cena will face the winner at Wrestlemania 29 […]
- The Rock posted the following on Twitter after winning the WWE Championship: 100 years of Heavyweight Champions.3 generations in my blood.New @wwe Champion.#MyHonor #TeamBringIt twitter.com/TheRock/status… — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) January 28, 2013 – Jim Ross posted his thoughts on Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view at this link. – WWE has announced a March 22, 2013 […]
The go-home to Royal Rumble episode of Smackdown did a 2.08 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 3,029,000 viewers on SyFy. Smackdown Ratings Archive
- Trish Stratus is the latest name to join the rumor mill as a possible inductee into the 2013 WWE Hall of Fame. As of last week there was a still a major push to get Bruno Sammartino. We have the full details here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com Premium. – Alberto Del Rio’s father, Dos Caras, was […]
Goldust worked under a per shot deal to work for the 30-man Royal Rumble match and is scheduled to work Jay Bradley at GLCW’s show on 2/14. Click here for more information.
- Adam Jones from Tool asked his girlfriend, Korin, to marry him ringside at Royal Rumble. Dot com posted video of the proposal at this link. – John Cena commented on winning the 2013 30-man Royal Rumble match in the video embedded below: [youtube id="_kwS92VXFfg" width="620" height="360"] – Dot com has several video interviews online […]
- Kevin Nash and Sean Waltman were backstage at Royal Rumble on Sunday night. Shawn Michaels left before the pay-per-view started. – Darren Young may have been injured in the 30-man Royal Rumble match as he took a bad bump after being eliminated and the “X” signal was thrown up. – Below is footage of […]
Raw Roulette returns on this week’s show from the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Announced for the show so far: Paul Heyman’s live performance evaluation by Vince McMahon New WWE Champion The Rock Royal Rumble fallout Followup to Chris Jericho/Dolph Ziggler We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play of this week’s WWE Raw Monday […]
- Paul Heyman reacts to CM Punk’s loss here on dot com. In the video, Heyman is told he’ll face Vince McMahon in a performance review live on this week’s WWE Raw. – The word coming out of Royal Rumble is that Chris Jericho has a deal that will keep him around at least until […]
- Barring a major overhaul in plans or an injury, The Rock will defend the WWE Championship at Wrestlemania 29 against John Cena. This is the direction Vince McMahon has been leaning in for months and was all but confirmed here on January 14, 2013. – Ted DiBiase was backstage at Royal Rumble as were […]
- After Royal Rumble went off the air, The Rock got on the mic. He said referee Mike Chioda told him to position himself in front of the Wrestlemania 29 sign for a camera shot. He said, “excuse me but I’m talking to Phoenix.” The crowd erupted as he thanked everyone. Rock closed by saying it […]
- Chris Jericho has had open communication with WWE since leaving last year. His name was brought up a couple of times but a deal couldn’t be reached to return. They hid him well in Phoenix so no one would know and got him out quick before it could leak. – Mark Henry was backstage […]
If you missed the Royal Rumble Pre-Show match between Antonio Cesaro and The Miz for the United States Championship, you can watch it in the video embedded below: [youtube id="N6kCmOgqmn0" width="620" height="360"]
Below are full results from the 2013 30-man Royal Rumble match: Order of Entrants: 1) Dolph Ziggler 2) Chris Jericho 3) Cody Rhodes 4) Kofi Kingston 5) Santino Marella 6) Drew McIntyre 7) Titus O’Neil 8) Goldust 9) David Otunga 10) Heath Slater 11) Sheamus 12) Tensai 13) Brodus Clay 14) Rey Mysterio 15) Darren […]
- Dustin Rhodes, working as Goldust, was a surprise entrant in the 30-man Royal Rumble match as he entered at number eight. – Santino Marella returned from a neck injury as entrant number five but was quickly eliminated by Cody Rhodes.