The thirty-third WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view will be held later this month. It will mark the beginning of the road to WrestleMania 36 as the winners of the Royal Rumble matches will get the opportunity to fight for a World Championship in the grandest stage of sport entertainment.
Following matches have been already confirmed for this year's Royal Rumble event:
|1||Brock Lesnar vs Ricochet vs Roman Reigns vs Randy Orton vs AJ Styles vs Rey Mysterio vs Erick Rowan vs Drew McIntyre vs TBA||30-man Royal Rumble match for a World Championship match at WrestleMania 36|
|2||Charlotte Flair vs TBA||30-woman Royal Rumble match for a Women's Championship match at WrestleMania 36|
|3||The Fiend(c) vs Daniel Bryan||Strap match for the WWE Universal Championship|
|4||Becky Lynch(c) vs Asuka||Singles match for RAW Women's Championship|
|5||Roman Reigns vs King Corbin||Falls Count Anywhere match|
|6||Bayley(c) vs Lacey Evans||Singles match for the SmackDown Women's Championship|
|7||Shorty G vs Sheamus||Singles match|
This year's WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view will be held at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas on 26th January, 2020.
The event will air live from 7 PM (EST) with a two-hour kickoff show preceding the event.
While we wait for this year's pay-per-view, let's recap what went down last year at WWE Royal Rumble
|1||2019 Men's Royal Rumble match||30-man Royal Rumble match for a world championship match at WrestleMania 35||Seth Rollins won by last eliminating Braun Strowman|
|2||2019 Women's Royal Rumble match||30-woman Royal Rumble match for a women's championship match at WrestleMania 35||Becky Lynch won by last eliminating Charlotte Flair|
|3||Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Finn Balor||Singles match for the WWE Universal Championship||Brock Lesnar defeated Finn Balor|
|4||Daniel Bryan (c) vs. AJ Styles||Singles match for the WWE Championship||Daniel Bryan defeated AJ Styles|
|5||Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Sasha Banks||Singles match for the RAW Women's Championship||Ronda Rousey defeated Sasha Banks|
|6||Asuka (c) vs. Becky Lynch||Singles match for the SmackDown Women's Championship||Asuka defeated Becky Lynch|
|7||The Bar (Cesaro and Sheamus) (c) vs. The Miz and Shane McMahon||Tag team match for the SmackDown Tag Team Championships||The Miz and Shane McMahon defeated The Bar|
|8(P)||Buddy Murphy (c) vs. Akira Tozawa vs. Kalisto vs. Hideo Itami||Fatal four-way match for the WWE Cruiserweight Championship||Buddy Murphy defeated Akira Tozawa, Kalisto and Hideo Itami|
|9(P)||Rusev(c) vs Shinsuke Nakamura||Singles match for the WWE United States Championship||Shinsuke Nakamura defeated Rusev|
|10(P)||Bobby Roode and Chad Gable vs Scott Dawson and Rezar||Tag Team match. If Dawson and Rezar wins, both The Revival and AOP would receive RAW Tag Team Championship matches||Bobby Roode and Chad Gable defeated Rezar and Scott Dawson|