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WWE News: Early betting odds for the Royal Rumble Matches 

Johny Payne
7.32K   //    24 Dec 2017, 21:12 IST

John Cena favored to win the 2018 Royal Rumble
John Cena favoured to win the 2018 Royal Rumble

The early betting odds for the two Royal Rumble matches that are set to take place at WWE’s Royal Rumble PPV next month have been revealed.

Per several leading betting websites, Ronda Rousey is the favourite to win the inaugural WWE Women’s Royal Rumble Match.

Additionally, John Cena is the favourite to win the Men’s Royal Rumble matchup at the PPV next month.

As we’d previously reported, the vast majority of professional wrestling industry insiders believe that the WWE has big things planned for the 2018 Royal Rumble PPV.

Accordingly, WWE executive Stephanie McMahon announced that the WWE will organize a first-ever All- Women’s Royal Rumble Match at the event which kick-starts WWE’s PPV schedule for the 2018 calendar year.

Here are the odds for the inaugural WWE Women’s Royal Rumble match:

Ronda Rousey -111

Asuka +200

Nia Jax +500

Becky Lynch +750

Paige +750

Nikki Bella +1000

Bayley +1200

Charlotte Flair +1200

Ruby Riott +1200

Sasha Banks +1200

Alexa Bliss +1500

Carmella +1500

Shayna Baszler +2000

Stephanie McMahon +2000

Marina Shafir at +5000

AJ Lee at +6600

James Ellsworth at +10000.

Furthermore, here are the betting odds for the Men’s Royal Rumble matchup:

John Cena 5/2

Roman Reigns 3/1

Shinsuke Nakamura 7/2

AJ Styles 4/1

Bobby Roode 8/1

Seth Rollins 8/1

Braun Strowman 10/1

Samoa Joe 12/1

Finn Balor 14/1

Brock Lesnar 16/1

Kevin Owens 16/1

Randy Orton 16/1

Sami Zayn 16/1

Bray Wyatt 20/1

Dean Ambrose 25/1

Baron Corbin 28/1

Jeff Hardy 28/1

Kenny Omega 28/1

Matt Hardy 28/1

Rusev 28/1

The Miz 28/1

Chris Jericho, Goldberg & HHH at 33/1

Undertaker at 40/1

CM Punk, Kurt Angle & Daniel Bryan at 50/1

Batista, Shawn Michaels & The Rock at 80/1

Hulk Hogan, Steve Austin, Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Shaq & Vin Diesel at 100/1

The WWE’s Royal Rumble PPV is set to take place at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on January 28th.

The Royal Rumble sets the WWE Universe forth on the Road To Wrestlemania—undisputedly regarded as the most entertaining time of the year for WWE fans the world over.

As is tradition, fans can expect a number of surprise entrants in the Royal Rumble—both the Men’s and Women’s versions. Presently, UFC/MMA icon Ronda Rousey and WWE legend John Cena are being favoured by the odds-makers to win the two Royal Rumble matches.     

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