The 27th WWE Royal Rumble event is one of those shows that is memorable for a few reasons and they aren’t necessarily good reasons.
The 22nd Royal Rumble started a 2009 calendar year that wasn’t an amazing one for WWE.
The 21st Royal Rumble came to us from Madison Square Garden in New York City.
The 20th Royal Rumble occurred in San Antonio, Texas – the hometown of arguably WWE’s best wrestler ever: Shawn Michaels.
The 19th annual WWE Royal Rumble took place a few months after the shocking death of Eddie Guerrero in November 2005.
The 2005 Royal Rumble event came at a time when WWE was really moving forward in terms of pushing new talent.
The first WWE pay-per-view in 2004 was the Royal Rumble, which was the 17th year for the Royal Rumble event.
The 16th Royal Rumble was the first one under the World Wrestling Entertainment name after WWE changed their name from the World Wrestling Federation in May 2002.
The 15th Royal Rumble was the last one under the World Wrestling Federation name as the company would officially become World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in May 2002.
The 14th Royal Rumble came at a time when WWE was at its absolute best, in my humble opinion.