WWE’S eagerly anticipated Royal Rumble returned and once more was one of many highlights of the wrestling calendar.
The winner ensures a title shot on the Granddaddy of the All, WrestleMania on April eight.
Who received the Royal Rumble 2018?
Smackdown Reside’s Shinsuke Nakamura, who entered at No 14, received the large prize. The Japanese striker eradicated Roman Reigns within the last two.
After the match, Nakamura revealed who he needs to face at WrestleMania 34: “AJ Types!”
Order of entry
2 Finn Balor
four Baron Corbin
5 Heath Slater
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7 Andrade Almas
8 Bray Wyett
9 Big E
10 Tye Dillinger/Sami Zayne
12 Xavier Woods
13 Apollo Crews
14 Sinsuke Nakamura
16 Kofi Kingson
17 Jinder Mahal
18 – Seth Rollins
19 Matt Hardy
20 John Cena
21 Hurricane Helms
22 Aiden English
23 Adam Cole
24 Randy Orton
25 Titus O’Neil
26 The Miz
27 Rey Mysterio
28 Roman Reigns
30 Dolph Ziggler
Who eliminated who?
Rhyno (by Corbin)
Big E (Mahal)
Rusev (Wyatt, Hardy)
The Miz (Reigns)
Which WWE legends returned?
The Hurricane, who was released by WWE on February 2010 made his surprise return. Hurricane, or Gregory Helms, lasted a grand total of 27 seconds before he was released by John Cena.
He was joined by Rey Mysterio, who left the company in 2015, made a huge return in noticeably bulkier shape too.
NXT stars Adam Cole and champ Andrade ‘Cien’ Almas also looked great in the battle royale.
When was the Royal Rumble?
2018’s Royal Rumble takes place on January 29.
The Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia hosted the event.