While talking about sports betting on his personal blog, Jim Ross mentioned that the top two favorites to win the Royal Rumble are the first and last entrants. The legendary WWE commentator also stated that he would put his money on Brock Lesnar to win the event this year so that the former UFC Heavyweight Champion can go headline Wrestlemania at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas.
December 31, 2015
In one of the best matches in the history of the Royal Rumble, Brock Lesnar successfully retained the WWE Heavyweight Championship by pinning Seth Rollins after an F5. John Cena had been knocked out by a beautifully and masterfully executed Phoenix Splash from Rollins. Lesnar was made to look especially strong in the match because he came back to win after coming close to being stretched out because of a story line rib injury.
January 25, 2015
Depending on how well negotiations with the company go today, there is a chance that The Rock could end up shocking the world by winning the Royal Rumble tonight. WWE knows that they desperately need their legendary star around if they want to do big numbers in the coming weeks. The move would happen if the former world heavyweight champion agrees to work a Wrestlemania match against either John Cena or Brock Lesnar.
January 25, 2015
During recent interviews to promote his return to WWE from a serious neck injury, Daniel Bryan has been openly discussing the dream match that he hopes will take place at Wrestlemania. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he would love to work a match against Brock Lesnar. He also stated that his desire is to win the Royal Rumble and challenge for the heavyweight championship at the biggest wrestling pay per view of the year.
January 8, 2015
Those that watched Monday Night Raw this week, saw that WWE made a big change to the world heavyweight championship match at the Royal Rumble. Seth Rollins will now join Brock Lesnar and John Cena in a triple threat match. The belief is that management is making the change because the original match up was not drawing interest from fans. The Money in the Bank briefcase makes the match a bit more unpredictable.
January 6, 2015
Good news for those of you who have been complaining that Brock Lesnar does not make enough appearances in WWE. The world heavyweight champion is currently scheduled to be on Monday Night Raw next week. The belief is that he will kick start the promotions for his upcoming title match against John Cena at the Royal Rumble. Management might also have him tease a potential feud with Seth Rollins as well, in order to keep the Money in the Bank briefcase relevant.
December 9, 2014