"For the record, Batista's a sweet guy with an incredible story of perseverance and hard work. He's one of the good guys."
- former WWE star Zach Gowen defending Batista
The record for most elimination in the Royal Rumble belongs to Kane, who once took out eleven performers. There are talks that Roman Reigns could be given the distinction of beating that tonight at Royal Rumble 2014. He is expected to be pushed heavily during the match.
Jim Neidhart set a shot put record for California high schools that stood firm for twelve years before someone else broke it.
While Matt Morgan has stated that he is leaving the professional wrestling industry, he is still working a show for the NWA later this month. He is defending the Florida title against former Nexus member and WWE star Michael Tarver in Tampa.
While he was negotiating with both WWE and TNA, Matt Morgan has decided to leave the professional wrestling business for the time being. He is said to be taking on the job of regional manager for a big time medical device company, which supposedly pays more than wrestling.
Through Twitter, Matt Morgan revealed that he and his wife welcomed their first born child into the world earlier today. The former WWE and TNA star also revealed that the baby is named Jackson Morgan.
On the April 21, 2005 episode of Smackdown, Zack Ryder made his debut in a match against Matt Morgan.
Matt Morgan and Ted DiBiase have been booked for a match on December 7 in New York. They're competing in a one night tournament for Family Wrestling Entertainment.
The idea of bringing back Matt Morgan to WWE was brought up recently, but Triple H dismissed the idea because he wants younger performers.
Chris Benoit shocked the wrestling world when he was able to win the Royal Rumble and earned himself a shot at the World Heavyweight Championship at Wrestlemania. He was successfully able to eliminate the Big Show to win the match.