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
Since he should be medically cleared by the time the pay per view rolls around, the widespread belief among wrestling fans is that Randy Orton will be one of the mystery entrants during the big Royal Rumble match. However, WWE could opt to utilize him in a different way next Sunday. There are talks that he could be the one to interfere and cost Seth Rollins the chance to become the world champion, thus setting up their Wrestlemania feud.
January 22, 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