Where was the first WWE Royal Rumble in 2014?
Royal Rumble (2014) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by WWE. It took place on January 26, 2014 at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It was the twenty-seventh annual Royal Rumble, the first to be held in the city of Pittsburgh and the first WWE pay-per-view of 2014.
What does the winner of a WWE Royal Rumble match get?
The Royal Rumble match generally features 30 wrestlers and the winner traditionally earns a world championship match at that year’s WrestleMania. For 2014, the winner received a match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at WrestleMania XXX.
How many professional wrestling matches were there at Royal Rumble?
The event featured four professional wrestling matches and one associated with match, two of which were for . The main event was the Royal Rumble match, a battle royal in which wrestlers enter the ring at regular intervals. Batista won by last eliminating Roman Reigns to become a two-time Royal Rumble winner.
Why is it called the Royal Rumble?
It is named after the Royal Rumble match, a modified battle royal in which the participants enter at timed intervals instead of all beginning in the ring at the same time. The 2014 event was the 27th event in the Royal Rumble chronology and was scheduled to be held on January 26, 2014, at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
What is the Royal Rumble?
The Royal Rumble is a professional wrestling event, produced every January since 1988 by professional wrestling promotion WWE. It is named after the Royal Rumble match, a battle royal whose participants enter at timed intervals.
Is the Royal Rumble on pay-per-view?
After the initial event was broadcast as a television special on USA Network, the Royal Rumble has been shown on pay-per-view and is one of WWE’s “Big Four”, along with WrestleMania, SummerSlam, and Survivor Series.