Live from the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, WWE presents the first pay-per-view of the year, the Royal Rumble, also airing on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows:
30-man over-the-top rope Royal Rumble match with the winner getting a title shot at WrestleMania 34; 30-woman over-the-top rope Royal Rumble match with the winner getting a title shot at WrestleMania 34; Brock Lesnar vs Braun Strowman vs Kane in a triple threat match for the WWE Universal title; AJ Styles vs Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn in a handicap match for the WWE title; Seth Rollins and Jason Jordan vs Cesaro and Sheamus for the Raw Tag Team titles; The Usos vs Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin in a 2-out-of-3 falls match for the Smackdown Tag Team titles.
Plus there will be three matches in the Kickoff show. Kalisto, Lince Dorado, and Gran Metalik vs Jack Gallagher, Drew Gulak, and TJP; Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson vs The Revival; and Bobby Roode defends the United States title in an open challenge.
Announced so far the men’s Rumble match are: Aiden English, Apollo Crews, Baron Corbin, Big E, Bray Wyatt, Elias, Finn Balor, John Cena, Kofi Kingston, Matt Hardy, Randy Orton, Roman Reigns, Rusev, Shinsuke Nakamura, Titus O’Neil, The Miz, Tye Dillinger, and Xavier Woods.
Announced for the women’s Rumble match are: Asuka, Alicia Fox, Bayley, Becky Lynch, Carmella, Dana Brooke, Lana, Liv Morgan, Mandy Rose, Mickie James, Naomi, Natalya, Nia Jax, Ruby Riott, Sarah Logan, Sasha Banks, Sonya Deville, and Tamina.