WWE Royal Rumble will take place from Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, PA. Sunday night Jan. 26, 2014 will be the first stop on the road to Wrestlemania XXX.
The Royal Rumble PPV will feature a title match between Randy Orton and John Cena as well as the traditional 30 man over the top rope rumble itself.
WWE World Heavyweight Championship match: Randy Orton vs. John Cena
Brock Lesnar vs. Big Show
Daniel Bryan vs. Bray Wyatt
WWE Tag Team Championship match: Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs. The New Age Outlaws (kickoff show match at 7:30 pm)
30 Man Over the top rope Royal Rumble entrants
CM Punk, Batista, Alberto Del Rio, Cody Rhodes, Goldust, Rey Mysterio, Big E Langston, Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, Erick Rowan, Luke Harper, Jimmy Uso, Jey Uso, The Miz, Kofi Kingston, R-Truth, Xavier Woods, Fandango, Damien Sandow, (expected but not confirmed on WWE.com are Ryback, Titus O’Neil, Darren Young, Jack Swagger and Antonio Cesaro)
Other rumored entrants include: Chris Jerico, Sean Waltman, 2 Cold Scorpio, Curtis Axel, Dolph Ziggler. Kevin Nash and Sheamus… and of course Daniel Bryan. There’s also speculation of Kane in some form.
Despite not being listed in the Royal Rumble Daniel Bryan is now the favorite according to SkyBet.
1) Daniel Bryan (8/15)
2) Batista (6/4)
3) CM Punk (8/1)
4) Roman Reigns (10/1)
5) Sheamus / Big E Langston (25/1)