This yr’s Males’s Royal Rumble Match is getting nearer to being finalized forward of Sunday’s pay-per-view occasion from Tropicana Area in St. Petersburg, Florida.
To date, WWE has confirmed the next names to compete within the match: Daniel Bryan, WWE United States Champion Bobby Lashley, AJ Types, Randy Orton, Otis, The Miz, Jey Uso, Cesaro, Jeff Hardy, Shinsuke Nakamura, Sami Zayn, SmackDown Tag Crew Champion Dolph Ziggler, WWE Intercontinental Champion Large E, Sheamus, John Morrison, Edge, Elias, and Mustafa Ali. There are 12 spots nonetheless accessible for the present.
Nevertheless, one acquainted face won’t be competing within the match, which is Kofi Kingston. He had labored 11 straight Royal Rumble matches (2009-2020), however that streak will come to an finish, in response to CageMatch.
Kingston is at the moment out of motion attributable to a legit jaw damage, which he suffered just a few weeks in the past. There’s no phrase but on when he’ll be cleared to return to in-ring motion.
The previous WWE Champion is thought to be one of many highlights of the match as he has discovered artistic methods to save lots of himself from elimination whether or not that’s strolling on his arms, leaping to barricades or metal steps, and different memorable spots.