The 29th annual WWE Royal Rumble will come to you, live on the WWE Network, a week from this Sunday on January 24 from the Amway Center in Orlando, FL. As revealed on SmackDown, the Intercontinental Championship will be on the line at the event. Here is the updated card:
- 30-Man Royal Rumble Match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship
- Intercontinental Championship: Last Man Standing Match: Dean Ambrose (c) vs. Kevin Owens
As of this post, 13 Superstars have been confirmed as competitors in the Royal Rumble Match as Brock Lesnar, Chris Jericho, Big Show, Curtis Axel, Stardust, Dolph Ziggler, Ryback, Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper, Erick Rowan, Braun Strowman, Sheamus, & WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns have been announced as participants so far.
In the Last Man Standing Match for the Intercontinental Championship, the only way to win is by beating your opponent to the point that they cannot get to their feet by the referee’s count of ten. The match will have no pinfalls, no submissions, no disqualifications, and no count-outs with the Superstar who is on his feet at the count of ten walking out as the Intercontinental Champion.
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