WWE Royal Rumble 2019: Kickoff Show Matches Announced For 1/27 PPV
November 22, 2020
On Tuesday evening, WWE announced Rusev vs. Shinsuke Nakamura for the WWE United States Championship and Buddy Murphy vs. Kalisto vs. Akira Tozawa vs. Hideo Itami in a Fatal-4-Way match for the WWE Cruiserweight Championship at this Sunday’s WWE Royal Rumble 2019 Kickoff Show pre-show on the WWE Network.
With that now known, featured below is an updated look at the advertised lineup for this Sunday’s big pay-per-view event from Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona.
WWE ROYAL RUMBLE 2019
WWE Universal Championship: Brock Lesnar vs. Finn Balor
WWE Championship: Daniel Bryan vs. A.J. Styles
30-Man Royal Rumble Match
30-Woman Royal Rumble Match
RAW Women’s Championship: Ronda Rousey vs. Sasha Banks
SmackDown Live Women’s Championship: Asuka vs. Becky Lynch
SmackDown Live Tag-Team Championship: The Bar vs. The Miz & Shane McMahon
WWE U.S. Championship: Rusev vs. Shinsuke Nakamura (Pre-Show)
WWE Cruiserweight Championship: Buddy Murphy vs. Kalisto vs. Akira Tozawa vs. Hideo Itami (Pre-Show)
Make sure to join us here at Rajah.com this Sunday evening for live play-by-play results coverage of the WWE Royal Rumble 2019 PPV!
UPDATES: WWE Royal Rumble 2019 EXCLUSIVE Backstage News & Rumors (PT 2)
How's THIS for a #RoyalRumble #KickOff Team! #SDLive @ShawnMichaels @BookerT5x @JerryLawler @TheBethPhoenix @JCLayfield pic.twitter.com/poUu0DN2vM
— WWE (@WWE) January 23, 2019
ALSO in the #RoyalRumble #Kickoff:@RusevBUL defends his #USTitle against @ShinsukeN AND@WWE_Murphy defends his #Cruiserweight Title against @KalistoWWE @TozawaAkira & @HideoItami! #SDLive pic.twitter.com/4mpVvsmUNf