More Rumble Participants Confirmed; Women's Tag Title Match Official!
Monday before Raw, WWE.com shows where John Morrison and Sheamus are in the men's Royal Rumble match.
After Xavier Woods defeated Slapjack on Raw, Woods was attacked by Retribution. Mustafa Ali announced that he was taking Kofi Kingston's place in the Rumble since Kofi won't be medically cleared.
Following a match between Charlotte Flair and Shayna Baszler, the women's tag title match was made official.
Edge may a surprise return on Raw and announced he was entering the Royal Rumble.
Here is the updated card:
WWE Smackdown Women's Championship Match
(Match was announced on Smackdown but not officially made yet)
Carmella vs. Sasha Banks (champ)
WWE Women's Tag Team Championship Match
Nia Jax & Shayna Baszler vs. Charlotte Flair & Asuka (champs; Asuka is also WWE Raw Women's Champion)
Last Man Standing Match for the WWE Universal Championship
Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns (champ)
WWE Championship Match
Goldberg vs. Drew McIntyre (champ)
30-Woman Royal Rumble
#1 and #2 entries to be announced on WWE Backstage
Participants include: Nia Jax, Charlotte Flair (WWE Women's Tag Team Champion), Bayley, Bianca Belair, Mandy Rose, Dana Brooke, Peyton Royce, Alexa Bliss, Shayna Baszler, Liv Morgan, Ruby Riott, Tamina & 18 TBD
30-Man Royal Rumble
#30 entry to be announced on WWE Backstage
Participants include: Daniel Bryan, Bobby Lashley (WWE United States Champion), AJ Styles, Randy Orton, Otis, The Miz, Jey Uso, Cesaro, Jeff Hardy, Sami Zayn, Dolph Ziggler, Shinsuke Nakamura, Big E (WWE Intercontinental Champion), John Morrison, Sheamus, Mustafa Ali, Edge & 13 TBD
The Royal Rumble is Sunday, January 31st on the WWE Network!
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