BY WADE SHERIDAN – UPI – JAN 28, 2018
The road to WrestleMania has begun as WWE hosted the 32nd annual Royal Rumble event to determine who will main event the company’s biggest show.
The Royal Rumble featured the Men’s and Women’s Royal Rumble matches, with the last one remaining earning a championship match at WrestleMania.
The Women’ Royal Rumble match took place after Asuka successfully defended her Smackdown Women’s Championship against Becky Lynch and Ronda Rousey successfully defended her Raw Women’s Championship against Sasha Banks.
Natalya and Lacey Evans started the bout with a new competitor entering every 90 seconds. Xia Li, Kairi Sane, Candice LeRae, Kacy Catanzaro, Io Shirai and Rhea Ripley were among the surprise entrants in the match.
Lynch, despite losing earlier to Asuka, inserted herself into the Women’s Royal Rumble after entrant No. 28 Lana was unable to walk to the ring after injuring her foot. Lynch was among the final four superstars … Read the Full Story HERE