Royal Rumble 1990

Royal Rumble

Royal Rumble 1990

Every Man For Himself

Date: January 21 1990 Attendance: 16,000 Venue: Orlando Arena City: Orlando, Florida


The third edition of the Royal Rumble event aired on 21/01/1990 from the Orlando Arena in Orlando, Florida. There were six matches contested on the card, with one contested as a dark match and no championships on the line. The main event featured the traditional Royal Rumble match with 30 WWE Superstars, with the under card being headlined with a one-on-one contest between Jim Duggan and The Big Boss Man. The event is now available to watch on the WWE Network under the pay-per-views section.

Check out our Old School Review of Royal Rumble 1990, right here!


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Dark Match

Paul Roma defeated The Brooklyn Brawler

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The Bushwhackers (Luke and Butch) defeated The Fabulous Rougeaus (Jacques and Raymond Rougeau) (w/ Jimmy Hart)

Time: 13:35

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Brutus Beefcake fought The Genius to a Double Disqualification

Time: 11:07

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Submission Match

Ronnie Garvin defeated Greg Valentine (w/ Jimmy Hart)

Time: 16:55

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Jim Duggan defeated The Big Boss Man (w/ Slick) via Disqualification

Time: 06:13

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30-Man Royal Rumble match

Hulk Hogan won the Royal Rumble 1990 match, last eliminating Mr. Perfect

Time: 58:46

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Royal Rumble 1990 Statistics

Entry Order Competitor Elimination Order Eliminator Time
1.  Ted DiBiase 18 The Ultimate Warrior  44:47
2.  Koko B. Ware 1 Ted DiBiase  01:36
3.  Marty Jannetty 2 Ted DiBiase  01:35
4.  Jake Roberts 3 Randy Savage  10:03
5.  Randy Savage 4 Dusty Rhodes  10:10
6.  Roddy Piper 7 Bad News Brown  12:20
7.  The Warlord 5 Andre the Giant  08:16
8.  Bret Hart 9 Dusty Rhodes  16:16
9.  Bad News Brown 6 Roddy Piper  06:04
10.  Dusty Rhodes 12 Canadian Earthquake  18:18
11.  Andre the Giant 10 Ax and Smash  10:16
12.  The Red Rooster 8 Andre the Giant  01:58
13.  Ax 13 Canadian Earthquake  12:50
14.  Haku 20 Hulk Hogan  22:31
15.  Smash 16 Haku  15:01
16.  Akeem 11 Jimmy Snuka  02:31
17.  Jimmy Snuka 19 Hulk Hogan  17:03
18.  Dino Bravo 18 The Ultimate Warrior  06:13
19.  Canadian Earthquake 14 Dino Bravo, Jimmy Snuka, Smash, Haku, Ted DiBiase and Jim Neidhart  02:31
20.  Jim Neidhart 17 Ted DiBiase, The Ultimate Warrior and Rick Martel  08:42
21.  The Ultimate Warrior 25 Hulk Hogan, The Barbarian and Rick Rude  14:29
22.  Rick Martel 24 The Ultimate Warrior  08:14
23.  Tito Santana 21 The Ultimate Warrior and Rick Rude  05:09
24.  The Honky Tonk Man 22 Hulk Hogan  04:01
25.  Hulk Hogan WINNER  12:49
26.  Shawn Michaels 23 The Ultimate Warrior  00:12
27.  The Barbarian 26 Hercules  05:47
28.  Rick Rude 28 Hulk Hogan and Mr. Perfect  06:29
29.  Hercules 27 Rick Rude  03:02
30.  Mr. Perfect 29 Hulk Hogan  03:32
  • Winner: Hulk Hogan
    • ENTRY NUMBER: 25
    • TIME LASTED: 12 minutes 49 seconds
    • NUMBER OF ELIMINATIONS: 6 (Haku, Jimmy Snuka, The Ultimate Warrior, Honky Tonk Man, Rick Rude, Mr. Perfect)
  • Shortest Time: Shawn Michaels, 12 seconds
  • Longest Time: Ted DiBiase, 44 minutes 47 seconds
  • Average Time: 9 minutes 45 seconds
  • Number 1 Entrant: Ted DiBiase
  • Number 30 Entrant: Mr. Perfect
  • First Elimination: Koko B. Ware
  • Last Elimination: Mr. Perfect
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Other Royal Rumble 1990 On-Screen Talent

Event Commentators

Tony Schiavone and Jesse Ventura

Interviewers

Gene Okerlund and Sean Mooney

Ring Announcer

Howard Finkel

Referees

Danny Davis, Shane Stevens, Earl Hebner and Joey Marella


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