Royal Rumble 1992

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Royal Rumble 1992

Every Man for Himself

Date: January 19 1992 Attendance: 17,000 Venue: Knickerbocker Arena City: Albany, New York


The fifth edition of the Royal Rumble event aired on 19/01/1992 from the Knickbocker Arena in Albany, New York. There were six matches contested on the card, with one contested as a dark match and three championships on the line. The main event featured the traditional Royal Rumble match with 30 Superstars for the vacant WWE Championship, with the under card being headlined with a contest for the WWE Tag Team Championship with The Legion of Doom defending against The Natural Disasters. 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 1992, right here!


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Dark Match

Chris Walker defeated The Brooklyn Brawler via Disqualification

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The New Foundation (Owen Hart and Jim Neidhart) defeated The Orient Express (Pat Tanaka and Kato) (w/ Mr. Fuji)

Time: 17:18

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WWE Intercontinental Championship

Roddy Piper defeated The Mountie (c) (w/ Jimmy Hart) to capture the WWE Intercontinental Championship

Time: 05:22

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The Beverly Brothers (Beau and Blake Beverly) (w/ The Genius) defeated The Bushwhackers (Luke and Butch) (w/ Jamison)

Time: 14:56

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WWE Tag Team Championship

The Natural Disasters (Earthquake and Typhoon) (w/ Jimmy Hart) defeated The Legion of Doom (Hawk and Animal) (c) via Countout

As a result of the Countout finish, The Legion of Doom remained WWE Tag Team Champions

Time: 09:24

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30-Man Royal Rumble match for the WWE Championship

Ric Flair won the Royal Rumble 1992 match, last eliminating Sid Justice to capture the WWE Championship

Time: 01:02:02

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Royal Rumble 1992 Statistics

Entry OrderCompetitorElimination OrderEliminatorTime
1. The British Bulldog7Ric Flair 23:33
2. Ted DiBiase1The British Bulldog 01:18
3. Ric FlairWINNER 60:02
4. Jerry Sags2The British Bulldog 01:06
5. Haku3The British Bulldog 01:51
6. Shawn Michaels9Tito Santana 15:46
7. Tito Santana10Shawn Michaels 13:55
8. The Barbarian11Hercules 12:55
9. The Texas Tornado8Ric Flair 09:20
10. The Repo Man6The Big Boss Man 06:23
11. Greg Valentine5The Repo Man 04:12
12. Nikolai Volkoff4The Repo Man 01:03
13. The Big Boss Man13Ric Flair 03:38
14. Hercules12The Big Boss Man 00:56
15. Roddy Piper25Sid Justice 34:06
16. Jake Roberts15Randy Savage 10:55
17. Jim Duggan19Virgil 20:45
18. Irwin R. Schyster23Roddy Piper 27:01
19. Jimmy Snuka14The Undertaker 02:27
20. The Undertaker17Hulk Hogan 13:51
21. Randy Savage27Sid Justice and Ric Flair 22:26
22. The Berzerker18Hulk Hogan 09:00
23. Virgil20Jim Duggan 07:29
24. Col. Mustafa16Randy Savage 02:36
25. Rick Martel26Sid Justice 12:39
26. Hulk Hogan28Sid Justice 11:29
27. Skinner21Rick Martel 02:13
28. Sgt. Slaughter22Sid Justice 04:37
29. Sid Justice29Hulk Hogan and Ric Flair 05:55
30. The Warlord24Hulk Hogan and Sid Justice 01:43
  • Winner: Ric Flair
    • ENTRY NUMBER: 3
    • TIME LASTED: 60 minutes 5 seconds
    • NUMBER OF ELIMINATIONS: 5 (The British Bulldog, The Big Boss Man, The Texas Tornado, Randy Savage and Sid Justice)
  • Shortest Time: Ted DiBiase, 1 minute 18 seconds
  • Longest Time: Ric Flair, 60 minutes 5 seconds
  • Average Time: 9 minutes 49 seconds
  • Number 1 Entrant: The British Bulldog
  • Number 30 Entrant: The Warlord
  • First Elimination: Ted DiBiase
  • Last Elimination: Sid Justice
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Other Royal Rumble 1992 On-Screen Talent

Event Commentators

Gorilla Monsoon and Bobby Heenan

Interviewers

Lord Alfred Hayes, Gene Okerlund and Sean Mooney

WWE President

Jack Tunney

Ring Announcer

Howard Finkel

Referees

John Binella, Danny Davis, Earl Hebner and Joey Marella


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