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 Order Competitor Elimination Order Eliminator Time
1.  The British Bulldog 7 Ric Flair  23:33
2.  Ted DiBiase 1 The British Bulldog  01:18
3.  Ric Flair WINNER  60:02
4.  Jerry Sags 2 The British Bulldog  01:06
5.  Haku 3 The British Bulldog  01:51
6.  Shawn Michaels 9 Tito Santana  15:46
7.  Tito Santana 10 Shawn Michaels  13:55
8.  The Barbarian 11 Hercules  12:55
9.  The Texas Tornado 8 Ric Flair  09:20
10.  The Repo Man 6 The Big Boss Man  06:23
11.  Greg Valentine 5 The Repo Man  04:12
12.  Nikolai Volkoff 4 The Repo Man  01:03
13.  The Big Boss Man 13 Ric Flair  03:38
14.  Hercules 12 The Big Boss Man  00:56
15.  Roddy Piper 25 Sid Justice  34:06
16.  Jake Roberts 15 Randy Savage  10:55
17.  Jim Duggan 19 Virgil  20:45
18.  Irwin R. Schyster 23 Roddy Piper  27:01
19.  Jimmy Snuka 14 The Undertaker  02:27
20.  The Undertaker 17 Hulk Hogan  13:51
21.  Randy Savage 27 Sid Justice and Ric Flair  22:26
22.  The Berzerker 18 Hulk Hogan  09:00
23.  Virgil 20 Jim Duggan  07:29
24.  Col. Mustafa 16 Randy Savage  02:36
25.  Rick Martel 26 Sid Justice  12:39
26.  Hulk Hogan 28 Sid Justice  11:29
27.  Skinner 21 Rick Martel  02:13
28.  Sgt. Slaughter 22 Sid Justice  04:37
29.  Sid Justice 29 Hulk Hogan and Ric Flair  05:55
30.  The Warlord 24 Hulk 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
  • Check out the Royal Rumble 1992 OSR Here!

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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