Royal Rumble Statistics

Royal Rumble 1992:

The Royal Rumble match has been a staple of WWE programming ever since it debuted in 1988. Throughout the near 30 year existence we have seen a variety of interesting and strange statistics. Below contains information on how has won the most Royal Rumbles, how has the most eliminations and more.

Most Rumble victories

WrestlerRoyal Rumble winsYear
Stone Cold Steve Austin31997, 1998, 2001
Hulk Hogan21990, 1991
Shawn Michaels1995, 1996
John Cena2008, 2013
Batista2005, 2014

Longest time spent in a single Royal Rumble

Top 20 individual longest times in a single Royal Rumble match. As of the 2015 Royal Rumble.

1Rey Mysterio1:02:122006
2Chris Benoit1:01:312004
3Bob Backlund1:01:101993
4Triple H1:00:092006
5Ric Flair1:00:021992
6Mr. McMahon56:381999
6Stone Cold Steve Austin56:381999
9Rick Martel52:171991
10The Rock51:321998
11Triple H49:552009
12Dolph Ziggler49:472013
13Rey Mysterio49:242009
14CM Punk49:112014
15Seth Rollins48:312014
16Randy Orton48:272009
17Chris Jericho47:532013
18Chris Benoit47:262005
19Bray Wyatt46:582015
20The Miz45:392012

(Note: Bold indicates the winner of that year’s match.)

Longest cumulative time spent in Royal Rumbles

Interestingly there are only five wrestlers who have spent more than three cumulative hours in the Royal Rumble match. As of the 2015 Royal Rumble.

Triple H3:51:32
Shawn Michaels3:42:30
Rey Mysterio3:20:01
Chris Jericho3:05:09

Shortest time spent in a single Royal Rumble

Only wrestlers who spent 10 seconds or less in a single rumble are shown. As of the 2015 Royal Rumble

Santino Marella0:00:012009[88]
The Warlord0:00:021989
Owen Hart0:00:031995
Bushwhacker Luke0:00:041991
Jerry Lawler0:00:041997
Titus O’Neil0:00:042015
The Godfather0:00:052013
The Miz0:00:072007
Montel Vontavious Porter0:00:072010

Most eliminations in a single Royal Rumble

Top wrestlers with most eliminations in a single match. Only wrestlers with at least seven eliminations are shown. As of the 2015 Royal Rumble.

WrestlerNo. of eliminationsYear
Roman Reigns122014
Hulk Hogan101989
Stone Cold Steve Austin101997
Shawn Michaels81995, 1996
Stone Cold Steve Austin81999
Hulk Hogan71991
Stone Cold Steve Austin71998, 2002
The Undertaker72002
The Great Khali72007
CM Punk72011
John Cena72011

Total eliminations in cumulative Royal Rumbles

Top wrestlers with the most eliminations. Only wrestlers with at least 17 eliminations are shown. As of the 2015 Royal Rumble.

WrestlerNo. of eliminationsRumbles entered
Isaac Yankem/New Diesel/Kane4318
Shawn Michaels3912
Stone Cold Steve Austin366
The Undertaker3510
Big Show3010
Triple H288
Hulk Hogan274
John Cena227
Randy Orton197
Roman Reigns182
CM Punk186


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