Royal Rumble Statistics

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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

Wrestler Royal Rumble wins Year
Stone Cold Steve Austin 3 1997, 1998, 2001
Hulk Hogan 2 1990, 1991
Shawn Michaels 1995, 1996
John Cena 2008, 2013
Batista 2005, 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.

No Wrestler Time Year
1 Rey Mysterio 1:02:12 2006
2 Chris Benoit 1:01:31 2004
3 Bob Backlund 1:01:10 1993
4 Triple H 1:00:09 2006
5 Ric Flair 1:00:02 1992
6 Mr. McMahon 56:38 1999
6 Stone Cold Steve Austin 56:38 1999
8 Kane 53:46 2001
9 Rick Martel 52:17 1991
10 The Rock 51:32 1998
11 Triple H 49:55 2009
12 Dolph Ziggler 49:47 2013
13 Rey Mysterio 49:24 2009
14 CM Punk 49:11 2014
15 Seth Rollins 48:31 2014
16 Randy Orton 48:27 2009
17 Chris Jericho 47:53 2013
18 Chris Benoit 47:26 2005
19 Bray Wyatt 46:58 2015
20 The Miz 45:39 2012

(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.

Wrestler Time
Triple H 3:51:32
Shawn Michaels 3:42:30
Rey Mysterio 3:20:01
Kane 3:20:00
Chris Jericho 3:05:09

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

Wrestler Time Year
Santino Marella 0:00:01 2009[88]
The Warlord 0:00:02 1989
Mo 0:00:03 1995
Owen Hart 0:00:03 1995
Bushwhacker Luke 0:00:04 1991
Jerry Lawler 0:00:04 1997
Titus O’Neil 0:00:04 2015
The Godfather 0:00:05 2013
Gillberg 0:00:07 1999
The Miz 0:00:07 2007
Montel Vontavious Porter 0:00:07 2010
Tazz 0:00:10 2001

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.

Wrestler No. of eliminations Year
Roman Reigns 12 2014
Kane 11 2001
Hulk Hogan 10 1989
Stone Cold Steve Austin 10 1997
Shawn Michaels 8 1995, 1996
Stone Cold Steve Austin 8 1999
Hulk Hogan 7 1991
Yokozuna 7 1993
Diesel 7 1994
Stone Cold Steve Austin 7 1998, 2002
Rikishi 7 2000
The Undertaker 7 2002
The Great Khali 7 2007
CM Punk 7 2011
John Cena 7 2011

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.

Wrestler No. of eliminations Rumbles entered
Isaac Yankem/New Diesel/Kane 43 18
Shawn Michaels 39 12
Stone Cold Steve Austin 36 6
The Undertaker 35 10
Big Show 30 10
Triple H 28 8
Hulk Hogan 27 4
John Cena 22 7
Randy Orton 19 7
Roman Reigns 18 2
CM Punk 18 6
Edge 18 6
Batista 17 5

 

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