Given that the match lasted a total of 49m 23s, that comes out to an average of 3. Sheamus follows him out and they brawl on the floor. Regal attempted to interfere but the referee noticed, ejecting Regal from ringside. The devastation on his face is great, and really helps tell his story. Edge was measuring Cena for a spear. Bourne knocks Ziggler to the apron, but he makes it back into the ring. At WrestleMania, Jericho defeated Edge to retain the title.
He takes Jackson down and goes for the diving headbutt, but Jackson avoids it. Orton signals for the Punt but Sheamus wisely avoids it by going to the floor. Michaels attacks a referee and makes his way back into the ring, where he pleads his case with another ref. Michaels chops away at McIntyre and connects with a flying forearm. The wrestler who won his match in the quickest time would earn the championship match.
Cena got up slowly, seemingly knowing it was coming. Christian goes for the killswitch yet again, but Jackson counters out. Ric Flair: To Be the Man. The next entrant is Drew McIntyre. Questions about future events, like who will win the Super Bowl or when the world will end can only be answered with predictions. Next up at 10 is Ted DiBiase. Mysterio attempted a West Coast Pop but Undertaker caught Mysterio and executed a Last Ride to retain the title.
Mysterio follows with a Scorpion Death Drop, a basement dropkick, and then Drops the Dime for a two-count. Taker starts to work over Mysterio with measured blows in the corner. This positioned him as the only man standing on his feet at the time when the period concluded with the buzzer for Edge Edge was making a surprise return and seeking revenge on his former tag partner Jericho. She says the people came to see her tonight. Michaels gets to his feet and looks to be in the best shape. Phoenix plants a lip lock on Khali and pulls him to the floor! The next entrant is Chris Jericho. John Morrison definitely put on a show with his acrobat skills.
Phoenix eliminated Khali by pulling him over the top rope while kissing him but was eliminated by Punk immediately afterward. Michaels is able to fight off everyone for a bit, taking out both Cena and Batista. Jackson sits Christian on the top rope and he goes for a superplex, but Christian fights out of it, and kicks Jackson in the face, following up with a flying shoulder block. Michaels ends up almost falling to the floor, but he holds on, catches Show in hurricarana position, and ends up being thrown to the canvas. I just rewatched all the Rumble matches and the two that he did commentary on were almost unbearable. Henry and Show face off in a stare down.
Jackson is accompanied by William Regal. Some of the eliminations should have been booked as younger talent eliminating the established headliners…. After the match, Orton confronted and attacked Rhodes. Sheamus attacked Orton with a and celebrated his victory. Rhodes attacks Hunter and McIntyre, before he sends Morrison to the apron.
Outside the ring Mysterio catches a lucky break and goes after the leg. Hunter connects with a knee and puts Punk back into the corner, pounding on him. Michaels is up and comes in with punches and chops, but he ends up eating a kick, and almost being eliminated by a lariat from Swagger. After the show ended, Cena tried to help Hart but was attacked by Batista. If you add up each wrestler's survival time, it results in a total survival time of 2h 52m 49s. The final match was Batista versus R-Truth; the match resulted in another time-limit draw, due in part to interference from Mysterio. Singles match for the World Heavyweight Championship.
In a perfectly timed match, the final buzzer signaling Batista's entrance would have gone off 42m 00s after the start of the match. After the match, Edge would be frustrated, spearing Chris Jericho through the barricade in the process at ringside. They continue to go back and forth in the early going, both men using their best attributes to their advantage. The clock counts down again and the next entrant is Beth Phoenix. Taker tries for the tombstone, but Rey fights out of it. The Royal Rumble pay per view winners were:. During this time, Chris Jericho entered the match and eventually got the better of everyone in the ring.
Randy Orton Sheamus has been the Champion since 12. Taker makes his way to his feet and catches Mysterio with a huge lariat. Back in the ring Taker goes for the cover but Mysterio is able to kick out. Triple H says he knows this, which is why he knows Shawn will find another way for the match besides winning tonight. . Predictions, therefore, can be within or beyond observed events… Using patterns and equations is a great way to make predictions. Meanwhile, we have three men left.