Friends Turned Rivals Will Begin The Men’s Royal Rumble Match
Revealed during tonight’s special Royal Rumble episode of WWE Backstage, Edge and Randy Orton will be the first two men to enter the Royal Rumble when the match kicks off tomorrow night, pitting the former friends turned rivals against each other in a major way.
After facing off in multiple matches over the last year, the two superstars will now enter the Royal Rumble and be forced to take each other on to start. Officially, Randy Orton will be the #1 entrant, and Edge will be #2, but the two superstars will be alone in the ring together regardless of number. The Royal Rumble pay-per-view will kick off tomorrow night at 7:00 p.m. EST, and can be streamed on WWE Network.
As announced on #WWEBackstage, the #1 entrant in the 2021 Men's #RoyalRumble will be @RandyOrton and the #2 entrant will be @WWE Hall of Famer @EdgeRatedR! 🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/sfLH3OtonW
— WWE on FOX (@WWEonFOX) January 31, 2021