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Royal Rumble 2007

The main feud heading into the Royal Rumble on the Raw brand was between John Cena and Umaga, with the two feuding over the WWE Championship. At the previous pay-per-view event, New Year’s Revolution, Cena defeated Umaga to end his undefeated streak and retain the WWE Championship.

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Royal Rumble 2003

The buildup to the Royal Rumble began on December 23, when the Raw General Manager Eric Bischoff announced that 15 wrestlers would represent Raw and 15 wrestlers would represent SmackDown in the match, because it was the first Royal Rumble match to take place after WWE’s Brand Extension.

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The Last of McGuinness – Review (Manchester Comedy Store)

The Last of McGuinness – Review (Manchester Comedy Store – 26/05/13) – By Michael Owen I had the privilege of attending a screening and Q&A of “The Last of McGuinness: A Film By Nigel McGuinness” at the weekend and it raised some serious questions in my mind about what ‘making it’ in professional wrestling meant and if there is such a …

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Royal Rumble 1997

The feud between Goldust and Hunter Hearst Helmsley centered around Goldust’s manager, Marlena. During the free broadcast prior to In Your House 12, Helmsley attempted to seduce Marlena. Goldust responded by attacking Helmsley during matches in the following weeks.