Royal Rumble, Ryder, Sting, Angle, Gagne Jan 29 - 11:47 pm EST

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Royal Rumble Results

  • 30-Man Royal Rumble Match: Sheamus wins by eliminating Chris Jericho
  • WWE Championship: CM Punk over Dolph Ziggler
  • Brodus Clay over Drew McIntyre
  • John Cena vs. Kane was a Double Count Out
  • Beth Phoenix/Natalya/Bella Twins over Kelly Kelly/Eve/Tamina/Alicia Fox
  • World Heavyweight Championship/Triple Threat Steel Cage Match: Daniel Bryan over Big Show and Mark Henry
  • Dark Match: Yoshi Tatsu over Heath Slater

WWE was in Evansville, IN last night with John Cena over Kane via DQ. The 1000th episode of RAW is scheduled to take place in St. Louis, MO. RAW is live from Kansas City, MO tomorrow night.

Docta D interviewed Jerry Lawler about the Royal Rumble, whether he'd participate and his prediction for the winner. Road Warrior Animal says he was contacted by WWE to appear in the Royal Rumble, but there wasn't enough time to work out a deal. Nick "Eugene" Dinsmore teased an appearance in the Royal Rumble, but apparently didn't make it.

USA Today profiled Zack Ryder and how he used YouTube and the internet to boost his WWE career. Jack Swagger appeared at Florida Championship Wrestling's show on Friday in Punta Gorda, FL.

TNA released a video previewing their year of PPVs. There are spoilers from last night's Impact taping in London, England. Sting apologized for his injury at last night's Impact but says he doesn't believe it is serious. The New York Times included Kurt Angle in their story on athletes looking to get back into the Olympics.

CHIKARA held their Thirteenth Hat show yesterday in Easton, PA. Pro Wrestling Guerilla held their Kurt Russellreunion 3 show today in Los Angeles, CA as part of WrestleReunion. Mike Tyson appeared at WrestleReunion last night at the Pro Wrestling Superstars show. Minneapolis, MN's KARE TV ran a story on Verne Gagne's attendance at a screening of 1974's The Wrestler.

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