Event Title

Royal Rumble '00

Tagline

The Road to WrestleMania Begins

Date

January 23, 2000

Venue

Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, United States of America, North America drawing 19,231

Commentators

Jerry Lawler
Jim Ross
  1. Tazz beat Kurt Angle via submission (0:03:14)
    Notes: Tazz was a mystery opponent
  2. The Hardy Boyz (Matt & Jeff Hardy) beat The Dudley Boyz (Bubba Ray & D-Von Dudley) in a Tables Match (0:10:17)
  3. WWF Intercontinental Champion Chris Jericho beat WWF Intercontinental Champion Chyna and Hardcore Holly via pinfall in a Triple Threat Match when Jericho pinned Chyna to win the WWF Intercontinental Championship (0:07:30)
  4. WWF World Tag Team Champions The New Age Outlaws (Jesse James & Billy Gunn) beat The Acolytes (Faarooq & Bradshaw) via pinfall when Gunn pinned Bradshaw (0:02:37)
  5. WWF Champion Triple H beat Cactus Jack via pinfall in a Street Fight (0:26:49)
  6. The Rock beat The Big Show, D'Lo Brown, Grandmaster Sexay, Mosh, Christian, Rikishi, Scotty 2 Hotty, Steve Blackman, Viscera, The Big Bossman, Test, The British Bulldog, Gangrel, Edge, Bob Backlund, WWF Intercontinental Champion Chris Jericho, Crash Holly, Chyna, Farooq, WWF World Tag Team Champion Jesse James, Al Snow, WWF European Champion Val Venis, Prince Albert, Hardcore Holly, WWF World Tag Team Champion Billy Gunn, Bradshaw, Kane, The Godfather, and X-Pac in a Royal Rumble (0:51:47)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match will face the WWF Champion at WrestleMania 2000

Royal Rumble

Entrance No.WrestlerExit No.Eliminated ByTime in Ring
1D'Lo Brown3Rikishi0:06:08
2Grand Master Sexay4Rikishi0:07:42
3Mosh1Rikishi0:03:37
4Christian2Rikishi0:02:08
5Rikishi8The Big Bossman; Test; The British Bulldog; Gangrel; Edge; Bob Backlund0:16:23
6Scotty 2 Hotty5Rikishi0:01:02
7Steve Blackman6Rikishi0:00:44
8Viscera7Rikishi0:01:25
9The Big Bossman15The Rock0:22:47
10Test17Big Show0:26:17
11The British Bulldog13Jesse James0:15:22
12Gangrel18Big Show0:23:19
13Edge14Al Snow; Val Venis0:14:48
14Bob Backlund9Chris Jericho0:02:00
15Chris Jericho10Chyna0:03:47
16Crash Holly16The Rock0:14:54
17Chyna11The Big Bossman0:00:37
18Faarooq12The Big Bossman0:00:18
19Road Dogg25Billy Gunn0:19:02
20Al Snow24The Rock0:17:17
21Val Venis20Kane0:11:47
22Prince Albert21Kane0:11:23
23Hardcore Holly22Al Snow0:11:48
24The RockWinnerN/A0:14:47
25Billy Gunn26Kane0:09:38
26The Big Show29The Rock0:11:12
27Bradshaw19Jesse James; Billy Gunn0:00:25
28Kane27X-Pac0:06:11
29The Godfather23The Big Show0:01:32
30X-Pac28The Big Show0:03:32
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