Event Title

Royal Rumble '08 Taping

Date

January 27, 2008

Venue

Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, United States of America, North America drawing 20,798
  1. Jimmy Wang Yang & Shannon Moore beat Deuce & Domino (w/ Cherry)
  2. Ric Flair beat WWE United States Champion Montel Vontavious Porter in a Non-Title Match (0:07:50)
    Stipulations: If Ric Flair loses this match, he will be forced to retire
  3. John Bradshaw Layfield beat Chris Jericho via disqualification (0:09:24)
  4. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Edge beat Rey Mysterio via pinfall (0:12:36)
  5. WWE Champion Randy Orton beat WWE Intercontinental Champion Jeff Hardy via pinfall (0:14:06)
    Stipulations: Only the WWE Championship was on the line
  6. John Cena beat The Undertaker, Shawn Michaels, Santino Marella, The Great Khali, WWE World Tag Team Champion Hardcore Holly, WWE Tag Team Champion John Morrison, Tommy Dreamer, Batista, Hornswoggle, Chuck Palumbo, Jamie Noble, CM Punk, WWE World Tag Team Champion Cody Rhodes, Umaga, Snitsky, The Miz, Shelton Benjamin, Jimmy Snuka, Roddy Piper, Kane, Carlito, Mick Foley, Mr. Kennedy, Big Daddy V, Mark Henry, ECW Champion Chavo Guerrero, Finlay, Elijah Burke, and Triple H in a Royal Rumble (0:51:30)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match will face either the WWE Champion or the WWE World Heavyweight Champion at WrestleMania XXIV

Royal Rumble

Entrance No.WrestlerExit No.Eliminated ByTime in Ring
1The Undertaker11Shawn Michaels0:32:33
2Shawn Michaels12Mr. Kennedy0:32:39
3Santino Marella1The Undertaker0:00:25
4The Great Khali2The Undertaker0:01:09
5Hardcore Holly6Umaga0:13:46
6John Morrison14Kane0:29:23
7Tommy Dreamer3Batista0:02:09
8Batista28Triple H0:37:40
9Hornswoggle16Left the ring and never returned0:26:17
10Chuck Palumbo5CM Punk0:04:00
11Jamie Noble4Chuck Palumbo0:00:28
12CM Punk17Chavo Guerrero0:23:50
13Cody Rhodes18Triple H0:23:14
14Umaga26Batista0:26:05
15Snitsky10The Undertaker0:12:26
16The Miz13Hornswoggle0:13:07
17Shelton Benjamin7Shawn Michaels0:00:18
18Jimmy Snuka9Kane0:02:43
19Roddy Piper8Kane0:01:00
20Kane27Batista; Triple H0:17:58
21Carlito22John Cena0:15:07
22Mick Foley20Triple H0:11:29
23Mr. Kennedy25Batista0:13:32
24Big Daddy V19Triple H0:07:49
25Mark Henry24John Cena0:09:12
26Chavo Guerrero23John Cena0:07:33
27Finlay15Disqualified0:00:00
28Elijah Burke21Triple H0:02:11
29Triple H29John Cena0:11:22
30John CenaWinnerN/A0:08:28
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