Event Title

Royal Rumble '12 Taping

Date

January 29, 2012

Venue

Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America, North America drawing 18,121
  1. Yoshi Tatsu beat Heath Slater via pinfall (0:04:00)
  2. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan beat The Big Show and Mark Henry via escape from the cage in a Steel Cage Match (0:09:01)
  3. WWE Divas Champion Beth Phoenix, Natalya, Nikki Bella & Brie Bella beat Eve Torres, Kelly Kelly, Alicia Fox, & Tamina via pinfall in a Eight-Woman Tag Team Match (0:05:27)
    Stipulations: Phoenix pinned Kelly
  4. John Cena drew Kane via double countout (0:10:56)
  5. Brodus Clay (w/ Cameron & Naomi) beat Drew McIntyre via pinfall (0:01:04)
  6. WWE Champion CM Punk beat Dolph Ziggler via pinfall (0:14:30)
  7. Sheamus beat Wade Barrett, The Big Show, Booker T, Michael Cole, Jim Duggan, WWE Tag Team Champion Epico, Mick Foley, Justin Gabriel, The Great Khali, Hunico, Ezekiel Jackson, Jesse James, Chris Jericho, Kharma, Kofi Kingston, Jerry Lawler, Jinder Mahal, Santino Marella, The Miz, Randy Orton, David Otunga, WWE Tag Team Champion Primo, WWE Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes, Alex Riley, Ricardo Rodriguez, WWE United States Champion Jack Swagger, R-Truth, Jey Uso, and Dolph Ziggler in a Royal Rumble (0:54:54)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match will face either the WWE Champion or the WWE World Heavyweight Champion at WrestleMania XXVIII

Royal Rumble

Entrance No.WrestlerExit No.Eliminated ByTime in Ring
1The Miz25The Big Show0:45:39
2Alex Riley1The Miz0:01:15
3R-Truth2The Miz0:04:57
4Cody Rhodes24The Big Show0:41:55
5Justin Gabriel4Mick Foley; Ricardo Rodriguez0:07:42
6Primo3Mick Foley0:01:57
7Mick Foley8Cody Rhodes0:06:34
8Ricardo Rodriguez5Santino Marella0:02:19
9Santino Marella7Cody Rhodes0:02:31
10Epico6Mick Foley0:00:11
11Kofi Kingston18Sheamus0:15:55
12Jerry Lawler9Cody Rhodes0:00:43
13Ezekiel Jackson11The Great Khali0:03:46
14Jinder Mahal10The Great Khali0:01:17
15The Great Khali14Cody Rhodes0:07:29
16Hunico16Kharma0:09:00
17Booker T13Dolph Ziggler0:04:40
18Dolph Ziggler26The Big Show0:19:46
19Jim Duggan12Cody Rhodes0:00:57
20Michael Cole15Jerry Lawler; Booker T0:01:23
21Kharma17Dolph Ziggler0:01:00
22SheamusWinnerN/A0:22:21
23Jesse James19Wade Barrett0:04:55
24Jey Uso20Randy Orton0:07:05
25Jack Swagger23The Big Show; Sheamus0:07:59
26Wade Barrett21Randy Orton0:03:55
27David Otunga22Chris Jericho0:03:15
28Randy Orton28Chris Jericho0:05:46
29Chris Jericho29Sheamus0:11:34
30The Big Show27Randy Orton0:01:51
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