Rousey faced off with Rumble winner Asuka, Smackdown women's champion Charlotte Flair and Raw women's champion Alexa Bliss. It will be interesting to see who gets actual matches beginning to be built for the biggest show of the year and who will be pushed to the back burner and relegated to the Andre The Giant Battle Royal...
Maybe the reports that Cena and The Undertaker are finally set to meet at WrestleMania will turn out to be nothing more than false rumors. Backgrounds in amateur wrestling and various martial arts have helped UFC stars to transition successfully from the real fighting in the world of MMA to the scripted fighting of the WWE. Severn didn't win any WWF/E titles.
The ultimate pairing of Reigns and Nakamura was even better, as there was legitimate tension in the air about who would emerge victorious.
A lightweight contender bout between Justin Gaethje and Dustin Poirier will headline the event, which will also feature a welterweight bout between Matt Brown and former interim champion Carlos Condit. We also want to remind you that we have a Newsletter you can sign up to.
Lesnar's seen success during his two stints in WWE.
Rousey enters a unique situation herself being WWE's highest profile female signing coming from outside the wrestling and fitness world. We got comedy bits (poor Heath Slater), a quick elimination, multiple overlapping subplots and the surprise return of Rey Mysterio, all handled in fine fashion. "I never fully retired from judo".
Apparently a few members of the WWE women's roster did not take kindly to this statement, since prior to Ronda walking the entrance ramp on Sunday the ladies of both RAW and Smackdown made history in the first ever Women's Royal Rumble match.
While in an interview with WWE, she teased a possible future in wrestling.
"Now they're saying that this is a full-time wrestling deal for multiple years it is interesting because I was told she was going to do the wrestling for a while and she wanted to have kids and start a family".
Rumours had been circulating for months, even years, about the possibility of former UFC megastar Ronda Rousey joining WWE.
All the WWE fans speculated that Ronda Rousey would be debuting in the WWE women's Royal Rumble as the number 30 entrant.
It's hard to imagine Rousey not showing up.