WWE Royal Rumble: Check out the key details and name your top moments

Watch the 2015 Royal Rumble on Sky Sports Box Office on Jan 25

Last Updated: 29/12/14 10:29am

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Batista has won the Royal Rumble twice, in 2005 and 2014

Batista has won the Royal Rumble twice, in 2005 and 2014

You can quell any January blues by watching the 2015 Royal Rumble on Sky Sports Box Office.

One of the most gripping events on the WWE calendar, the 30-man ding-dong - except for 2011, when a whopping 40 Superstars competed - has wowed fans since its inception in 1988.


Live on Sky Sports Box Office
1am, Sun, Jan 25 (Mon)

Hulk Hogan, Triple H and The Rock have all won the Royal Rumble and gone on to fight for gold at WrestleMania, while WWE Chairman Vince McMahon even registered victory in the match on one occasion.

There have been plenty of eye-catching moments in the annual January extravaganza and once you have checked out the key details from the previous two-and-a-half decades, make sure you let us what your top Rumble memories are using the feedback form below...

1988Hamilton, Ontario'Hacksaw' Jim Duggan
1989Houston, TexasBig John Studd
1990Orlando, FloridaHulk Hogan
1991Miami, FloridaHulk Hogan
1992Albany, New YorkRic Flair
1993Sacramento, CaliforniaYokozuna
1994Providence, Rhode IslandBret Hart and Lex Luger (co-winners)
1995Tampa, FloridaShawn Michaels
1996Fresno, CaliforniaShawn Michaels
1997San Antonio, TexasStone Cold Steve Austin
1998San Jose, CaliforniaStone Cold Steve Austin
1999Anaheim, CaliforniaVince McMahon
2000New York, New YorkThe Rock
2001New Orleans, LouisianaStone Cold Steve Austin
2002Atlanta, GeorgiaTriple H
2003Boston, MassachusettsBrock Lesnar
2004Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaChris Benoit
2005Fresno, CaliforniaBatista
2006Miami, FloridaRey Mysterio
2007San Antonio, TexasThe Undertaker
2008New York, New YorkJohn Cena
2009Detroit, MichiganRandy Orton
2010Atlanta, GeorgiaEdge
2011Boston, MassachusettsAlberto Del Rio
2012St Louis, MissouriSheamus
2013Phoenix, ArizonaJohn Cena
2014Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaBatista

Royal Rumble booking details

WWE Royal Rumble will be shown at 1am on Sunday, January 25 (Mon) on Sky Sports Box Office (channel 743) and on Sky Sports HD Box Office (channel 752).

WWE Royal Rumble will be repeated on Sky Sports Box Office (channel 743) BUT NOT Sky Sports HD Box Office (channel 752) until 9pm on Saturday, January 31.

Repeats showing will last for three hours, with the final showing BEGINNING at 9pm on Saturday, January 31.

The event is priced at £19.95 for UK customers, €24.95 for customers in the Republic of Ireland.

Viewers can call 08442 410 888 from Tuesday, January 13 to book WWE Royal Rumble. (There may be an additional charge for telephone bookings).

You will be able book WWE Royal Rumble online from Tuesday, January 13 by visiting this link: https://my.sky.com/orderboxoffice/

You can also order WWE Royal Rumble at a later date by pressing the Box Office button on your remote. Select 'sports & events' and follow the on-screen instructions.

Cable customers should contact their local cable operator.

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