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WWE Royal Rumble Most Eliminations Per Year UPDATED

Hey Yo! Here we look at the most Rumble eliminations per year...

1988:


6, One Man Gang
3, Don Muraco
3, Jim Duggan (Winner)

The 1988 Royal Rumble involved 20 participants.

1989:


10, Hulk Hogan
3, Andre The Giant
3, Randy Savage
3, Ted DiBiase

The 1989 Royal Rumble involved 30 participants. Was won by Big John Studd.

1990:


6, Ultimate Warrior
5, Hulk Hogan (Winner)
4, Ted DiBiase


1991:


7, Hulk Hogan (Winner)
4, Earthquake
3, The Undertaker, Davey Boy Smith and Brian Knobbs

1992:


6, Sid Justice
5, "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair (Winner) WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!
4, Hulk Hogan

1993:


7, Yokozuna (Winner)
4, Undertaker and Ted DiBiase

1994:


7, Diesel
6, Lex Luger (Co-Winner)
4, Shawn Michaels, Bam Bam Bigelow and Bret Hart (Co-Winner)

1995:


8, Shawn Michaels (Winner)
5, Crush
4, British Bulldog and Lex Luger

1996:


8, Shawn Michaels (Winner)
5, Diesel
4, Vader

1997:


10, Stone Cold Steve Austin (Winner)
2, Bret Hart, Owen Hart, Mil Mascaras, The Undertaker and Mankind

1998:


7, Stone Cold Steve Austin (Winner)
4, Mick Foley
3, Terry Funk, Faarooq and The Rock

1999:


8, Stone Cold Steve Austin
5, Mabel
4, Kane

2000:


7, Rikishi
4, The Rock (Winner) and Big Show
3, Kane and Big Bossman

2001:


11, Kane
4, The Undertaker
3, Stone Cold Steve Austin (Winner), Matt & Jeff Hardy and The Rock

2002:


7, The Undertaker and Stone Cold Steve Austin
4, Triple H (Winner)
3, Christian

2003:


6, Chris Jericho
5, The Undertaker
4, Brock Lesnar (Winner)

2004:


6, Chris Benoit (Winner)
5, Randy Orton
4, Big Show

2005:


6, Batista (Winner)
5, Edge
3, John Cena, Shawn Michaels, Chris Benoit and Booker T

2006:


6, Rey Mysterio (Winner)
5, Triple H
3, Shawn Michaels and Rob Van Dam

2007:


7, The Great Khali
5, Edge
4, Shawn Michaels

The Undertaker won the 2007 Royal Rumble.

2008:


6, Triple H
4, Batista and John Cena (Winner)
3, Brothers of Destruction (Kane and The Undertaker)

2009:


6, Big Show and Triple H
3, Randy Orton (Winner), The Undertaker, Kane and Vladimir Kozlov
2, Cody Rhodes

2010:


6, Shawn Michaels
5, CM Punk
4, John Cena

Edge was the winner of the 2010 Royal Rumble.

2011:


7, John Cena and CM Punk
3, Randy Orton and Curtis Axel

Alberto del Rio was the winner of the 2011 Royal Rumble.
There was 40 participants.

2012:


6, Cody Rhodes
4, Big Show
3, Randy Orton, Mick Foley, Sheamus (Winner) and Dolph Ziggler

2013:


5, Ryback and Sheamus
4, John Cena (Winner) and Cody Rhodes

2014


12, Roman Reigns
4, Batista (Winner)
3, Dean Ambrose


Stone Cold Steve Austin has won the most Royal Rumbles with three (1997, 1998 and 2001). Hulk Hogan (1990 and 1991), Shawn Michaels (1995 and 1996) and John Cena (2008 and 2013) each have two wins under their belts.

Rey Mysterio spent the longest time in a Royal Rumble with 1 hour 2 minutes and 12 seconds in 2006. There has only been four wrestlers to have lasted in the Royal Rumble for longer than an hour (Rey Mysterio, Chris Benoit (2004), Triple H (2006) and Bob Backlund (1993).

Kane has eliminated the most superstars in one Royal Rumble in 2001 when he threw out 11 superstars. Hulk Hogan (1989) and Steve Austin (1997) come in second with 10.

Shawn Michaels has currently eliminated the most superstars with 39 eliminations from 12 Rumbles, Kane is a very close second with 38 eliminations from 16 Rumbles, Steve Austin (36 from 6) and The Undertaker (35 from 10) are closely following them.

Kane has appeared in the most Royal Rumbles with 16 appearances (14 as Kane, 1 as Isaac Yankeem and 1 as Fake Diesel), Shawn Michaels is second with 12, Rikishi and The Undertaker have both been in 10.