The 2023 Royal Rumble is the upcoming 36th annual Royal Rumble professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by WWE. It will be held for wrestlers from the promotion’s RAW and SmackDown brand divisions. The event will take place on Saturday, January 28th, 2023, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas as part of the Alamodome’s 30th-anniversary celebration. It will be the fourth Royal Rumble event to be held in San Antonio after the 1997, 2007, and 2017 events and the third to take place at the Alamodome, following 1997 and 2017. Now, we know what order those matches will come at us, so please be advised that spoilers are ahead.

Fightful Select has now revealed the match order for this evening’s Royal Rumble. You can check out the match order below.

-Men’s Royal Rumble matchup will open the show.
-Mountain Dew Pitch Black matchup between Bray Wyatt and LA Knight is second.
-Bianca Belair defending the Raw Women’s Title against Alexa Bliss is third.
-Women’s Royal Rumble is fourth.
-Musical performance by HARDY
-Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns for the Undisputed Universal title will headline.

The winners of both the men’s and women’s matches receive a choice of which world championship to challenge for at WrestleMania 39. 

According to the betting odds, Cody Rhodes is the favorite to win the 30-Man Royal Rumble match, while Rhea Ripley is the odds-on favorite to win the career-defining women’s bout. Of course, there is also a lot of chatter about Sami Zayn winning the big match.

With just a couple of hours away to go for the Royal Rumble, the Road To WrestleMania looks exciting this year given the hoard of talents WWE currently has on the schedule. Keep checking back with Ringside News for more.

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