The WWE Royal Rumble Premium Live Event took place on January 27th with considerable anticipation due to the potential for surprises. It not only lived up to expectations but also set a new viewership record, once again breaking records for the company.

The Royal Rumble Premium Live Event took place at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. It was a memorable night with victories for Cody Rhodes and Bayley in their respective Royal Rumble matches, along with several other surprising moments.

According to Fightful Select, WWE reached a significant milestone at the Royal Rumble 2024, experiencing its highest viewership in the history of the Royal Rumble.

The report highlights that it was also the largest audience for any premium live event in history, excluding WrestleMania. Naturally, this is a really big deal for the company for a very good reason.


”Fightful Select has learned last night’s WWE Royal Rumble saw their largest viewership in the history of the event. It’s also the largest audience of any PLE in WWE history, outside of WrestleMania, per internal memos.”

WWE also set an attendance record for the Royal Rumble Premium Live Event. The Royal Rumble is poised to become one of the most significant events in recent memory. The hype is high as we wait to see how WWE will sustain this momentum, marking the official beginning of the Road to WrestleMania 40.

What’s your view on this story concerning the Royal Rumble? Do you think it was a great event? Let us know in the comments section below!

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