WWE Royal Rumble 2022 Venue & Date revealed: The venue and date for the 35th annual edition of Royal Rumble PPV i.e., WWE Royal Rumble 2022, has been announced by WWE. The colossal PPV event is coming to the Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis on January 29. The pre-registration of tickets has started, and you can check the WWE’s announcement post below,
#RoyalRumble is coming to The Dome at America's Center in St. Louis on Jan. 29, and you can be the first to get your tickets!
— WWE (@WWE) September 27, 2021
WWE Royal Rumble 2022: Royal Rumble to take place on a Saturday
Like this year’s Summerslam, the 2022 Royal Rumble will also take place on a Saturday. The reason behind shifting the event from Sunday is avoiding viewership competition with the NFL Conference Championship Games as Royal Rumble often falls between NFC and AFC title contests and the Super Bowl competition.
Also, The Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis will be the largest venue in the 30 years history of the picturesque PPV event. It is said that the stadium will be capacitating more than 40,000 WWE fans on Saturday night. Tickets will be available from October 15 at 11 am ET/10 am CT via Ticketmaster. However, fans can register for presale opportunity on the official website of WWE.
WWE Royal Rumble 2022: Royal Rumble is one of the four premier PPVs of WWE
Royal Rumble is one of the four premier PPVs of WWE. The history of the event hails back in 1988 when Jim Duggan won the epic Royal Rumble match entering at the 13th position. The winner of the Royal Rumble match gets an opportunity to face the champion of his choice in the main event of Wrestlemania.- This is why the event is hyped as the Road to Wrestlemania.
The 2021 edition of Royal Rumble PPV took place in the WWE Thunderdome, courtesy of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Rated-R Superstar Edge won the men’s Royal Rumble match, whereas Bianca Belair won the women’s Royal Rumble match.