One of the biggest events in the life of WWE is Royal Rumble. Well, Why not? It is the only road that leads to WrestleMania. It is a stair for the rest of the events. It is the first Pay Per View event of the year. This year it is going to be held on January 27, 2019, at Pheonix, Arizona.
It was the year 1988 when Royal Rumble started. It is a 30-man match in which the wrestlers come one by one in the ring and try to eliminate each other and most importantly those who are standing. The wrestlers arrive at the ring in a regular period of interval. It is a battle royal match in which the last one standing or surviving wins the battle and then goes forward to the WrestleMania.
It is very interesting and exciting wrestling event of WWE in which many known superstars take part. Several superstars have won the Royal Rumble match but there are some those have won the match numerous times.
So, here is the descending list of the superstar wrestlers who have won Royal Rumble more than one times.
7) Shawn Michaels (Win: 2)
Shawn Michaels is a two times Royal Rumble winner. He won the event in 1995 against Diesel at WrestleMania XI and in 1996 he won the next Royal Rumble event defeating Bret Hart.
6) Triple H (Win: 2)
Triple H is also a two-time winner in the history of Royal Rumble events. He won his first Royal Rumble event in 2002 where he beat Kurt Angle. In 2016, he won the second Royal Rumble title eliminating Dean Ambrose.
5) Bautista (Win: 2)
The ‘Drax’ of the Guardians of the Galaxy has won the Royal Rumble event twice in his wrestling career. He won his first Royal Rumble match in 2005 where he beat Triple H. The second time he won the Royal Rumble title in 2014 eliminating Roman Reigns.
4) Randy Orton (Win: 2)
Randy Orton has won Royal Rumble event twice in his career. He won his first Royal Rumble match in 2009 defeating Triple H. He won the next Royal Rumble title in 2017 eliminating Roman Reigns.
3) John Cena (Win: 2)
The all-time favorite John Cena has won the Royal Rumble title twice in his lifetime. Eliminating Triple H, John Cena won his first Royal Rumble match in 2008. He won the second Royal Rumble in 2013 where he beat Ryback.
2) Hulk Hogan (Win: 2)
Hulk Hogan has been the legend in the history of WWE. He is a Hall of Famer and has won many several games in his career. Hulk Hogan has won the Royal Rumble twice in his lifetime. First, he won its initial Royal Rumble in 1990 eliminating Mr. Perfect. He won his second Royal Rumble title in 1991 defeating Earthquake. Hulk Hogan became the first player to win two consecutive Royal Rumble events.
1) Stone Cold Steve Austin ( Win: 3)
Stone Cold Steve Austin has won 3 Royal Rumble matches in his career that is the most wins by a single wrestler. He won his first Royal Rumble match in 1997 eliminating Bret Hart. But, unfortunately, he lost Wrestlemania 13 afterward. The second time, Steve Austin consecutively won the Royal Rumble in 1998 where he beat The Rock. The next win came in 2001 where Stone Cold Steve Austin defeated Kane and won the Royal Rumble match for the third time.