The 30-Man Royal Rumble match now has 17 officially announced participants for this Sunday’s PPV:
Dolph Ziggler (#1 or #2)
U.S. champion Antonio Cesaro
IC champion Wade Barrett
3MB members Heath Slater, Jinder Mahal and Drew McIntyre
NXT tournament winner*
*During Royal Rumble fanfest, there will be an NXT tournament where the winner gets a Rumble slot.
NXT wrestlers in the tournament are:
Luke Harper (formerly Brodie Lee)
Xavier Woods (formerly Consequences Creed)
Adrian Neville (formerly PAC),
One last note: Rikishi shot down the rumor that he would be a surprise guest for Sunday’s event.
Tags: 3MB, Antonio Cesaro, Daniel Bryan, Darren Young, Dolph Ziggler, Great Khali, john cena, kane, Kofi Kingston, miz, NXT, randy orton, royal rumble, ryback, The Miz, titus o'neil, Wade Barrett, WWE
Source: PW Torch