WWE Announces Date And Location For Royal Rumble 2022

WWE is coming to St. Louis.

WWE announced that the 2022 Royal Rumble will be held on Saturday, January 29, 2022 in St. Louis. The event will take place at The Dome at America’s Center. Tickets will be available on October 15.

Dark Order: Tony Khan Talks To Brodie Lee Jr Like He's Any Other Wrestler

From WWE:

STAMFORD, Conn., September 27, 2021 – As first reported by the St. Louis Dispatch, WWE today announced that Royal Rumble will take place from The Dome at America’s Center in St. Louis on Saturday, January 29, 2022, marking the largest venue to host the event in its illustrious 30+ year history.

Tickets will go on sale Friday, October 15 at 11 am ET/10 am CT via Ticketmaster. Fans interested in an exclusive Royal Rumble presale opportunity can register at wwe.com/rumble2022.

“WWE has a rich history in St. Louis and we are excited to bring Royal Rumble to the Dome at America’s Center, a venue that has hosted countless large-scale sports and entertainment events,” said John P. Saboor, WWE Executive Vice President of Special Events. “We look forward to giving the WWE Universe an opportunity to experience all that St. Louis has to offer.”

“The City of St. Louis is thrilled to host Royal Rumble at the Dome at America’s Center in January,” said St. Louis Mayor Tishaura Jones. “St. Louis has the best sports scene in the country, and Royal Rumble will enhance it even more. This event is an incredible opportunity for our city, bringing WWE fans from across the nation to St. Louis and helping keep our downtown vibrant during the winter season.”

Royal Rumble will stream live at 8 pm ET exclusively on Peacock in the United States and WWE Network everywhere else. The event will be headlined by two 30-men and 30-women Royal Rumble matches, with the winners of both receiving a Championship match opportunity at WrestleMania in Dallas.

Fightful Select reported on August 16 that St. Louis was the front runner for Royal Rumble 2022. "It should be noted that as of a month ago, those we spoke to within WWE were under the impression that would be the end game," the report said.

Fans can keep up with the Royal Rumble card as matches are announced by utilizing Fightful's events section.

Get exclusive pro wrestling content on Fightful Select, our premium news service! Click here to learn more.
From The Web