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Encyclopedia > Royal Rumble (1992)
Royal Rumble 1992
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Date January 19, 1992
Venue Knickerbocker Arena
City Albany, New York
Attendance 17,000
Pay-per-view chronology
Tuesday in Texas Royal Rumble 1992 WrestleMania VIII

Royal Rumble 1992 was the fifth annual Royal Rumble professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). It took place on January 19, 1992 at the Knickerbocker Arena in Albany, New York. Image File history File links Royal_Rumble_1992. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... The Times Union Center is an indoor arena located in Albany, New York, with a maximum seating capacity of 17,500 for sporting events. ... For other uses, see Albany. ... Tuesday In Texas was a World Wrestling Federation pay-per-view event that took place on December 3, 1991 at the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas and featured on the WWF Supertape 92 home video release. ... WrestleMania VIII was the eighth annual WrestleMania professional wrestling pay-per-view produced by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). ... This article is about the professional wrestling pay-per-view event. ... For the video game, see Pro Wrestling (video game). ... Pay-per-view is the name given to a system by which television viewers can call and order events to be seen on TV and pay for the private telecast of that event to their homes later. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... The Times Union Center is an indoor arena located in Albany, New York, with a maximum seating capacity of 17,500 for sporting events. ... For other uses, see Albany. ...

Contents

Results

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Royal Rumble entrances and eliminations

A new entrant came out approximately every 2 minutes.

Entrant Eliminated by Time
1 The British Bulldog 7 Flair 23:33
2 Ted DiBiase 1 British Bulldog 1:18
3 Ric Flair - WINNER 59:26
4 Jerry Sags 2 British Bulldog 1:06
5 Haku 3 British Bulldog 1:51
6 Shawn Michaels 9 Santana 15:46
7 Tito Santana 10 Michaels 13:55
8 The Barbarian 11 Hercules 12:55
9 The Texas Tornado 8 Flair 9:20
10 Repo Man 6 Big Boss Man 6:23
11 Greg Valentine 5 Repo Man 4:12
12 Nikolai Volkoff 4 Repo Man 1:03
13 The Big Boss Man 13 Flair 3:38
14 Hercules 12 Big Boss Man 0:56
15 Roddy Piper 26 Justice 34:06
16 Jake Roberts 15 Savage 10:55
17 Jim Duggan 19 Virgil 20:45
18 Irwin R. Schyster 23 Piper 27:01
19 Jimmy Snuka 14 Undertaker 2:27
20 The Undertaker 17 Hogan 13:51
21 Randy Savage 27 Justice 22:26
22 The Berzerker 18 Hogan 9:00
23 Virgil 20 Duggan 7:29
24 Col. Mustafa 16 Savage 2:36
25 Rick Martel 25 Justice 12:39
26 Hulk Hogan 28 Justice 11:29
27 Skinner 21 Martel and Piper 2:13
28 Sgt. Slaughter 22 Justice 4:37
29 Sid Justice 29 Flair and Hogan 5:55
30 The Warlord 24 Hogan and Justice 1:43

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Other on-screen talent

Commentators
Interviewers
Referees
Other

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Notes

  • Ric Flair broke the record for longest lasting participant in a Royal Rumble, lasting 59:26, beating the previous record, held by Rick Martel
  • This was the first and only time the WWF/E Championship (or any other championship) was contested in a Royal Rumble. The championship was vacated in December 1991 after the controversial finish to the Hulk Hogan vs. The Undertaker match at the Tuesday in Texas PPV event.
  • Nikolai Volkoff and Haku replaced Marty Jannetty and Brian Knobbs.
  • The Nasty Boys and the team of Hacksaw Jim Duggan and Sgt. Slaughter are the only tag team to participate in the rumble match. The Rockers broke up weeks earler and other tag teams were scheduled earlier in separate matches.

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References

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