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Encyclopedia > Royal Rumble (2002)
Royal Rumble 2002
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Date January 20, 2002
Venue Philips Arena
City Atlanta, Georgia
Attendance 12,915
Pay-per-view chronology
Vengeance 2001 Royal Rumble 2002 No Way Out 2002

Royal Rumble 2002 was the fifteenth annual Royal Rumble professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by the World Wrestling Federation. It took place on January 20, 2002 at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. The official theme song was "Cocky" by Kid Rock. The tagline was "30 Men, One Match, One W1nner". Image File history File links Royal_Rumble_2002. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... For the stadium of PSV Eindhoven, see Philips Stadion. ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Vengeance is an annual professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). ... No Way Out is a professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). ... 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 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... For the stadium of PSV Eindhoven, see Philips Stadion. ... Atlanta redirects here. ... Cocky was Kid Rocks third album released with Atlantic Records, released in 2001. ... Robert James Ritchie (born January 17, 1971 in Romeo, Michigan), better known as Kid Rock, is an American musician. ...

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Royal Rumble entrances and eliminations

A new entrant came out approximately every 2 minutes.

Entrant Eliminated by Time
1 Rikishi 6 Undertaker 13:39
2 Goldust 4 Undertaker 13:00
3 The Big Boss Man 1 Rikishi 3:05
4 Bradshaw 3 Gunn 7:17
5 Lance Storm 2 Snow 4:46
6 Al Snow 5 Undertaker 5:12
7 Billy Gunn 7 Undertaker 3:37
8 The Undertaker 10 Maven 7:40
9 Matt Hardy 9 Undertaker 4:16
10 Jeff Hardy 8 Undertaker 1:30
11 Maven 11 Undertaker[1] 3:34
12 Scotty 2 Hotty 12 Page 2:36
13 Christian 16 Austin 12:14
14 Diamond Dallas Page 13 Christian 5:15
15 Chuck Palumbo 17 Austin 9:04
16 The Godfather 15 Christian & Palumbo 2:48
17 Albert 14 Christian & Palumbo 0:48
18 Perry Saturn 18 Austin 2:57
19 Stone Cold Steve Austin 27 Angle 26:46
20 Val Venis 19 Austin 2:58
21 Test 20 Austin 1:42
22 Triple H - WINNER 23:14
23 The Hurricane 21 Triple H & Austin 0:39
24 Faarooq 22 Triple H 0:36
25 Mr. Perfect 28 Triple H 15:18
26 Kurt Angle 29 Triple H 16:09
27 The Big Show 23 Kane 2:45
28 Kane 24 Angle 1:02
29 Rob Van Dam 25 Booker 2:12
30 Booker T 26 Austin 0:33

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Other on-screen talent

Commentators
Spanish Commentators
Referees
Interviewers
Other

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Notes

  • The 2002 Royal Rumble was the last Rumble to date to feature an Intercontinental Championship match.
  • This was Mr. Perfect's first Royal Rumble appearance as a wrestler since 1993.

References

External links

  • Official 2002 Royal Rumble website
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