WWE PPV WRESTLING RESULTS
- January 30, 2005 - Fresno, California;
- ROYAL RUMBLE RUN-DOWN:
- Maven def Rhyno -Sunday Night Heat-;
- Edge def Shawn Michaels -Grudge Match-;
- The Undertaker def John Heidenreich -Casket Match-;
~~~Gene Snitsky & Kane both Interfered in the match!
- JBL def Kurt Angle and The Big Show -WWE title-;
- Triple H def Randy Orton -World Heavyweight title-;
- Batista won the 30-Man #1 Contenders Royal Rumble;
- SUNDAY NIGHT HEAT: Hosted by Todd Grisham & Ivory ---- and the Coach..
- BACKSTAGE: The Big Show arrived arm-in-arm with Joy Giovanni..
- INTERVIEW: Maria (as plastic as ever) & Shawn Michaels (Wearing a suit)..
- MATCH: Maven def Rhyno while holding the ropes..
- GRUDGE MATCH: Edge def Shawn Michaels..
- Edge pinned Shawn Michaels while holding the ropes AND pulling on Michaels' tights..
- Ric Flair drew his number and was so happy about it he danced with Torrie Wilson..
- Eddie Guerrero drew a bad number but hugged Ric Flair and stole his number!
- BACKSTAGE: John Heidenreich & Gene Snitsky..
- Gene Snitsky approaches John Heidenreich and says that he has an idea for him tonight..
- CASKET MATCH: The Undertaker def John Heidenreich..
- Gene Snitsky showed up and attacked The Undertaker, followed by Kane popping out of the Casket!
- Kane and Gene Snitsky brawled to the backstage area leaving Undertaker and Heidenreich to battle 1-on-1..
- The Undertaker botches the chokeslam, but hit the Tombstone and rolled Heidenreich into the Casket to win!
- BACKSTAGE: Theodore Long & Eddie Guerrero..
- Theodore Long orders Eddie Guerrero to return Ric Flair's number, which he stole earlier..
- Theodore Long also ordered Eddie Guerrero to give Ric Flair his wallet back!
- BACKSTAGE: Evolution..
- Triple H wants to talk about his World title match, but Batista wants to go pick his number for the Rumble..
- Ric Flair calms Triple H down saying it's all about Evolution..
- BACKSTAGE: Carlito Cool & Christian & Tyson Tomko + John Cena..
- Christian & Tyson Tomko signed Carlito Cool's petition for the removal of Theodore Long as General Manager..
- Christian challenges John Cena to a battle rap ---- doesn't go so well for Christian!
- WWE TITLE 3-WAY: John Bradshaw Layfield def The Big Show and Kurt Angle to retain..
- The Big Show had Kurt Angle pinned but Mark Jindrak pulled the referee out of the ring..
- Mark Jindrak & Luther Reigns began beating up on the Big Show..
- The Big Show tackled JBL through the ring barricade, causing JBL to get stretchered out of the ring!
- Orlando Jordan tossed JBL back into the ring, where he hit Kurt Angle with a clothesline from hell for the win!
- BACKSTAGE: Batista & Carlito Cool + Eric Bischoff & Theodore Long..
- Carlito Cool tries to get Batista to sign his petition, but Batista threatens to shove it where the sun don't shine!
- Batista enters the General Managers office where Eric Bischoff is complaining of interference during the SD! matches..
- Eric Bischoff then bans Evolution from ringside, and Batista says he'd like to inform Triple H..
- WRESTLEMANIA COMMERCIAL: Featuring Eugene Dinsmore as "Forest Gump"..
- WORLD TITLE MATCH: Triple H def Randy Orton to retain..
- Randy Orton suffered a (storyline) concussion and could not recover and was pinned by Triple H..
- BACKSTAGE: Kurt Angle stole Nunzio's number to gain entry into the Royal Rumble..
- BACKSTAGE: Thedore Long & Eric Bischoff + JBL's Cabinit..
- Theodore Long congradulates Eric Bischoff on a great World title match..
- JBL comes in celebrating and GM Long books a Barbed Wire Cage Match between JBL & Big Show at No Way Out!
- ROYAL RUMBLE MATCH: Batista won the Royal Rumble, last eliminating John Cena!
- Daniel Puder got the tar beat out of him by Eddie Guerrero, Chris Benoit, and Hardcore Holly..
- After the #10 entrant, Eric Bischoff made his way down to ringside to cheer on his RAW wrestlers..
- After the #12 entrant, it became RAW vs Smackdown! as each roster seemingly banded together!
- Muhammad Hassan (#13) entered and wrestlers from both rosters ganged up to eliminate him!
- Scotty Too Hotty (#15) was attacked by Muhammad Hassan on the entrance ramp and carried out..
- Booker T was eliminated by both his 'buddies', Eddie Guerrero and Rey Mysterio..
- Kurt Angle (#20) entered and tussled with Shawn Michaels, who eliminated Angle with the sweet chin music!
- Kurt Angle came back a few minutes later to eliminate Shawn Michaels and whack him with the ring steps!
- Paul London was viciously eliminated by Gene Snitsky, resulting in London being stretchered out..
- Batista was on a roll late in the match, when suddenly Ric Flair tried to push him over the top rope!
- The final two, Batista & John Cena, ended up hitting the ground at the same time, and the referees argued!
- Vince McMahon came down to the ring and tells Howard Finkle to order that the match be restarted!
- Note: Vince McMahon legitimately blew out his knee during his entrance to the point where he could not stand..
- After a brief battle, Batista tossed John Cena over the top rope to win the 2005 Royal Rumble!
Eddie Guerrero (SD!)
Chris Benoit (RAW)
Daniel Puder (SD!)
Hardcore Holly (SD!)
The Hurricane (RAW)
Kenzo Suzuki (SD!)
Rey Mysterio (SD!)
Shelton Benjamin (RAW)
Booker T (SD!)
Chris Jericho (RAW)
Luther Reigns (SD!)
Muhammad Hassan (RAW)
Orlando Jordan (SD!)
Scotty Too Hotty (SD!)
Charlie Haas (SD!)
Rene Dupree (SD!)
Simon Dean (RAW)
Shawn Michaels (RAW)
Kurt Angle (SD!)
The Coach (RAW)
Mark Jindark (SD!)
Paul London (SD!)
John Cena (SD!)
Gene Snitsky (RAW)
Ric Flair (RAW)
Daniel Puder by Hardcore Holly (at #05)
Hardcore Holly by Benoit & Guerrero (at #05)
The Hurricane by Benoit & Guerrero (at #05)
Kenzo Suzuki by Rey Mysterio (at #08)
Muhammad Hassan by EVERYONE (at #13)
Scotty Too Hotty didn't make it (at #15)
Luther Reigns by Booker T (at #16)
Orlando Jordan by Booker T (at #16)
Booker T by Guerrero & Mysterio (at #16)
Shelton Benjamin by Edge (at #17)
Eddie Guerrero by Edge (at #18)
Simon Dean by Shawn Michaels (at #19)
Charlie Haas by Shawn Michaels (at #19)
Kurt Angle by Shawn Michaels (at #20)
Shawn Michaels by Kurt Angle (at #22)
Rene Dupree by Chris Jericho (at #24)
Viscera by John Cena (at #25)
Paul London by Gene Snitsky (at #26)
Mark Jindrak by Kane (at #27)
Gene Snitsky by Batista (at #28)
Chris Jericho by Batista (at #28)
Kane by John Cena (at #29)
The Coach by Ric Flair (at #30)
Christian by Batista (at #30)
Chris Benoit by Batista (at #30)
Ric Flair by Edge (at #30)
Rey Mysterio by Edge (at #30)
Edge by Batista & Cena (at #30)
John Cena by Batista (at #30)
Most Eliminations : (By themselves)
01. Batista - 4 (Jericho, Cena, Snitsky, Christian)
02. Edge - 4 (Guerrero, Mysterio, Benjamin, Flair)
03. Shawn Michaels - 3 (Haas, Simon Dean, Angle)
04. Ric Flair - 2 (Benoit, Coachman)
05. Eddie Guerrero - 2 (Hurricane, Booker T)
06. Booker T - 2 (Reigns, Jordan)
07. John Cena - 2 (Viscera, Kane)
08. Bob Holly - 1 (Daniel Puder)
09. Rey Mysterio - 1 (Kenzo Suzuki)
10. Chris Jericho - 1 (Rene Dupre)
11. Kurt Angle - 1 (Shawn Michaels)
12. Kane - 1 (Mark Jindrak)
13. Gene Snitsky - 1 (Paul London)
Longest Lastings : (In ring)
01. Chris Benoit - 47:26
02. Edge - 40:19
03. Rey Mysterio - 38:25
04. Chris Jericho - 28:22
05. Eddie Guerrero - 28:11
06. John Cena - 15:28
07. Shelton Benjamin - 14:35
08. Jonathon Coachman - 13:48
09. Rene Dupre - 11:32
10. Batista - 10:54
11. Booker T - 10:42
12. Mark Jindrak - 8:15
13. Luther Reigns - 7:13
14. Charlie Haas - 6:20
15. Shawn Michaels - 4:56
16. Daniel Puder - 4:09
17. Kane - 3:54
18. Gene Snitsky - 3:38
19. Olando Jordan - 3:36
20. Kenzo Suzuki - 3:31
21. Paul London - 3:15
22. Viscera - 3:00
23. Christian - 2:09
24. Bob Holly - 1:59
25. Ric Flair - 1:58
26. The Hurricane - 1:04
27. Muhammad Hassan - 0:54
28. Kurt Angle - 0:37
29. Simon Dean - 0:20
30. Scotty Too Hotty - 0:00 (Never entered ring)
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