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AEW star RETURNS to WWE during the Royal Rumble

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Former AEW star Andrade made his return to WWE at the Royal Rumble event, entering the Men’s match in the #4 spot.

It had been rumoured for the past few weeks, with Andrade El Idolo leaving All Elite Wrestling, especially with Charlotte Flair reportedly going to bat for him to return to the company.

The former NXT Champion came into the match and took it to Grayson Waller and Jimmy Uso, much to the delight of the capacity crowd in Tropicana Field.

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Andrade Returns at WWE Royal Rumble 2024

Here are all of the matches that took place tonight:

  • Men’s Royal Rumble Match: Competitors confirmed this far: Cody Rhodes, CM Punk, Shinsuke Nakamura, Bobby Lashley, Drew McIntyre, GUNTHER, Damian Priest, Kofi Kingston, Jimmy Uso, Santos Escobar, R-Truth, Carlito, Austin Theory, Grayson Waller
  • Women’s Royal Rumble Match: Competitors confirmed this far: Bayley, Nia Jax, Becky Lynch, Bianca Belair, Michin, Zelina Vega, Shotzi, Alba Fyre
  • Undisputed WWE Universal Championship Match: Roman Reigns (c) vs. LA Knight vs. AJ Styles vs. Randy Orton
  • WWE United States Championship Match: Logan Paul (c) vs. Kevin Owens

The WWE Network makes it easy for fans in the UK to watch this extravaganza back on demand from the comfort of their living rooms.

Available for a monthly fee of just £9.99 on a rolling contract, the network offers live streams of all WWE events, including WrestleMania, Royal Rumble, Money in The Bank, SummerSlam and Survivor Series.

Fans in the United States can also watch the full event back on demand via Peacock, the streaming service from NBC that is available from $5.99 a month (+tax) or $59.99 per year (+tax).

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