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Cult Hero WWE Superstar reveals if he was asked to RETURN for Royal Rumble

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Former WWE Superstar Maven Huffman recently expressed his enthusiasm about the possibility of returning to the Royal Rumble match.

Speaking on the Cafe de Rene podcast, Maven shared his thoughts on a potential comeback. Despite his eagerness, he confirmed that WWE has not yet reached out to him for this year’s event.

“If it’s happening, I haven’t got the call yet. I know people would like me, ‘It’d be a great spot.’ I haven’t got the call yet, I haven’t heard anything,” Maven stated.

Maven’s Memorable WWE Royal Rumble Moments

Maven’s history with the Royal Rumble is marked by some unforgettable moments, particularly in the 2002 match. It was during this event that he achieved a shocking elimination of The Undertaker, a move that left fans and commentators alike in awe.

However, The Undertaker soon exacted his revenge, assaulting Maven around the arena. In the following year, Maven once again confronted The Undertaker with a dropkick but failed to eliminate him and was quickly ousted from the match by the Deadman.

These appearances in 2002 and 2003 remain Maven’s only participation in the Royal Rumble. In total, he spent 11 minutes and 53 seconds in the match across both years and has one elimination to his name.

Maven’s Legacy and WWE Fan Support

Maven’s potential return to the Royal Rumble has been a topic of interest among wrestling fans. His unexpected elimination of The Undertaker in 2002 left a lasting impression, making him a cult hero in the wrestling community.

Despite his limited appearances in the Royal Rumble, Maven has garnered a dedicated fan base that continues to support and reminisce about his memorable moments in WWE.


  • Has Maven been contacted for a Royal Rumble return?
    • No, Maven has not yet received a call from WWE regarding a return for the Royal Rumble.
  • What is Maven’s most memorable Royal Rumble moment?
    • His most notable moment was eliminating The Undertaker in the 2002 Royal Rumble.
  • How many times has Maven appeared in the Royal Rumble?
    • Maven has appeared in the Royal Rumble twice, in 2002 and 2003.
  • How long did Maven last in his Royal Rumble appearances?
    • Maven lasted a combined total of 11 minutes and 53 seconds in his Royal Rumble appearances.
  • What is Maven’s current status with WWE?
    • As of now, Maven is not actively involved with WWE and has not been approached for a return to the Royal Rumble.
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