Royal Rumble 2024 LIVE: Bayley WINS surprise-packed women’s match to punch her ticket to WrestleMania, as event goes down just one day after Vince McMahon resigns in disgrace




Follow Mail Sport’s live blog for the latest updates from the 2024 Royal Rumble where CM Punk will make his in-ring return.

After joining the preshow crew, Jelly Roll has rolled his way to the main broadcast

The United States Title match is up next between Logan Paul and Kevin Owens

Paul recently announced that he and WWE agreed to extend his deal with the company

Roman Reigns retains… who would of guessed it

After hitting AJ Styles with a spear the Bloodline’s reign of terror will continue as Roman Reigns march closer to being the longest holder of the title in the modern era.

WWE waisted no time releasing Jade Cargill merch after her long-overdue debut

RKO’s fly everywhere…. and then the regularly scheduled interference happens

Orton hit all three competitors with his finishing move with extreme quickness and looked poised to pin Reigns for the title only for… you guessed it Solo Sikoa to interfere with the match and assault everyone but Reigns.

After three years and counting WWE is still using the same played out script for every single Reigns match

Sikoa took himself out of action by running through the barricade after failing to pulvierze Styles against it

Reigns has begun to take control of the match as he wears down Knight in a the ring

Orton and Styles have been temporarily taken out of commission outside of the ring

The action has started off with Orton taking Reigns outside of the ring

Meanwhile Knight and Styles are squaring up between the ropes as the crowd yells ‘YEAH” every time Knight lands a successful blow

LA Knight received a massive yet expected ‘YEAHHH’ from the crowd during his ring announcement

Reigns on the other hand was greeted to silence with some light boos in the background

Slim Jim has pulled a 360 quicker than a 1,2,3 count

Slim Jim had announced yesterday that they were pulling a sponsorship today before news ermerged the company changed their mind. The Slim Jim sponsorship spot just took place on air so it seems the fences Vince McMahon broke have been mended for now at least.

Next up here comes the fatal 4-way for the Universal Championship

Randy Orton, AJ Styles, and LA Knight will be trying to FINALLLLLLLYYYYY take the title belt of Roman Reigns to end the Bloodlines long drawn out reign of terror

After winning her first Royal Rumble, Bayley is now set to have the first singles match of her legendary career at a WrestleMania


Your winner of the 2024 Women’s Royal Rumble is Bayley. The tension between Bayley and the rest of Damage Control surely won’t get even worse going forward…. right?

Bayley, Liv Morgan, and Jade Cargil are our final three

For what it’s worth my money is on Bayley at this point

Naomi has been eliminated after a record one hour and five minutes of ring time

The match is down to the final three combants

Liv Morgan is back as the final entrant

Morgan has been missing in action for months due to a shoulder injury at the hands of Women’s World Champion Rhea Ripley

Tiffany Stratton enters her first Royal Rumble

One of NXT’s most promising stars is enterting her first career Royal Rumble and immediately hits a Swanton into the crowd of superstars.

Stratton was eliminated after being knocked off the apron after trying to pull Bianca Belair down by her signature pony tail


Jade Cargill has finally made her long awaited WWE in ring debuted after signing from All Elite Wreslting last year

Nia Jax is throwing women out of the ring like the bouncer after the club closes

Jax is up to her 8th elimination of the night

Sources have told Daily Mail that Hulk Hogan is in attendance and watching from a suite

R Truth has stolen Valhalla No. 24 spot

Jax quicklyb threw Truth out the ring after he looked around and asked where are the guys in classic Truth confussion.

GM Adam Pearce overruled Truth’s theviery only for Valhalla to be eliminated in five seconds due to the distraction

The submission magician Shayna Baszler comes in at No. 23

Baszler was close with Ronda Rousey before Rousey left the company.

Here comes THE MANNNNN

Becky Lynch makes her way into the ring as entrant No. 21 and goes straight after her long time rival Nia Jax

Belair’s elimination of Grace looked a little bit painful

Shotzi is riding her way to the ring in her signature tank

If only she could get the tank in the ring she’d have a very big advantage

No. 19 is the Irresistible Force Nia Jax

Jax has been one of the most dominant women in the Rumble throughout her career but is yet to win the match

SHOOOOOSHHHHHHH!!!!!!! Maxine Duprie is making a beeline to the ring

Will the Alpha Academy member pull off the massive upset tonight?

Zelina Vega’s entrance pops the crowd

Some cleverly designed wings on her back made for yet another special entrance from the Queen of the Ring

Xia Lia comes in and is putting her educated feet to work

She waisted no time delivering a few quick kicks to the faces of her opponents

Piper Nevin is here and wreaking havoc with a quickness as the latest entrant

Kairi Sane pulled off an amazing spot to stay in the match

She only lasted a few seconds after this incredible effort

Chelsea Green emerges as the 14th competitor

Last year she set the record for the quickets woman ever eliminated from the Rumble after lasting only five seconds

The Tag Champs are gone

Auska and Kairi Sane have both been eliminated in quick succession

Kayden Carter makes her way to the ring

The other half of the former tag team champions is on her way to save her partner Katana Chance

Here comes the girl with the shiniest Wizard

Teegan Knox is making her way to the ring just after LaRae gets eliminated thanks to a group effort from Damage Control

Here comes the second half of the Tag Team Champs

Kairi Sane makes her way to the ring as the numbers grow for Damage Control…. Is Bayley safe from her teammates though ?

Here comes the EST of WWE

Bianca Belair is in the ring trying to win her second Royal Rumble in Tampa Bay

Here comes one of the former Tag Team Champions

Katana Chance has entered the ring and is going straight for Auska

Hartwell’s heart must hurt

Indi Hartwell is the first wreslter eliminated from the rumble

Here comes the second member of Damage Control

One half of the Women’s Tag Team Champions, Auska has entered the Rumble at No. 7….. Bayley does not seem happy to see her ‘teammate’

Our spoiler alert was spot on !!!!

TNA Knockouts Champion Jordynne Grace has entered the Rumble at No. 5, she took the TNA title from Naomi earlier this month

Candace LeRae is making her way to the ring as entrant No. 4

She waisted no time throwing hands with the other competitors in the ring

Bayley has entered the Rumble at No. 3

The first member of Damage Control has entered the match

The fans are showering Naomi with loads of welcome back chants as the bell rings

NAOMIIII is back!!!!!!!! It’s time to feel the GLOW

After spending some time doing great work in TNA Impact, Namoi makes her return to WWE as the second entrant. She previously left WWE after walking out with Sasha Banks (aka Mercedes Mone)

After much anticipation the first entrant in the Women’s Royal Rumble is …….

Pat Mcafee has made a surprise appearance and joined the commentary desk for tonight’s show

The preshow has concluded and tonight’s show is underway

We are only moments away from our first of four highly anticipated matches

Some quick words from the most controversial man in wrestling not named Vince McMahon but he makes his grand return to the Royal Rumble match

The Weekend has become the first artist to author the official theme song of WrestleMania for five years in a row

Country music star Jelly Roll has joined the pre show as we move closer to tonight’s in-ring action

A quick check in with the man, the myth, the legend, Paul Heyman ahead of tonight’s fatal 4-way

Potential SPOILER alert loading…

According to PWinsider TNA Knockouts Champion Jordynne Grace is slated to appear in the Women’s Royal Rumble

The Road to WrestleMania starts tonight as the WM40 sign has made it’s appearance

The creative masterminds are in the building, any guesses what surprises Triple HHH and Shawn Michaels have in store tonight??

Zelina Vega gets chauffeured into the arena in style!!! Can the first ever Queen of the Ring pull off her first Royal Rumble win tonight?

Who could make a surprise appearance tonight?

CM Punk, Cody Rhodes and Gunther are among those expected to star in the men’s match, while the likes of Bayley and Becky Lynch are among the favourites to win the women’s Rumble ahead of potential bouts against Iyo Sky and Rhea Ripley respectively.

Although all eyes will be on who will win the matches, there are often some surprise entrants in the bouts, from celebrities, to legends and returning stars.

Here, Mail Sport takes a look at some of the names that could feature at this year’s premium live event as the rumour mill goes into overdrive just days from the spectacle.

Who are the favourites to be crowned Royal Rumble champion?

As anticipation builds towards the Rumble, make sure you check out the latest odds for the event – with CM Punk odds-on favourite.

But what odds has the Rock been given – and what about Gunther and Cory Rhodes?

Hello and welcome!

Welcome to Mail Sport’s live coverage of Royal Rumble 2024!

There’s just under 80 minutes until this massive event is underway. There are a whole host of superstars set to be on show including CM Punk, Cody Rhodes, Logan Paul and The Rock.

This is one of the biggest events in wrestling – strap yourselves in and prepare for a huge night of action! We’ll bring you all the latest minute-by-minute updates.