Very early on in the Royal Rumble’s rich history, it was decided that the winner would be rewarded with an automatic title shot at WrestleMania. Obviously fighting for the championship on the biggest stage that pro wrestling has to offer means an awful lot to every Rumble winner.
You may know some of the fun stats about the Royal Rumble itself, but have you ever stopped to think about what happens to every winner between the time they toss their last opponent over the top rope and the time the bell rings for the WrestleMania main event?
This handy infographic from CostumeSuperCenter.com details exactly who did (and didn’t) go on to ultimate glory at WrestleMania.
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