• Ronda Rousey’s WrestleMania 38 Opponent Revealed
Former RAW Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey is scheduled to return to WWE programming at tonight’s Royal Rumble 2022 premiere live event.
She will plant seeds for her WrestleMania 38 program tonight.
Her new contract is for 1 year and she’ll be a member of the SmackDown roster, although she will work a few RAW shows too, including this Monday’s show.
According to the Wrestling Observer, Charlotte Flair vs. Ronda Rousey for the SmackDown Women’s Championship is going to be one of the top matches of WrestleMania 38.
Rousey and Charlotte faced off in a Champion vs. Champion match at Survivor Series 2018, which ended in a DQ when Charlotte brutally assaulted Ronda with a Kendo Stick and a Steel Chair.
Other matches that are planned for WrestleMania 38 are Brock Lesnar vs. Roman Reigns and Becky Lynch vs. Bianca Belair.
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• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (January 29, 2006) – WWE Royal Rumble 2006
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on January 29, 2006, World Wrestling Entertainment aired their annual ‘Royal Rumble’ event LIVE on PPV from the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.
The winner of the Royal Rumble match earned the right to challenge either the WWE Heavyweight Champion (RAW) or the World Heavyweight Champion (SmackDown!) for the title in one of the main events of WrestleMania 22.
Cruiserweight Open- WWE Cruiserweight Championship: Gregory Helms defeated Kid Kash (c), Funaki, Jamie Noble, Nunzio and Paul London
Mickie James defeated Ashley
The Boogeyman defeated John “Bradshaw” Layfield
Rey Mysterio won the 30-man Royal Rumble match
WWE Championship: John Cena defeated Edge (c)
World Heavyweight Championship: Kurt Angle (c) defeated Mark Henry