The updates keep rolling in regarding the Royal Rumble this evening. Here are the latest rumblings and rumors going around backstage at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas, the site of tonight's show.
Mike Johnson reported on a PWInsider.com Elite update that WWE Hall of Famer Sting is expected to be a significant part of the upcoming Saudi Arabia live event in February, with the possibility that he may even return to the ring to wrestle for one more match at that event.
While nothing has been confirmed as of this writing, the aforementioned Mike Johnson report adds that conversations about Sting working the Saudi Arabia event are so far along that he may actually show up tonight at the WWE Royal Rumble 2020 pay-per-view to begin whatever story line is necessary to set up the match in Saudi Arabia.
The WWE Hall of Famer lives in Texas, where tonight's show is located, and depending on the direction, could easily be brought in as a late move to avoid the surprise leaking online if and when Sting is spotted in his gear backstage at the host venue for tonight's PPV.
For those wondering if Sting's rumored return match would be against The Undertaker, the current talk within WWE is not tied into that direction on any level, so it would seem unlikely that the long-awaited, highly-anticipated "Dream Match" between "The Icon" and "The Dead Man" is going to come out of this return.
In addition to the many *spoiler* updates we have provided thus far, we are currently organizing and confirming a number of additional news updates and rumors from backstage at the venue for tonight's PPV in Houston.
As noted earlier this afternoon, a big-name legend has been brought in to Houston for the WWE Royal Rumble PPV tonight for a specific reason. Read the full details on that update right here at eWrestling by clicking here.
Another update surfaced and was published moments later regarding an additional established WWE character making a surprise appearance in the 30-man Royal Rumble match tonight.
Read the latest updates and *spoilers* from behind-the-scenes in Houston, TX. for tonight's WWE Royal Rumble PPV below.
- WWE ROYAL RUMBLE DAY-OF *SPOILERS* & BACKSTAGE UPDATES
* WWE Royal Rumble *SPOILERS* #1: Big Name "Brought In To Houston" For PPV
* WWE Royal Rumble *SPOILERS* #2: Established Character To Debut In Royal Rumble Match?
* WWE Royal Rumble *SPOILERS* #3: Undertaker, Shane McMahon, 2 Former World Champions Backstage
CRAZY amount of #SPOILERS & rumors making rounds backstage @MinuteMaidParks for #WWEHouston-hosted #WWE #RoyalRumble2020 PPV TONIGHT#STING to make IN-RING comeback at #SaudiArabia show, returning at #RoyalRumble + #UNDERTAKER IS IN THE BUILDING
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— Matt Boone (@MattBoone1984) January 26, 2020
Check out some ADDITIONAL WWE Royal Rumble *spoilers* and backstage rumors via the following articles posted right here at eWrestling in the past few days leading up to tonight's PPV:
WWE Royal Rumble Results From Houston, Texas (Jan. 26, 2020)
* WATCH: WWE Superstars Practice Royal Rumble Spots At WWE Performance Center Ahead Of Tonight's PPV (VIDEO)
* UPDATED: WWE Royal Rumble *SPOILERS* -- Expected Men & Women's Royal Rumble Match Winners
* WWE Royal Rumble Spoiler Update: Surprise Entrants In Women's Royal Rumble Match
* Edge's Status For 2020 WWE Royal Rumble 30-Man Match In Houston, TX.
* Late Additions & Changes To Lineup For WWE Royal Rumble 2020 Pay-Per-View
* *Spoiler* Legend Confirmed For Royal Rumble PPV, WWE's Plans For Him Revealed
* WWE Royal Rumble *Spoilers* & Updates: Expected Rumble Match Winner, Lesnar's WM36 Opponent
* The Undertaker Spotted At WWE PC Ahead Of Royal Rumble (Photo), Update On Possible Surprise Entrants
* WWE Royal Rumble Updates For 1/26 PPV In Houston: New Title & Gimmick Matches, More
* *Spoiler* Update: WWE Legend Reportedly A "Lock" For Surprise Return In 30-Man Royal Rumble Match
* WWE Royal Rumble Betting Odds For 1/26 PPV In Houston, TX. (Possible *Spoilers*)
* Update On Rumors Of WWE Hall Of Fame Legend Edge Returning In 2020 Royal Rumble Match
* Backstage News On Brock Lesnar Being Placed In Royal Rumble Match To Set Up WrestleMania 36 Match
* WWE Royal Rumble Spoiler Updates Around-The-Clock On Our Social Media Outlet (...)
- WATCH: Superstars Stop By WWE Performance Center To Practice Various Royal Rumble Spots Before Tonight's PPV (*SPOILER* VIDEO)
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