Batista wins the 2014 WWE Royal Rumble!

Royal RumbleThe Royal Rumble is one of WWE’s most iconic events and this year saw old fan favourite Batista win the event which ensures that he’ll meet the WWE champion, whoever that is, at Wrestlemania. Batista entered the contest as contestant number 28 and went on the rampage, eliminating three consecutive wrestlers: Erick Rowan, Ryback and Alberto Del Rio.

In the end he was left with just Reigns and Batista and after a little scuffling and when Reigns tried to whip Batista over the rope but Batista reversed to allow him the honour of facing the WWE champion at Wrestlemania.  Poor Reigns was on a role having eliminated 12 wrestlers, the highest by any Royal Rumble contestant.