The 5th Annual Royal Rumble battle royal, with the vacant WWF Title going to the winner, WWF Intercontinental Championship: The Mountie vs. Roddy Piper, WWF Tag Team Championship: The Leigon of Doom vs The Natural Disasters, The Beverly Brothers vs. The Bushwackers, The Orient Express vs. The New Foundation
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Haku and Nikolai Volkoff replaced MartyJannetty and Nasty Boy BrianKnobbs in the RoyalRumble Match. Marty Jannetty was super kicked by Shawn Michaels into the Barber shop window a week early before the Rumble and Brian Knobbs had a separated shoulder after getting into a fight with 3 fans a few weeks before the Rumble. RowdyRoddyPiper replaced Bret Hitman Hart in the match for the Intercontinental title against The Mountie. Bret Harts temperature was 102 degrees and was too sick to wrestle on the day of the Rumble. See more
Announcer Gorilla Monsoon said Ted DiBiase was in the Royal Rumble match the year before but he wasn't, he was in a Tag Team Match with Virgil against Dustin & Dusty Rhodes. See more
Followed by WWE Extreme Rules