Backstage News on Miz Turning Face, Royal Rumble Update, More
- WWE has confirmed that this year’s Royal Rumble main event will feature 30 Superstars. The 2012 match also featured 30 Superstars but the 2011 match had 40 Superstars for the first time ever.
– In case you missed it in yesterday’s updated press release for the WWE Royal Rumble Fan Fest in Phoenix on January 26th, WWE will be holding a tournament where the winner will receive a guaranteed slot in the Rumble main event. NXT stars are also scheduled to wrestle at the Fan Fest. The Fan Fest will also feature live musical performances, food trucks, three interactive Superstar Q&A panels plus a lot more.
– Within WWE, there has been some second-guessing the recent babyface turn for The Miz. The feeling is that while things may have started rough, officials feel that it will work out in the long run.
Partial source: F4Wonline.com