WWE announced on Monday night that Alberto Del Rio will be defending his U.S Title against Kalisto at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view event.
Royal Rumble takes place on January 24, 2016, at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. It will be the 29th event in Royal Rumble history and the first WWE pay-per-view of 2016. This event will air on the WWE Network and some traditional pay-per-view outlets.
Down below is the updated card for the event:
- 30-Man Royal Rumble WWE Title Match: Roman Reigns (champion), Big Show, Curtis Axel, Ryback, Bray Wyatt, Braun Strowman, Luke Harper, Erick Rowan, Dolph Ziggler, Chris Jericho, Kalisto, Dean Ambrose, Kofi Kingston, Big E, Xavier Woods, Brock Lesnar, Stardust, Goldust, Kevin Owens, Jimmy Uso, Jey Uso, Titus O'Neil, Alberto Del Rio, Sheamus, Mark Henry, D-Von Dudley, Bubba Ray Dudley, Adam Rose, Heath Slater, Bo Dallas.
- Last Man Standing Intercontinental Title Match: Dean Ambrose © vs. Kevin Owens
- WWE Divas Title Match: Charlotte © vs. Becky Lynch.
- WWE U.S Title Match: Alberto Del Rio © vs. Kalisto