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WWE Royal Rumble coming to Minute Maid Park in 2020

The date is Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020.
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HOUSTON — Minute Maid Park is hosting the WWE’s Royal Rumble next year, the wrestling company announced Friday.

Fans attending this Sunday’s Elimination Chamber event at the Toyota Center get an exclusive pre-sale offer to buy tickets to the Royal Rumble before the general public, according to the WWE.

The date is Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020.

“We are thrilled to bring one of WWE’s biggest events of 2020 to Minute Maid Park,” said Janis Burke, CEO of the Harris County - Houston Sports Authority. “We look forward to WWE fans from around the world descending on Houston for the Royal Rumble.”

The event, which will stream live around the world on WWE Network, will feature a 30-Man Royal Rumble match, and a 30-Woman Royal Rumble match, with the winners of both matches receiving Championship opportunities at WrestleMania 36.

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