WWE Royal Rumble 2020: Start Time and How to Watch Online

The road to WrestleMania begins with the Royal Rumble. One man and one woman will emerge victorious over 29 competitors to earn a championship opportunity at this year's WrestleMania.

WWE's Royal Rumble event takes place in Houston, Texas and features the top stars in the company. The rumble is always a place for surprise returns and memorable moments.

Brock Lesnar enters the Men's Royal Rumble match in the number-one spot, and the WWE Champion believes there is no one worthy of facing him one-on-one. So he'll prove it by winning this year's Royal Rumble. Can someone overcome "The Beast," or will Lesnar win and assert his dominance?

If you're looking to watch the 2020 Royal Rumble, here are the start times and stream details worth knowing.

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This year's Royal Rumble begins at 5 p.m. EST with the Kickoff Show and the main card starting at 7 p.m. EST. It'll likely end between 10:30 and 11 p.m. EST.


As mentioned above, the TLC Kickoff show begins at 5 p.m. EST, and fans can watch it for free on the WWE Network as well as these social media accounts: YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Twitch and on WWE.com.

Fans can enjoy more background on the upcoming matches and exclusive interviews with the superstars. There is no match confirmed for the Kickoff, but there is usually at least one to get the crowd going.

Head over to the official WWE YouTube channel to see the Kickoff Show.


WWE offers a free trial for one month by signing up with a credit card. Fans can cancel their subscription at any time.

Download the WWE Network app on iOS and Android devices to watch it online and on-the-go. The WWE Network is also available on PS4 and Xbox One, simply by searching "WWE Network" on the PlayStation and Microsoft stores, as well as on streaming devices like Roku and the Amazon Fire Stick.

Aside from both traditional Royal Rumble matches, fans will be treated to a few title bouts. Here's the current list of matches on the Royal Rumble 2020 card:

  • Roman Reigns vs Baron Corbin - Falls Count Anywhere Match
  • Becky Lynch (c) vs Asuka - RAW Women's Championship Match
  • Bayley (c) vs Lacey Evans - SmackDown Women's Championship Match
  • Men's Royal Rumble Match
  • Women's Royal Rumble Match
  • Shorty G vs Sheamus
  • Andrade (c) vs Humberto Carrillo
  • "The Fiend" (c) vs Daniel Bryan - WWE Universal Championship Match

What do you think of the Royal Rumble 2020 card? Which match will steal the show? Let us know in the comments section.

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