WWE 'Royal Rumble' 2021: Start Time, Card and How to Watch Online

The road to WrestleMania begins this Sunday as the 2021 Royal Rumble pay-per-view will go down to determine who will go on to the main event the "Show of the Immortals" in April.

Sixty men and women will enter their respective Royal Rumble matches this Sunday as the number one contenders to the top titles in the WWE are determined. Title matches will also be present at the Royal Rumble so it'll be a full night of action.

If you're looking to watch the Royal Rumble this weekend, here's everything you need to know.

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Drew McIntyre (left) takes on Goldberg at the Royal Rumble. WWE

WWE ROYAL RUMBLE 2021 START TIME

The 2021 Royal Rumble kickoff show begins Sunday, January 31, at 6 p.m. with the main show beginning at 7 p.m. EDT.

HOW TO WATCH THE ROYAL RUMBLE 2021 KICKOFF SHOW ONLINE

An hour before the main show, the WWE Royal Rumble Kickoff show will go live, to give fans background on the various matches as well as relevant backstage segments and interviews to hype up the night's events.

Fans can watch the Royal Rumble kickoff on the WWE Network, or the promotion's official Twitter, Facebook and Twitch channels.The official WWE YouTube channel will also have the kickoff show.

There's at least one match scheduled on the Kickoff shows, but WWE has yet to confirm what that bout will be.

HOW TO WATCH ROYAL RUMBLE 2021 ONLINE

This year's Royal Rumble can only be viewed through the WWE Network. The WWE Network is offering 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 online and on-the-go. The WWE Network is also available on PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S simply by searching "WWE Network" through the PlayStation and Microsoft stores, as well as with streaming devices like Roku and the Amazon Fire Stick.

ROYAL RUMBLE 2021 CARD

This Sunday's Royal Rumble pay-per-view has six matches confirmed including both Rumble matches.

Here's the entire card of the 2021 Royal Rumble pay-per-view including the current known participants of each Rumble match:

  • Roman Reigns (c) vs Kevin Owens—Last Man Standing Universal Championship Match
  • Drew McIntyre (c) vs Goldberg—WWE Championship Match
  • Sasha Banks (c) vs Carmella—SmackDown Women's Championship Match
  • Asuka and Charlotte Flair (c) vs Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler—Women's Tag Team Championship Match

Men's Royal Rumble Match:

  • Randy Orton
  • Edge
  • AJ Styles
  • Big E
  • Daniel Bryan
  • Sheamus
  • Jeff Hardy
  • Bobby Lashley
  • Jey Uso
  • Cesaro
  • The Miz
  • John Morrison
  • Otis
  • Sami Zayn
  • Shinsuke Nakamura
  • Dolph Ziggler
  • Mustafa Ali
  • Rey Mysterio
  • Dominik Mysterio

Women's Royal Rumble Match:

  • Shayna Baszler
  • Alexa Bliss
  • Peyton Royce
  • Bianca Belair
  • Bayley
  • Charlotte Flair
  • Nia Jax
  • Mandy Rose
  • Dana Brooke
  • Tamina
  • Liv Morgan
  • Ruby Riott

Are you excited for Sunday's show? Who do you think will win each Rumble match? Let us know in the comments section.