- WWE’s original plans for the Royal Rumble pre-show called for a large team match that would have included superstars from WWE as well as NXT. The decision was made a week or two ago for Antonio Cesaro to wrestle The Miz on the pre-show and to hold an NXT tournament at the Royal Rumble fan fest this weekend, with the winner earning a spot in the Rumble match.
– Former WWE Diva Stacy Keibler tweeted the following about her new Supermarket Superstars show on the Lifetime network:
— Stacy Keibler (@StacyKeibler) January 25, 2013
– Ryback spoke spoke to FOX 10 News in Phoenix to promote this weekend’s Royal Rumble Fan Fest: