As we noted yesterday, WWE has announced that the 2017 Royal Rumble will take place at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX on Sunday, January 29, 2017. It is the 20th anniversary of the 1997 Royal Rumble, which took place at the Alamodome in San Antonio in front of 60,525, which is still the largest crowd for the event in its history.
- Triple H commented on WWE Royal Rumble in San Antonio by Tweeting the following:
A return 20 years in the making...— Triple H (@TripleH) September 30, 2016
January 29, 2017 the #RoyalRumble returns to San Antonio @Alamodome. You never know who will show up... pic.twitter.com/eKFai1pXtB