Top 10 Royal Rumble Winners Who Failed to Win the World Title at that Years Wrestlemania

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Winning the Royal Rumble guarantees a superstar the right to challenge for the World title at that years WrestleMania however for the many that win and go on to win the title at WrestleMania here are the 10 Royal Rumble winners who failed to win the world title at That Years WrestleMania.

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1 Shawn Michaels - 1995 Shawn Michaels - 1995 Shawn Michaels was born on July 22, 1965 . He is an American professional wrestler. He is the first wrestler to win all the titles the WWE could have offered. He is known for his moves and looks. His nickname provided by WWE is HBK (Heart Break Kid). He was in DX (Degeneration X) a tag team with Triple ...read more.

An extreme accomplishment, sucks he lost at WM! - EliHbk

Michaels made history by being the firsr winner to enter at #1 and win however Shawn wasn't as lucky in his WrestleMania XI match against Diesil. - egnomac

2 The Rock - 2000 The Rock - 2000 Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American and Canadian actor, producer and semi-retired professional wrestler, signed with WWE.

Rock wins the Rumble only to be screwed over by Mr.McMahon who helped Triple H to retain the title. - egnomac

3 Alberto Del Rio - 2011 Alberto Del Rio - 2011 José Alberto Rodríguez best known as Alberto Del Rio is a Mexican professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist.  
4 John Cena - 2008 John Cena - 2008 John Felix Anthony Cena Jr. (/ˈsiːnə/; born April 23, 1977) is an American professional wrestler, rapper, actor, and reality television show host signed to WWE, where he is assigned to the SmackDown brand. ...read more.

Cena cashed in his WrestleMania opportunity at No Way Out against Orton won via DQ then got put in a triple threat match with Orton & Triple H and still lost. - egnomac

5 Edge - 2010 Edge - 2010 Adam Joseph Copeland is a Canadian actor and retired professional wrestler. He is best known for his time with the American professional wrestling promotion WWE, where he performed under the ring name Edge.
6 Lex Luger - 1994 Lex Luger - 1994 Lawrence Wendell "Larry" Pfohl better known by his ring name, Lex Luger, is an American retired professional wrestler, television producer and football player currently working with WWE on their wellness policy.

Both Luger & Bret Hart won the 1995 Royal Rumble and both each recieved a WWE Championship match Hart won the title while Luger got saddled witn a DQ. - egnomac

7 Roman Reigns 2015 Roman Reigns 2015 Leati Joseph "Joe" Anoa'i (Roman Reigns) was born on May 25, 1985. He is an American professional wrestler and former professional Canadian football player. ...read more.

Brock Lesnar pretty much dominated the whole match until Roman got the upperhand only for Seth Rollins to run in and cash in his Money in the Bank briefcase and won the title. - egnomac

8 Randy Orton - 2009 Randy Orton - 2009 Randal Keith "Randy" Orton is an American professional wrestler and actor who is signed with WWE, where he is a member of the SmackDown brand. He is a 12-time world champion, having held the WWE World Championship eight times and the World Heavyweight Championship four times.
9 Stone Cold - 1997 Stone Cold - 1997 Steve Austin (born Steven James Anderson on December 18, 1964, later Steven James Williams), better known by his ring name "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, is an American actor, media personality, producer, and retired professional wrestler who is signed to a legends contract for WWE. ...read more.

Stone Cold won the 1997 Rumble but due to controversy Austins title oportunity at WrestleMania was revoked although Austin's Royal Rumble win in 1997 still stands it would be another year before Austin would win the WWE Championships at WrestleMania XIV. - egnomac

10 Batista - 2014 Batista - 2014 David Michael "Dave" Bautista Jr. is an American actor and former professional mixed martial artist and professional wrestler.

Originally Batista was set to win the title at WrestleMania XXX but WWE was forced to change all that following the backlash from the Royal Rumble and put Daniel Bryan in the match leading to Bryan winning the title by forcing Batista to tap. - egnomac

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