Ranking the Royal Rumble: The top 25

Ranking each and every Royal Rumble match from 1 to 25 in advance of tonight's (Jan. 27, 2013) 26th Rumble in Phoenix, Arizona. Which year comes in at number one? Find out here.

Over the past month, we've taken a look back at each and every Royal Rumble match in history, starting with 1988 and ending last year, all in anticipation of tonight's (Jan. 27, 2013) 26th event at the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona.

And because we're such marks for rankings and countdown lists, we've put together our list of the top 25 Rumble matches from worst to first. Click each match to go to the corresponding post for that Rumble Rewind.

Let's get it:

25. Royal Rumble 1999
24. Royal Rumble 2012
23. Royal Rumble 1988
22. Royal Rumble 1995
21. Royal Rumble 1996
20. Royal Rumble 2000
19. Royal Rumble 2010
18. Royal Rumble 1989
17. Royal Rumble 1991
16. Royal Rumble 1993
15. Royal Rumble 2003
14. Royal Rumble 2005
13. Royal Rumble 2008
12. Royal Rumble 2009
11. Royal Rumble 1997
10. Royal Rumble 1994
9. Royal Rumble 2007
8. Royal Rumble 2004
7. Royal Rumble 2002
6. Royal Rumble 1998
5. Royal Rumble 1990
4. Royal Rumble 2001
3. Royal Rumble 2006
2. Royal Rumble 2011
1. Royal Rumble 1992

Agree? Disagree? Major gripe? Let's hear it.

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