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Two new names added to Royal Rumble matches

The New Year’s Revolution edition of SmackDown gave us two more names for the Royal Rumble matches taking place at the premium live event of the same name on Jan. 27 in Tampa’s Tropicana Field.

During the course of the Jan. 5 episode, 2021 Rumble winner Bianca Belair declared for the Women’s match. She’ll face fellow entrant Bayley on next Friday’s show. Bobby Lashley also declared as part of his plan to get back to being The All Mighty in 2024.

Both have officially been added to their respective match line-ups on

Women’s Royal Rumble entrants:

• Bayley
• Nia Jax
• Becky Lynch
• Bianca Belair

Men’s Royal Rumble entrants —

• Cody Rhodes
• CM Punk
• Shinsuke Nakamura
• Bobby Lashley

Last night’s show also finalized two title matches for Royal Rumble 2024 to go along with the two signature battle royals: Universal champion Roman Reigns defending in a 4Way against LA Knight, AJ Styles & Randy Orton, and Kevin Owens challenging United States champ Logan Paul.

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