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By Mike Johnson on 2023-01-30 10:20:00

WWE is extremely happy with the performance of the Royal Rumble event over the weekend, can confirm. is told that those in the company are "extremely thrilled" with the event's viewership on Peacock.  We are hearing that the viewership was well, well up from last year's live Rumble viewership in great numbers.

Paul Levesque stated during the post-Rumble media conference that the event in San Antonio at the Alamodome was the largest Rumble live gate in the history of the event, which dates back to January 1989 as a PPV.  Levesque also stated the company hit their highest sponsorship numbers for the event as well.

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