Royal Rumble 2023 Has The Largest Gate In Event History

The Royal Rumble is raking in the money.

Royal Rumble season is quickly approaching come January and already in November, the event is making big money moves. WWE announced  that Royal Rumble 2023 is the biggest gate in companies history at $5 million, surpassing the previous best in 2017. As of this writing, nothing has been revealed as far as a card for the event, but we do know that Royal Rumble will be taking place in San Antonio, Texas on January 28th.

WWE Royal Rumble 2023 — slated for Saturday, January 28 — has broken the company’s record for the largest gate in the event’s 36-year history. Over the weekend, Royal Rumble surpassed the $5M mark and previous record holder from 2017 — the last time the event was held at San Antonio’s AlamoDome. This carries a 2022 trend into 2023 where WWE set gate records for many of its events, including WrestleMania, Extreme Rules and Crown Jewel.


WrestleTix reported this week that WWE had distributed 30,361 tickets of the 33,874 seats available with the Alamodome’s current set up for the event.

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