Found January 25, 2013 on Wrestling-Edge.com:
John: Welcome to the Royal Rumble Preview. There are five announced matches on this show including one match that is for the pre-show. It doesn’t shock me that only four matches are announced for the actual pay-per-view portion of the show when you consider the amount of time given to the matches.The Rumble match itself usually goes about 60 minutes (give or take), I expect CM Punk vs. The Rock to get over 30 minutes counting the video package, intros and the match. Then when you think about the tag title match and the World Title match both of them could be 20 minute matches as well. That’s over two hours of action right there. Throw in all the promos that are likely and it’s a full show. I would expect one or two matches added very late, but I have no idea what they will be other than perhaps some kind of random divas battle royal to determine a future number one contender. I really don’t know, though. That’s why we’re here to predict only the matches we know about.Joining me for ...
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