Khali eliminates Jackson right before Hunico enters at No. 16. The second announcer of the match enters at No. 17 when Booker t jumps into the ring from the announce table. Booker goes right after Rhodes, which receives "Booker T" chants from the crowd.
Miz attempts to eliminate Kingston, but he does a handstand and walks on his hands for a good seven feet to get his feet on the steps and avoid elimination.
Dolph Ziggler enters the Rumble at No. 18 right after losing to Punk for the WWE title.
The very first Royal Rumble winner, "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan, comes out to huge pop at No. 19. He lasts a short time though as he is eliminated by Rhodes. Rhodes then manages to get rid of Khali and Booker.
Now all three announcers have entered as Michael Cole is in at No. 20, ugly singlet and all. Cole does nothing but poses for the crowd.
Another woman and return is in at No. 21 when Kharma comes back and knocks down Cole. Cole climbs on the outside to the apron to avoid Kharma when Booker and Lawler eliminate him from the outside. Kharma then eliminates Hunico.
Ziggler ends her run as he throws her over the top rope.
"The Great White" Sheamus is in at No. 22 and takes control, eliminating Kingston in the process.
"Oh you didn't know?" "Road Dogg" Jesse James comes out to a big pop at No. 23 and does his famous shake, rattle and roll.
Jey Uso enters next at No. 24 and takes it to Road Dogg. More fighting ensues when "The All-American American" Jack Swagger enters at No. 25 to give Guerrero two clients in the match.
Wade Barrett walks into the match at No. 26 and takes out nearly everyone in the match and eliminates Road Dogg.
David Otunga is out next at No. 27, which is always touted as the most successful of numbers in the Rumble.
The hometown boy Randy Orton is out at No. 28 and goes right after Barrett.
Orton hits Barrett with an RKO and throws him over the top rope.
Next out is Chris Jericho at No. 29 and actually does something besides smiling by eliminating Otunga.
The coveted spot of No. 30 went to Big Show who quickly rid of Swagger, Rhodes and Miz
The final four comes down to Sheamus, Orton, Jericho and Big Show.
Orton eliminates Show, who is then eliminated by Jericho.
It's then Jericho and Sheamus as the final two.
Sheamus and Jericho go back and forth in a great exchange when Sheamus finally eliminates Jericho to win the 2012 Royal Rumble.
Sheamus will now have a well-deserved championship opportunity at WrestleMania.