The Royal Rumble is one of the WWE’s most prestigious events of all-time.
The pay-per-view has hosted some of the greatest contests in history and the Rumble match itself has been responsible for the emergence of some of the company’s biggest stars.
Now the second most-purchased PPV on the WWE calendar, events such as the Rock’s eagerly anticipated in-ring return promise to make the 2013 Royal Rumble a truly memorable spectacle.
But which Rumble traditions will we see repeat themselves this year?
This article identifies some of the most noteworthy Royal Rumble traditions and the chances of them recurring this year.