The winner of the Royal Rumble remains one of the most privileged positions in the company. Handpicked to contest a main event at Wrestlemania, those that have gone the distance is a Who's Who of the WWE.
From Hulk Hogan to Shawn Michaels, Undertaker to Ric Flair and Vince McMahon to Steve Austin, the list is a legendary collection of Hall of Famers.
What makes this years contest perhaps one of the most interesting, is that the WWE is changing ,with younger superstars gaining prominence and attention, whilst many of the veterans are either injured or now retired.
What follows is a look at just who might win the Royal Rumble 2011.