January 24, 2005
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler

    • Chris Masters defeated ????? -dark match-..
    • Simon Dean defeated Jared Steele..
    • Victoria defeated Molly Holly..
    • The Hurricane & Rosey defeated Jeremy Young & Chad Collyer..
    • Shelton Benjamin defeated Rhyno..

  2. TAG MATCH: Shawn Michaels & Chris Jericho & Chris Benoit defeated Edge & Christian & Tyson Tomko..

  3. IN THE RING: Stacy Keibler & Danny Hodge + Jim Ross + Triple H & Ric Flair + Randy Orton..
    • Stacy Keibler announces that today had been named Jim Ross Day in the State of Oklahoma!
    • Stacy Keibler then introduces one of JR's heros, the legendary Danny Hodge (age 72)! who jumped over the top rope!
    • Stacy Keibler then called Jim Ross into the ring...... where he was given a standing ovation from the fans!
    • A video package is shown featuring Jim Ross and comments about being from the state of Oklahoma..
    • Jim Ross started giving a speech but is quickly interrupted by Triple H and Ric Flair..
    • Triple H insulted the crowd saying they are so boring there's nothing else going on besides Jim Ross?
    • Triple H & Ric Flair then make fun of the Oklahoma Sooners losing to Southern California..
    • Triple H says that it should be Triple H day, because then there would be something worth celebrating..
    • Triple H told Jim Ross & Danny Hodge to hit the brick, but grabbed Stacy Keibler by the wrist and dragged her back..
    • Jim Ross came back to defend himself, as well as the honor of Stacy Keibler, and stands up to Triple H..
    • Ric Flair snuck behind Jim Ross and gave him a low blow! Danny Hodge went after Triple H with a forearm smash!!
    • Ric Flair knocked Danny Hodge down and out from behind, and Triple H again grabbed Stacy and demanded she kiss him!
    • Triple H then changed his mind about the kiss and tried to Pedigree her, but Randy Orton made the save!

  4. BACKSTAGE: Triple H & Ric Flair + Candice Michelle..
    • Triple H pulls up Candice Michelle's dress for a peak and she runs off appauled..
    • Triple H & Ric Flair enter their locker room and brag to Batista about what they did to Jim Ross & Danny Hodge..
    • Triple H then brags about intimidating Stacy Keibler, but Batista isn't impressed that he could hurt a 110lbs girl..
    • Batista says that he's accepted Eric Bischoff's offer to be in the Royal Rumble and he intends to win it!
    • Batista says that on the off chance that Randy Orton beats HHH, then he can take the title back at Wrestlemania..

  5. BACKSTAGE: Eric Bischoff & The Coach & William Regal + La Resistance + Batista..
    • William Regal asked for a spot in the Royal Rumble, but Bischoff says that the Coach deserves it more..
    • La Resistance entered and asked Bischoff for a spot in the Rumble, but Batista steps in front of them..
    • La Resistance challenged Batista to a Qualifying match, and Batista says ---- oh hell I can't keep track..

    • Viscera tossed Tajiri over the top rope in less than a minute to qualify for the Royal Rumble..

  7. INTERVIEW: Maria & Tajiri + William Regal..
    • Maria messed up her line and asked Tajiri how it feels to lose his Qualifying match..
    • William Regal came in and told Tajiri he had a plan if he wanted to get back at Eric Bischoff..

    • Backstage, Triple H & Ric Flair watched a monitor with 'great interest' as Batista won!
    • After the match, Batista planted the flag poll between Rob Conways legs so it looked like it was in his butt..

  9. ROYAL RUMBLE QUALIFYING MATCH: Muhammad Hassan w/Khosrow Daivari vs Val Venis..
    • Khosrow Daivari grabbed the house microphone and did commentary in Arabic over the loud speakers for the match..
    • Muhammad Hassan won and qualified for the Royal Rumble..

  10. BACKSTAGE: Triple H & Ric Flair & Batista..
    • Triple H says he got Eric Bischoff to enter Ric Flair into the Royal Rumble without Qualifying..

  11. IN THE RING: Maven + Kane + Gene Snitsky..
    • Maven came out and challenged anybody who has already qualified to the Rumble, to put his spot on the line..
    • Kane (bruised and bandaged) answered the challenge, but Maven said he didn't have Kane in mind..
    • Gene Snitsky (also bruised and bandaged) and Lilian Garcia announced that it would be a Triple Threat!

  12. ROYAL RUMBLE QUALIFYING MATCH: Maven vs Kane vs Gene Snitsky..
    • Kane and Gene Snitsky hit each other with weak punched but were too battered to do anything major..
    • Kane managed to pin Mavan to retain his spot in the Royal Rumble..

  13. MAIN EVENT: Randy Orton vs Ric Flair w/Triple H & Batista..
    • Triple H tripped Randy Orton, but the referee ejected Batista, who glared at Triple H, who avoided eye contact..
    • Randy Orton had Ric Flair in a Submission, when Triplel H pulled the referee out and then attacked Randy Orton!
    • Triple H kicked Randy Orton's knee and double-teamed him with Ric Flair..
    • Triple H came off the top rope, but was met with a boot to the face and fell out of the ring!
    • Randy Orton recouperated and hit the RKO for the victory and taunted Triple H with the World title!

  14. BONUS DARK MATCH: Randy Orton & Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho beat Triple H & Batista & Edge..
  15. And that's a wrap folks..

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