WWE Royal Rumble 2021: How to watch Royal Rumble live telecast in India? TV Channel, date, start time, and online streaming details.
WWE Royal Rumble is arguably the second biggest WWE PPV after WrestleMania. The event is headlined by the traditional Royal Rumble match (30 men/women Battle Royal). Since the winner of Royal Rumble matches get the world title shot at WrestleMania, the interest level for the event is usually high.
India is the second biggest market for WWE after United States. Also, India is the largest consumer of online content for WWE. The recent Superstar Spectacle event has only added to the hype for WWE in India. So, all in all, the Royal Rumble 2021 even will also be highly awaited among Indian fans.
WWE Royal Rumble 2021: Live Telecast in India – Date & Start Time
The event is officially announced for 31 January 2021. Therefore, in India, Royal Rumble 2021 will telecast early morning on 1 February 2021(Monday). The pre-show will start at 4:30 AM as per Indian Timing, while the main show will start at 5:30 AM(7 PM EST). Repeat telecast will air on 8 PM EST on 1 February 2021.
How To Watch Royal Rumble 2021 in India on TV?
Sony Network currently holds the rights for WWE content in India. Royal Rumble 2021 will air on Sony Ten 1 & Sony Ten 1 HD(English) and Sony Ten 3 & Sony Ten 3 HD(Hindi). The repeat telecast will also be available on the same channels.
You can subscribe for each of the Sony Ten 1 for Rs 19 per month & Ten 3 for Rs 17 per month only with any cable provider set-top box.
How To Live Stream Royal Rumble 2021 in India Online?(Free & Paid)
Free: There is no legal way to watch or stream Royal Rumble 2021 for free in India. The pre-show will be available for free to stream on YouTube, Twitter & Facebook on WWE’s official pages.
Paid: WWE Royal Rumble 2021 will be available to stream online in India via Sony Liv app and website. WWE Network is available on Sony Liv app to stream all WWE PPVs. You need to subscribe to the special WWE Network pack for Rs 299 for 1 year. Royal Rumble will also be available to stream if you buy a premium pack of Sony LIV which is Rs 999 for a year or Rs 299 per month.
WWE Royal Rumble 2021 Match Card
- Drew McIntyre(c) vs Goldberg – WWE Championship Match
- Roman Reigns(c) vs Kevin Owens – Last men Standing Match for WWE Universal Championship
- Sasha Banks(c) vs Carmella – WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship Match
- Asuka & Charlotte Flair(c) vs Shayna Baszler & Nia Jax – WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship Match
- 30 Men Royal Rumble Match for World Title at WrestleMania 37
- 30 Women Royal Rumble Match for World Title at WrestleMania 37
Check this link for the complete storylines for matches from Royal Rumble 2021 and complete list of Royal Rumble participants.