The 5th Annual Royal Rumble battle royal, with the vacant WWF Title going to the winner, WWF Intercontinental Championship: The Mountie vs. Roddy Piper, WWF Tag Team Championship: The Leigon of Doom vs The Natural Disasters, The Beverly Brothers vs. The Bushwackers, The Orient Express vs. The New Foundation
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Final WWF PPV appearance for Haku until Royal Rumble 2001. See more
Later showings of this event edited out the cheering for Hulk Hogan's elimination, however you can still see the people jumping up to cheer his exit. See more
Gorilla Monsoon, Announcer
No one ever, in the history of the Royal Rumble, has drawn No. 1-5 and been there at the end.
Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan, Announcer
Oh, shut up!
If you watched the event live or have a copy of the original Pay Per View broadcast, you hear the crowd cheering loudly when Sid Justice eliminates Hulk Hogan. Hogan wanted Sid to be his 'evil' opponent for WrestleMania VIII, so in subsequent home video releases the sound is dubbed so the crowd is booing. However, on the Coliseum Video release of the show, as well the Anthology and WWE Network versions, the original crowd reaction is still there. See more
Followed by WWE Money in the Bank