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Special Royal Rumble 2017 Pick'ems

Postby cero2k » Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:18 pm

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Each contestant will need to make the following picks:

Entrant #2 -- Because the WWE will at times announce who will be the #1 entrant in the Rumble, predictions on the 1/2 entrant can become irrelevant. So we will start with the #2 Entrant. -------- Making a correct pick for the #2 Entrant will award a contestant 10 points!

First Wrestler Eliminated -- Easy to understand, no need to explain. -------- Making a correct pick for the First Wrestler Eliminated will award a contestant 10 points!

Shortest Time in the Rumble -- Easy to understand, no need to explain. -------- Making a correct pick for the wrestler with the Shortest Time in the Rumble will award a contestant 10 points!

Longest Time in the Rumble -- Easy to understand, no need to explain. -------- Making a correct pick for the wrestler with the Longest Time in the Rumble will award a contestant 10 points!

Most Eliminations in the Rumble -- Easy to understand, no need to explain. -------- Making a correct pick for the wrestler with the Most Eliminations in the Rumble will award a contestant 10 points!

Entrant #29 ---- Because the WWE will at times announce who will be the #30 Entrant in the Rumble, predictions on the last entrant can become irrelevant. So we will pick the #29 Entrant. -------- Making a correct pick for the #29 Entrant will award a contestant 10 points!

The Final Four --- Easy to understand, but the points awarded for these picks need explained. Correctly predicting a Final Four wrestler will award a contestant 5 points each, with a chance at 20 total points for correctly predicting the complete Final Four -------- Making a correct pick for the Final Four in the Rumble will award a contestant 5 points for each Wrestler correctly picked, 20 possible points for correctly picking all Final Four!

Last Wrestler Eliminated -- Easy to understand, no need to explain. -------- Making a correct pick for the Last Wrestler Eliminated will award a contestant 15 points!

Royal Rumble Winner -- Easy to understand, no need to explain. -------- Correctly picking the Winner of the 2015 Royal Rumble will award a contestant 20 points!

BONUS PREDICTIONS

Surprise Entrants -- Points will be awarded for correctly predicting a Surprise Entrant in the Rumble. QUALIFICATIONS FOR A SURPRISE ENTRANT: Any Wrestler who has not wrestled a match in the WWE in the previous SIX months. ----- Making a correct pick for a Surprise Entrant will award a contestant 15 points! --- And no contestant may make more than THREE Surprise Entrant predictions. This is to avoid contestants from just making a list of 100 people who could show up in the Rumble.

Kofi's Rumble Spot -- If you can somehow predict Kofi Kingston's Rumble Spot (no, not his entrant number, and actual Spot in the Match), you will be rewarded with 30 Points


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Re: Special Royal Rumble 2017 Pick'ems

Postby NWK2000 » Mon Jan 23, 2017 5:16 pm

Entry #2: Sheamus
First Wrestler eliminated: Bo Dallas
Shortest Time: Bo Dallas
Most elimination: Brawn
Longest Time: Sami Zayn
Entry 29: Taker
Final 4: Taker, Goldberg, Brock, Miz
Last eliminated: Miz
Winner: Taker
Suprise Entrants: Samoa Joe, Tye Dillenger
Kofi's spot: No spot, he gets cleanly eliminated
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Re: Special Royal Rumble 2017 Pick'ems

Postby cero2k » Thu Jan 26, 2017 12:07 pm

Entrant #2 Undertaker

First Wrestler Eliminated The Miz

Shortest Time in the Rumble Titus O'Neil

Longest Time in the Rumble Sami Zayn

Most Eliminations in the Rumble Braun Strowman

Entrant #29 Big Show

The Final Four Undertaker, Cena, Strowman, Finn Balor

Last Wrestler Eliminated Strowman

Royal Rumble Winner Finn Balor

Surprise Entrants Tye Dillinger, Samoa Joe, Tyler Bate

Kofi's Rumble Spot -- Titus O'Neil catches him
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Re: Special Royal Rumble 2017 Pick'ems

Postby XIV » Fri Jan 27, 2017 3:29 am

Entrant #2 Braun Strowman

First Wrestler Eliminated James Ellsworth

Shortest Time in the Rumble James Ellsworth

Longest Time in the Rumble The Miz

Most Eliminations in the Rumble Braun Strowman

Entrant #29 John Cena

The Final Four The Undertaker, Goldberg, Braun Strowman & Brock Lesnar

Last Wrestler Eliminated Goldberg

Royal Rumble Winner Brock Lesnar

Surprise Entrants Tye Dillinger #10, Samoa Joe, Tyler Bate (I'd pop hard!)

Kofi's Rumble Spot -- Anything involving Big E catching him.
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Postby Big Red Machine » Fri Jan 27, 2017 9:30 am

Entrant #2 Ellsworth

First Wrestler Eliminated Jinder Mahal

Shortest Time in the Rumble Titus O'Neil

Longest Time in the Rumble Sami Zayn

Most Eliminations in the Rumble Braun Strowman

Entrant #29 Kane!

The Final Four Undertaker, Joe, Strowman, Corbin

Last Wrestler Eliminated Strowman

Royal Rumble Winner Undertaker

Surprise Entrants Tye Dillinger, Samoa Joe, Triple H (unless fifteen minutes before the PPV proper is too late to make a chance, in which case pick should revert to the previously-listed JBL).

Kofi's Rumble Spot -- Titus O'Neil catches him by accident
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Postby cero2k » Sun Jan 29, 2017 11:24 pm

I think we're all going to draw with Most eliminations and Tye Dillinger as surprise entrant.
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Postby Big Red Machine » Mon Jan 30, 2017 12:35 am

cero2k wrote:I think we're all going to draw with Most eliminations and Tye Dillinger as surprise entrant.

It all comes down to whether Enzo lasted longer than Ellsworth. If he did, then XIV wins. If not, then it's a draw.
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Re: Special Royal Rumble 2017 Pick'ems

Postby XIV » Mon Jan 30, 2017 5:50 am

Big Red Machine wrote:
cero2k wrote:I think we're all going to draw with Most eliminations and Tye Dillinger as surprise entrant.

It all comes down to whether Enzo lasted longer than Ellsworth. If he did, then XIV wins. If not, then it's a draw.


I literally don't know, it is so close as to who lasted how long.
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Postby Big Red Machine » Mon Jan 30, 2017 9:01 am

XIV wrote:
Big Red Machine wrote:
cero2k wrote:I think we're all going to draw with Most eliminations and Tye Dillinger as surprise entrant.

It all comes down to whether Enzo lasted longer than Ellsworth. If he did, then XIV wins. If not, then it's a draw.


I literally don't know, it is so close as to who lasted how long.

Wikipedia says that Enzo outlast Ellsworth by three seconds.

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Postby cero2k » Mon Jan 30, 2017 11:04 am

congrats dude. looking back at my picks, i have no idea what substance I was on. Why did i think Cena was going to be in the final four?
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Postby Big Red Machine » Mon Jan 30, 2017 11:10 am

cero2k wrote:congrats dude. looking back at my picks, i have no idea what substance I was on. Why did i think Cena was going to be in the final four?

Because it's the sort of thing they've done recently where guys who lose in the world title match get thrown in the Royal Rumble just because.
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Re: Special Royal Rumble 2017 Pick'ems

Postby XIV » Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:43 am

Big Red Machine wrote:
cero2k wrote:congrats dude. looking back at my picks, i have no idea what substance I was on. Why did i think Cena was going to be in the final four?

Because it's the sort of thing they've done recently where guys who lose in the world title match get thrown in the Royal Rumble just because.


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Re: Special Royal Rumble 2017 Pick'ems

Postby XIV » Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:44 am

Big Red Machine wrote:
XIV wrote:
Big Red Machine wrote:It all comes down to whether Enzo lasted longer than Ellsworth. If he did, then XIV wins. If not, then it's a draw.


I literally don't know, it is so close as to who lasted how long.

Wikipedia says that Enzo outlast Ellsworth by three seconds.

Congratulations, champ!


I'm not saying that Wikipedia is never wrong...

But I'll take the victory lap.

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