The 2021 Women’s Royal Rumble too place in the “Thunderdome” in front of no audience. In the match, Bianca Belair would last eliminate Rhea Ripley to take her place in the main event of Wrestlemania 37, and headlined the first day of the now-two-day Wrestlemanias with Sasha Banks.

Rhea Ripley was the other stand out performer with 7 eliminations. She also won gold at Wrestlemania.

Promotional poster for Royal Rumble 2021 - Women

31st January, 2021

St. Petersburg, Florida

WWE ThunderDome at Tropicana Field



Notable Records

Record Individual
Winner Bianca Belair
Iron Women Bianca Belair (56:54)
Least time in Match Carmella (00:47)
Most Eliminations Rhea Ripley (7)
Potential Winners (wrestlers in the ring after last entrant) 5 (Bianca Belair, Rhea Ripley, Charlotte Flair, Natalya, Lana)
Number of debutants 3 (Jillian Hall, Victoria, Santana Garrett)
Last Rumble Appearances 12 (Billie Kay, Toni Storm, Jillian Hall, Ruby Riott, Victoria, Peyton Royce, Santana Garrett, Torrie Wilson, Mandy Rose, Lana, Alexa Bliss, Ember Moon)
Average Time in match13:28
Number of individuals with at least one elimination50%

Did You Know?

  • This is the earliest a winner of the women’s Royal Rumble has ever entered, until Rhea Ripley entered at #1 two years later.

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Number of Entrant Wrestler Name Brand Time in Match Finishing Position Eliminations Eliminated By Other Facts
1 Bayley Smackdown! 29:08 19 1 Bianca Belair
2 Naomi Raw 47:40 9 0 Nia Jax, Shayna Baszler
3 Bianca Belair Smackdown! 56:54 1 4 Winner
4 Billie Kay Smackdown! 13:26 28 1 Liv Morgan, Ruby Riott

Billie Kay was attacked by Shotzi Blackheart before entering the match. As a result, her time is taken from then.

5 Shotzi Blackheart NXT 04:04 30 0 Shayna Baszler

Shotzi attacked Billie Kay with her tank before entering the match. Time is taken from then.

6 Shayna Baszler Raw 41:51 7 6 Nia Jax

As Shayna attacked Billie Kay before entering the ring, her time is taken from then.

7 Toni Storm NXT 11:21 27 0 Rhea Ripley
8 Jillian Hall Unaffiliated 08:03 29 0 Billie Kay
9 Ruby Riott Smackdown! 10:42 24 1 Bayley
10 Victoria Unaffiliated 07:15 26 0 Shayna Baszler
11 Peyton Royce Raw 13:39 21 1 Charlotte Flair
12 Santana Garrett NXT 04:32 25 0 Rhea Ripley
13 Liv Morgan Smackdown! 06:38 23 1 Peyton Royce

As Liv Morgan attacked Santana Garrett before entering the match, her time is taken from then…

14 Rhea Ripley NXT 39:06 2 7 Bianca Belair
15 Charlotte Flair Raw 33:48 3 1 Bianca Belair, Rhea Ripley
16 Dana Brooke Raw 03:04 22 0 Rhea Ripley

As Dana attacked Rhea Ripley before entering the ring, her time is taken from then.

17 Torrie Wilson Hall of Fame 03:59 20 0 Shayna Baszler
18 Lacey Evans Raw 19:23 11 1 Shayna Baszler
19 Mickie James Raw 07:01 17 0 Lacey Evans

As Mickie James attacked Lacey Evans on the ramp before the match, time is taken from then.

20 Nikki Cross Raw 07:37 14 0 Carmella
21 Alicia Fox Unaffiliated 01:47 18 0 Mandy Rose
22 Mandy Rose Raw 03:50 15 1 Rhea Ripley
23 Dakota Kai NXT 02:06 16 0 Rhea Ripley
24 Carmella Smackdown! 00:47 13 1 Self
25 Tamina Smackdown! 08:30 8 0 Nia Jax, Shayna Baszler
26 Lana Raw 09:58 5 1 Natalya
27 Alexa Bliss Raw 01:02 12 0 Rhea Ripley
28 Ember Moon NXT 01:52 10 0 Nia Jax
29 Nia Jax Raw 02:43 6 4 Lana
30 Natalya Smackdown! 01:59 4 1 Bianca Belair


Entrant Waterfall
Elimination Pie Chart
Time by Number
Eliminations by Number

Entrant Waterfall

Elimination Pie Chart

Time by Number

Eliminations by Number

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