Daniel Bryan Makes a Huge Announcement About WWE Royal Rumble 2021

Published 12/26/2020, 8:30 AM EST


The final SmackDown of 2020 aired last night. From a Cage Match to start the show to Big E winning the Intercontinental Championship and Daniel Bryan beating Jey Uso – the show had everything that you would need from a holiday special episode. But that’s not all; Royal Rumble is just a month away and the hype for it has already begun.

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Daniel Bryan announces Royal Rumble 2021 Entry

The leader of the ‘Yes! Movement’ and Jey Uso faced off on this week’s Holiday Special Episode of SmackDown. Both men put on another clinic for the fans, and the emotion flowed throughout from both ends. Finally, Bryan prevailed and won his match against Jey Uso.

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Later backstage, Daniel Bryan officially announced his entry into the 2021 Royal Rumble match. He looked pumped up and ready for action inside the Rumble next month.

Speaking of the Royal Rumble, Daniel Bryan has not won a single Rumble match in his career, but he holds an impressive record. Bryan entered the 50-man Greatest Royal Rumble at #2 and stayed in the match for a record one hour sixteen minutes!

Daniel Bryan’s performance at the Greatest Royal Rumble show his endurance. He is one of the best wrestlers out there, and if he can have the same endurance as the GRR, he could very well end up winning the 2021 Royal Rumble match.

Will Bryan win the Rumble?

The ‘American Dragon’ has won everything in the WWE. He is a Grand Slam Champion, has won numerous Slammy Awards, and has even won the Money In The Bank Ladder Match.

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The only feather missing in his cap is a Royal Rumble victory; he has all the tools to win the match, but will he is a matter of waiting and watching.

NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 01: Batista, Triple H, Randy Orton and Daniel Bryan attend the WrestleMania 30 press conference at the Hard Rock Cafe New York on April 1, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

It’s been a while since D-Bry main evented WrestleMania, and honestly, we wouldn’t mind to see him go toe-to-toe with Roman Reigns or Drew McIntyre at the grandest stage of them all. McIntyre looks the more likely opponent as Reigns has been rumored to face Goldberg.

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Whatever it is, Royal Rumble is just a month away and 29 more Superstars are yet to announce their entry. Let’s see if Daniel Bryan can outlast 29 other competitors and win his first ever Royal Rumble match.

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Ishan Chavan

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Ishan Chavan is a WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. Being a Journalism graduate, Ishan has over six years of experience in the Media Production Industry, having worked with Viacom 18's streaming platform, Voot. A wrestling fan since childhood, Ishan's favorite wrestlers are Daniel Bryan, AJ Styles, and Chris Jericho as he feels these three have the perfect blend of wrestling and promo skills, especially Jericho.

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