Posted On 05/02/2013 By In News

Updated WWE Royal Rumble & Elimination Chamber Pay-Per-View Numbers

As reported, WWE issued their 2013 first quarter results earlier this morning. The buyrate numbers for the pay-per-views in the quarter were reported.

* Royal Rumble – 512,000 buys (compared to 443,000 in 2012)
* Elimination Chamber – 213,000 buys (compared to 178,000 in 2012)

Both events were headlined by The Rock vs. CM Punk for the WWE Championship. Punk was the incumbent at Rumble and the challenger at Elimination Chamber. is recognized throughout the entire professional wrestling industry as one of the top sources for accurate and up-to-date professional wrestling news, rumors, and information.