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For wrestling fans, January is a bonanza of men in tights throwing each other around a square ring. On January 4, New Japan put on their biggest show of the year - Wrestle Kingdom - but for casual fans and marks alike, the WWE's Road To Wrestlemania is where things begin to really get exciting. On that road, the first pit stop is the Royal Rumble, which kicks things off today in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Here's how and when to watch WWE's over-the-top-rope-ocalypse live in Australia.


In the world of professional wrestling there are two major events: WWE's Wrestlemania, an annual extravaganza celebrating the biggest 'sports entertainment' brand on the planet and then there's Wrestle Kingdom 12. The crowning achievement of New Japan Pro Wrestling, Wrestle Kingdom is an annual event that takes place in early January and features some of the world's best wrestling talent. Wrestle Kingdom has come to be known as the pre-eminent display of wrestling prowess in the world, without the pomp and sass of the WWE, and has seen viewership skyrocket in recent years.

Here's how to watch one of the world's best wrestling events for the year.