The Best Entrances Of WWE WrestleMania 40, Ranked (2024)

WWE WrestleMania is the biggest night of the year in the professional wrestling world when the lights are the brightest, and because of that wrestlers often go all out to make sure that they entertain the fans. This can come in the form of busting out brand-new moves, fresh ring gear, or having a special entrance that feels special.

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WWE is notorious for pulling out all the stops when it comes to entrances for the Grandest Stage Of Them All, and WrestleMania 40 was no different. Tons of amazing moments helped to make some of the wrestlers feel truly special, taking them to the next level before they even got into the ring.

They Entered Together On A Golf Cart

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Randy Orton vs. Logan Paul vs. Kevin Owens

- 9 - 11 (Orton) - 4 - 4 (Owens)

- Vs. The Rock 'N' Sock Connection (WrestleMania 20) (Orton) - Intercontinental Championship Ladder Match (WrestleMania 32)

One of the funniest entrances for WrestleMania 40 was Randy Orton's, which was a combination with Kevin Owens. KO had already entered, opting to drive down on a golf cart with his classic sticker on the front of it in a way to showcase that his vehicle was better than Logan Paul's.

However, he then opted to reverse back to pick up the Viper to take him down to the ring. It was a great comedy moment that helped play into the story of the match with them working together a lot, and seeing Orton try to get Owens to slow down was hilarious.

9 Bianca Belair, Jade Cargill, & Naomi Enter As One

They Looked The Part Walking Down The Ramp

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Bianca Belair, Jade Cargill, & Naomi vs. Damage CTRL

- 4 - 0 (Belair) - 1 - 0 (Cargill) - 3 - 3 (Naomi)

- Vs. Sasha Banks (WrestleMania 37) (Belair) - Vs. Damage CTRL (WrestleMania 40) (Cargill) - Vickie Guerrero Invitational (WrestleMania 30)

Jade Cargill, Bianca Belair, and Naomi all have three excellent entrances in their own right, and they got to showcase them in parts here. However, first, they all entered together, coming down from a platform that helped to make them all look incredible.

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They seemed like a genuine team, and the fact that they then got to have their entrances as well helped to highlight the individuality of each performer.

8 Bayley Walks Like An Egyptian

She Was Carried Out From The Back

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Bayley vs. Iyo Sky

3 - 2

Vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Sasha Banks vs. Nia Jax (WrestleMania 33)

Bayley came into WrestleMania 40 as a top babyface once again, and she was given a huge entrance to celebrate that. Opting to go with an Egyptian theme, her attire and initial entrance package all had that feel which created a unique atmosphere for her.

She was carried out by four men in masks which instantly got people interested as Bayley was made to look like a star from the moment she arrived until the end of the match.

7 Seth Rollins Brings The Party

He Had A Mummers Parade Taking Him To The Ring

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Seth Rollins vs. Drew McIntyre

7 - 6

Vs. Randy Orton, Sheamus & Big Show (WrestleMania 29)

Seth Rollins is known for his extravagant and over-the-top attitude, and he certainly tapped into that for his night two entrance. With a Mummers Parade taking place, Rollins' entrance was filled with character, noise, and excitement that suited the character he plays.

The band kickstarted by playing his entrance song to get the fans singing, and then they followed Rollins down to the ring, high-fiving all the commentators in the process to create a fun and vibrant entrance.

6 Roman Reigns Has An Elite Entrance

He Had A Live Band And Choir Perform His Song On Sunday Night

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Roman Reigns vs. Cody Rhodes

9 - 3

Vs. Randy Orton, Sheamus & Big Show (WrestleMania 29)

Roman Reigns is the biggest name in WWE currently, therefore it's no surprise that he was given a special entrance this year. On night two WWE pulled all the stops out for him with an epic entrance that was grand and deserving of his status in the company.

WWE had a live band and a choir performing his theme song, which is epic in its own right. The entrance made Reigns feel like the biggest star possible and helped push his aura even more.

5 Cody Rhodes Makes A Grand Entrance In A Mask

Brandi Rhodes Also Returned Alongside Him

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Roman Reigns vs. Cody Rhodes

3 - 8

ECW Championship #1 Contender Battle Royal (WrestleMania 24)

Cody Rhodes was also given a huge entrance for the main event of night two, helping to make that match feel as special as possible. Rhodes rose from the ground with plenty of smoke surrounding him which was a good touch, and he put a special twist on things by having a mask on.

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It was a cool aesthetic, and then seeing Brandi Rhodes appear was a special moment. She was given a huge reaction from the fans, showcasing the respect people have for her as the American Nightmare was then given the fireworks and fire to create an amazing entrance.

4 Rhea Ripley Brings The Rock & Roll

Motionless In White Played Live

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Rhea Ripley vs. Becky Lynch

3 - 2

Vs. Charlotte Flair (WrestleMania 36)

Live music is expected at WrestleMania, as WWE often brings bands in to try and elevate an entrance and give the vibe of an actual rock show. That is something that Rhea Ripley was given this year with the band Motionless In White playing live for her.

The rockstar attitudes that the band brought and the aesthetic they have worked perfectly for Ripley's character and her overall presence. It led to an amazing entrance that helped take Ripley to the next level and created a moment people won't forget.

3 Sami Zayn Delivers All The Emotion

His Journey From Backstage Was Showcased

The Best Entrances Of WWE WrestleMania 40, Ranked (4)

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Sami Zayn vs. Gunther

3 - 4

Intercontinental Championship Ladder Match (WrestleMania 32)

Sami Zayn's entrance was very different from everyone else, and while it didn't have as much glitz and glamor, it felt just as special. His was all about the emotional aspect of things, which is what his character is all about, and how much it meant for him to dethrone Gunther.

Zayn was shown backstage with his family, preparing for the match ahead. The camera then followed him to speak with Chad Gable and then to Gorilla where Kevin Owens was waiting for him. It was unique, and something that set the tone for what the match would be.

2 Drew McIntyre Has All The Pomp And Circ*mstance

He Had A Row Of People Holding Swords To Walk Past

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

Drew McIntyre vs. Seth Rollins

4 - 7

Money In The Bank Ladder Match (WrestleMania 26)

Drew McIntyre had a fantastic entrance that certainly set the tone for night two. Initially starting with a band of bagpipes playing his theme song, McIntyre then made his way out with a row of warriors making a long archway for him with swords.

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It suited his gimmick perfectly and instantly made him feel like a badass. It also was a throwback to Undertaker's entrance from WrestleMania 14 with the mass of druids holding torches for The Deadman. McIntyre has had his sword and kilt for a long time, so seeing the entire entrance be built around that worked perfectly for him.

1 The Rock Lights Up WrestleMania

His Logo Was Showcased In Fire

WrestleMania 40 Match

WrestleMania Win/Loss Record

WrestleMania Debut

The Rock & Roman Reigns vs. Cody Rhodes & Seth Rollins

8 - 4

Vs. The Sultan (WrestleMania 13)

The Rock always knows how to deliver a special entrance, and that has been clear in recent weeks. Each time he's appeared on television small tweaks have been made to his overall entrance, and that culminated in a special one at WrestleMania 40.

There was an insane lighting package and the screens were used to perfection to build him up. That was followed by him stepping out into his Brahma Bull logo made entirely of fire, all of which helped to make the Final Boss look even more intimidating than ever before.

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