Wallop! 26 Clotheslines That Will Change Your Attitude Ahead Of The Royal Rumble
With the humble lariat proven to be one of the most effective ways of despatching opponents in the Rumble, check out these thundering blows...
The name would still probably confuse your grandma - unless she is one of those supergran types who gets a little 'overexcited' at the wrestling and tries to take on grapplers herself - who might puzzle over why her preferred mode of drying the laundry is also a match manoeuvre, but the clothesline remains one of the simplest and yet most effective moves in all of WWE.
With the Royal Rumble coming up this Sunday, the clotheslines are likely to be flying in abundance - check out some of the most powerful in WWE history below...
The 26 clotheslines in this vid demonstrate why the extended arm smash is a staple in the annual over-the-top-rope battle royal, and why fans love seeing it executed so much.
What a load of smashers!
And you can see even more clotheslines in action in the 100 greatest Royal Rumble eliminations below.