Tag Archives: CM Punk

Jim Ross & Paul Heyman Discuss Joey Ryan Being Controversial, CM Punk Leaving WWE & More

Inside The Ropes sent along the following: We were at the Jim Ross/Paul Heyman show at the Gotham on Friday night, where JR shares his thoughts on Joey Ryan and Paul Heyman talks why CM Punk left WWE. Jim Ross on Joey Ryan: “You can either be entertained by him because it’s strictly entertainment, or  Continue Reading »

CM Punk To Write Another Comic Book For Marvel

UFC fighter and former WWE Champion CM Punk will be writing a one shot Master of Kung Fu issue for Marvel’s “Legacy” Line. The original Master of Kung Fu series, inspired by the popularity of Bruce Lee, ran for 125 issues from 1974 until 1983. The issue that CM Punk will be writing, scheduled for  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Returning To MMA This Year?

Duke Roufus, the coach for former WWE superstar turned MMA fighter CM Punk indicated that Punk could be returning to action before the end of the year against an opponent to be announced. I am such a firm believer in #team Together Everyone Achieves More! Every year I strive to get better as a coach  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Added To Cast Of Returning MTV Series

Former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk has been announced as joining the cast of the returning MTV series The Challenge: Champs vs. Pros, with the latest installment featuring sports stars competing against alumni of the reality series. The 6-week event, filmed a month ago in California, will feature the alumni competing for $50,000  Continue Reading »

The Rock Discusses Reaction To Him Calling CM Punk In-Ring Following WWE RAW On Monday Night

Speaking through his official Twitter account, former WWE Champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson commented on the response and reaction that he has received after he allegedly called CM Punk from inside the ring following Monday’s edition of WWE RAW going off the air while he was riling up the fans in Los Angeles, California for  Continue Reading »

The Rock Contacts CM Punk In-Ring Following WWE RAW Going Off-Air; CM Punk Responds

Following last night’s edition of WWE Monday Night RAW going off-air, former WWE Champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson came out to rile up the fans and informed them that they were taping footage for the upcoming “Fighting With My Family” movie and that they would be recreating the scene where Paige defeated AJ Lee for  Continue Reading »

Ryback Discusses Previous Issues With CM Punk & How He Would Like To Clear The Air With Him

In an interview with former WWE Creative Team member Kevin Eck for Press Box Online, former WWE superstar Ryback commented on his previous issues with former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk and how he would like to clear the air about those previous issues. “Recently, Colt Cabana and myself had a talk, and  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Training For Future UFC Fight

Former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter Phil “CM Punk” Brooks is back training for a future fight in the UFC, which Punk’s trainer Duke Roufus noted during a recent appearance on the MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani. Punk had noted previously that UFC’s Dana White and himself had a conversation where he had made it  Continue Reading »

CM Punk – UFC Update

Former WWE Champion turned UFC fighter CM Punk was a recent guest on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani and noted that an announcement regarding his next fight will be coming soon and that he intends for it to be with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Punk said that while he would not disclose details of  Continue Reading »

CM Punk – UFC Update

UFC President Dana White was a guest on UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1 last night and when asked about CM Punk’s future with the mixed martial arts organization, noted that it was not likely that Punk would fight for the second time in UFC following his loss to Mickey Gall at UFC 203, stating  Continue Reading »

CM Punk UFC 203 Pay Revealed

The Ohio State Athletic Commission released the salaries for fighters who competed at the UFC 203 pay-per-view on Saturday night, including the pay of former WWE superstar CM Punk who was paid $500,000 for the fight and was not eligible for a bonus if he won the fight. In comparison, Punk’s opponent Mickey Gall received  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Discusses His Future In MMA Following Loss At UFC 203

Former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk took part in the post-UFC 203 press conference last night and spoke of his extreme disappointment over his loss and what his future could be within the mixed martial arts world. Punk, who was sporting stitches over his right eye, stated that his initial plans were to  Continue Reading »

Dana White Discusses Future Of CM Punk In UFC

In an interview with John Pollock of Live Audio Wrestling/The Fight Network at last night’s UFC 203 pay-per-view, UFC President Dana White said that if former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk chooses to continue to pursue his mixed martial arts dreams, that his next fight probably should not be in the UFC. Punk  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Loses UFC Debut

Former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk lost his debut in the Ultimate Fighting Championship against Mickey Gall at 2 minutes and 14 seconds via submission (rear naked choke) at tonight’s UFC 203 pay-per-view. Punk (now 0-1 in his MMA career) was dominated from start to finish by Gall, who extends his MMA record  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Reflects On His MMA Journey Days Before His UFC Debut

MMA Fighting released the following video featuring former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk sitting down with Ariel Helwani to reflect on his journey up to now and his fight against Mickey Gall at UFC 203 this Saturday night.

CM Punk Discusses His Upcoming Fight At UFC 203, If He Is Feeling Nervous & More

Former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk took part in a media conference earlier today in Cleveland, Ohio following an open workout in anticipation of his UFC debut against Mickey Gall at UFC 203 this Saturday night. Punk said that it is poetic that his first UFC fight happens to be in the same  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Discusses Vince McMahon Bankrolling Lawsuit Against Him; Friendship With Colt Cabana Done?

Former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk was a recent guest on Inside MMA and was asked if Vince McMahon has reached out to him since his WWE departure, to which Punk laughed off and mentioned that Vince is currently bankrolling a lawsuit against him. For those that may be unfamiliar with the story,  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Discusses His Upcoming Fight At UFC 203

Former WWE Champion turned UFC fighter CM Punk was interviewed by Brian Stann at last night’s UFC Fight Night on FOX and was asked if he is happy with where he is at in his training before his fight on September 10th, to which Punk had the following to say, “Well, I think overall, I’m  Continue Reading »

CM Punk Documentary To Air On FOX Sports Later This Month

A documentary on former WWE superstar turned UFC fighter Phil “CM Punk” Brooks will debut on FOX Sports 1 on Monday, August 15th. The documentary titled “Evolution Of Punk”, will look at his journey to his debut UFC fight in September against Mickey Gall.

CM Punk Discusses WWE’s Treatment Of Their Talent

In an interview with Colin Cowherd on “The Herd” to discuss his transition from the WWE to the UFC, former WWE superstar CM Punk (Phil Brooks) discussed the company’s treatment of talents and why he was happy to be done travelling full-time on the road with the WWE. Punk stated that WWE treated their talents  Continue Reading »