Tag - CM Punk

CM Punk to wrestle Chris Jericho at Payback pay-per-view

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CM Punk will be returning to WWE television next month at the Payback pay-per-view to face Chris Jericho in his home town of Chicago, Illinois. Punk last appeared on TV on the April 15 episode of Monday Night RAW where he addressed the crowd after his loss to the Undertaker at WrestleMania. Punk walked out of the arena and fell off the wrestling...

CM Punk and Curtis Axel go at it on Twitter

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Two of the “Paul Heyman guys” went at it on Twitter today after CM Punk corrected a grammar mistake of a tweet posted by Curtis Axel. “Life is good when your a #PaulHeymanGuy!!!,” tweeted Axel followed with a photo of Lesnar, himself, CM Punk, and Paul Heyman. CM Punk was quick to correct his team mate – if you can...

Punk removed from upcoming Japan and Australia tours

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CM Punk has been removed from the upcoming WWE tours in Japan and Australia which will take place in early and late July respectively. Punk – who is currently on a sabbatical from his WWE duties – was initially advertised on the WWE site to be appearing in both shows however his name has now been taken off the roster. The former WWE...

CM Punk to be cage side at UFC 159 tomorrow

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The number one contender for the UFC Light Heavyweight title Chael Sonnen revealed in an interview with MMAFighting.com that CM Punk will be at UFC 159 tomorrow night in New Jersey. “He will be here Saturday. He will be in the locker room. I don’t believe he’s be part of the walk-out…he’s welcome to,” Sonnen told...

CM Punk and Lita show up at Iron Man 3 world premiere

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The world premiere of Marvel’s Iron Man 3 movie was held yesterday at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California, and former WWE champion CM Punk was one of the guests invited. Punk – accompanied by his beautiful girlfriend and former WWE Diva Lita – joined Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Kingsley, Stan Lee, Joss...

No more non-televised live events for CM Punk

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PWInsider.com is reporting that CM Punk has been pulled out of all future WWE house shows and will not be working non-televised events for the time being, including the upcoming European tour which starts this week. This deal will limit Punk’s wrestling for WWE to just once a week plus other appearances for the company, a nice change from...

CM Punk throws a hint at tonight’s RAW broadcast

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Former WWE champion CM Punk revealed on the MMA Hour show with Ariel Helwani that he might be attending the UFC event in San Jose, California, this weekend, suggesting that maybe he will not be traveling with the WWE crew for the bi-annual long European tour. Punk said he didn’t want to spoil anything about tonight’s RAW but they have...

CM Punk attends the TUF 17 finale in Las Vegas

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Former WWE champion CM Punk was present at the Ultimate Fighter 17 finale yesterday in Las Vegas and was shown on the air during the broadcast on FX. “For all you wrasslin fans, CM Punk has arrived at TUF Finale,” tweeted Dave Sholler, the UFC Director of Communications. Sholler also revealed that Punk attended the post-fight press...

CM Punk pulled out from non-televised live events

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Former WWE champion CM Punk will not be appearing at non-televised live events leading up to WrestleMania after the company pulled him out from the shows. Punk also missed the last couple of non-televised shows and on another occasion he only did an interview, avoiding getting physical in the ring. Rumors are that Punk is injured and WWE is...

Undertaker vs CM Punk made official for WrestleMania

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CM Punk vs The Undertaker was made official yesterday on Monday Night RAW after Punk earned his way to try and end Taker’s streak at the biggest WWE pay-per-view of the year. The Undertaker made an appearance at the start of RAW appearing on stage with a WrestleMania 29 logo shown behind him after the lights came back up. That was the...

CM Punk meets his 77 year old fan…in hospital

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CM Punk met his 77 year old fan in Syracuse, New York, yesterday, however the meeting did not happen at the non-televised event as originally planned as Tom Dotterer – who was shot in the eye during a robbery – was admitted back to the hospital. The former WWE champion made good on his promise to meet Dotterer and traveled to the...

WWE to host 77 year old man who was shot in the eye this Sunday

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The 77 year old man who was shot in the eye but was more annoyed that CM Punk lost the WWE title to The Rock at the Royal Rumble will be meeting his favorite WWE Superstar this coming Sunday as WWE rolls into Syracuse, New York, for a non-televised event at the War Memorial. News Channel 9 in Syracuse is reporting that WWE has offered Thomas...

CM Punk calls the Pope “a nazi” on Twitter

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Former WWE champion CM Punk might have pissed off some of his Catholic fans after he called the Pope a “nazi.” The argument came on Twitter when someone that Punk follows said that he “did nazi that coming” regarding the Pope resigning from his post as head of the Catholic church. Punk liked the joke so much that he...

Rock and CM Punk battle continues after RAW goes off the air

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After RAW went off the air, the battle between WWE champion CM Punk and The Rock continued and once again it didn’t turn out good for the current champ. CM Punk got in the ring after The Rock walked back up the ramp, grabbed the microphone and told his opponent, “13 days my ass! Just bring it.” After stalling for a few seconds...

Superstar Billy Graham rips into CM Punk for RAW promo

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WWE Hall of Famer Superstar Billy Graham was somewhat offended by the CM Punk promo from RAW on Monday and called the last hour of RAW the “worst excuse for a show” he has ever seen. Graham jumped in defense of Bruno Sammartino after Punk said that his 414 days as champion would amount to more if he wrestled like Sammartino just once a...