In a very smart move, CM Punk has decided to postpone his UFC debut so that he can have surgery to repair a herniated disc that was suffered after years of being in a professional wrestling ring. While some WWE fans will criticize Punk for avoiding the fight, it is a wiser move to be as healthy as possible before stepping foot into the Octagon. Otherwise, you lower your chances of picking up the much needed credibility and victory.
February 10, 2016
Though he spends most of his waking hour doing training for his UFC debut, CM Punk does take a moment or two for leisure. He knows that it is a necessary ingredient for his mental and physical health. The former world heavyweight champion was spotted at Riot Fest, where he got on stage with his good friend. Lars Frederiksen of Rancid. Punk also got to hang out with Living Colour, the band that does his theme song.
September 14, 2015
Even though a lot of fans do not watch NXT, WWE used it as a platform to take a jab at CM Punk. When Corey Graves announced his retirement during the kickoff show for Revolution, he heaped heavy praise on company doctors, stating that they were world class. Graves also stated that they did a tremendous job in identifying his health issues and coming up with a solution. That was viewed as a jab at Punk, who complained about the medical staff.
December 18, 2014