CM Punk fights Mike Jackson June 9th in Chicago and needs a victory if he wants to keep his UFC dream alive. His first fight with Mickey Gall went very badly and ended just after it started in a one sided beatdown. He instantly became the butt of jokes and was even clowned by Randy Orton and WWE publicly. Check out what Joe Rogan said about Punk’s upcoming bout and level of opponent.
MMA Fighting says CM Punk is fighting later this year according to reports. Punk got obliterated by Mickey Gall in his debut at UFC 203 and hasn’t fought since. Fighter Mike Jackson looks to be the next opponent in line for the former WWE champion with a comparable record albeit with a bit more experience. We gave Punk a pass since his first opponent was a certified killer with championship potential so maybe this time in his hometown of Chicago at UFC 225 CM Punk can put one in the win column. If not he will most likely be out of a job. Let’s hope he doesn’t try this over confident no hand shake face off he had with Gall. Not a smart move.
UFC fighter Mike Jackson lost to Mickey Gall in 45 seconds of round 1 via rear naked choke. To be fair to Jackson’s 45 second destruction ALL of Gall’s wins are via that submission maneuver including his most famous one. The one being referenced occurring in his bout with WWE performer turned MMA fighter Phil … Read more