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CM Punk claims he will return to the Octagon at UFC 225 in Chicago

Former WWE superstar CM Punk has Tweeted that he will be having his second UFC fight in his hometown of Chicago on 9th June at UFC 225.

Punk, real name Phil Brooks, has not fought since September 2016 at UFC 203 where he was submitted in 2:14 in the first round by Micky Gall.

He replied to an online troll, who asked:  “When are we gonna see you cry again in the octagon?” with this Tweet.


Since that loss, he has remained dedicated to his MMA training and has been training at Roufusport in Milwaukee with the likes of UFC champion Tyron Woodley, former ONE Championship titleholder Ben Askren and former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis.


UFC has not officially announced that CM Punk will be on the card for the pay-per-view event at the United Center in Chicago on June 9th and at this stage, there is no indication on who he will be fighting against.


The latest UFC 225 fight card includes:

  • Carla Esparza vs. Claudia Gadelha
  • Joseph Benavidez vs. Sergio Pettis
  • Curtis Blaydes vs. Alistair Overeem
  • Rashad Evans vs. Anthony Smith
  • Rashad Coulter vs. Allen Crowder


Frankie Anderson

MMA fan from Glasgow, Scotland.


  • Coke Valenzuela
    14/03/2018 at 2:39 am

    A que?

  • Jason Shwam
    14/03/2018 at 12:05 am

    Not an mma fighter , he doesn’t belong in the UFC

  • Erik Campbell
    13/03/2018 at 8:47 pm

    Hey. Dude got his ass beat in front of millions. He went back to train and now wants to risk it again. Say what you want but that takes big balls. Bigger than most that will talk shit about him.

  • Matthew Boles
    13/03/2018 at 7:54 pm

    I fight him

  • Philip Chua
    13/03/2018 at 4:55 pm

    By RNC 2:34 of the first round

  • Billy Stirling
    13/03/2018 at 4:44 pm

    I care and I give a fuck. Will he be shit? Probably but I’m curious to see it

  • Jacob William Edward Gibson
    13/03/2018 at 4:40 pm

    What a joke

  • Joe Ocho Canavan
    13/03/2018 at 2:50 pm

    Too cut a promo or what?

  • Caplan Brakos
    13/03/2018 at 2:29 pm

    He better stick to wwe 😒

  • Marty Meunier
    13/03/2018 at 2:02 pm

    Who actually gives a fuck

  • Phillip Hicks
    13/03/2018 at 1:59 pm

    Sounds like a shit card. The ufc needs to pick it up

  • Hiram Tena
    13/03/2018 at 1:42 pm

    …And who cares!!

  • Mike Liatto
    13/03/2018 at 1:37 pm

    Why? Go do some amateur events first.

    • Darren Roberts
      13/03/2018 at 2:42 pm

      Can’t fight as an amateur once you compete as pro

    • Mike Liatto
      13/03/2018 at 3:00 pm

      Darren Roberts , thanks, I didn’t know that.

    • Darren Roberts
      13/03/2018 at 3:34 pm

      It was either Chael Sonnen or Joe Rogan who talked about it. Either way, he fucked himself going pro right away

  • Brasa Guy
    13/03/2018 at 1:33 pm

    the ufc is hell bent on destruction. Whats next, a CM Punk interim title shot? lol

  • Shaun Farrands
    13/03/2018 at 12:05 pm

    Who’s beating him up now ?