CM Punk On His UFC Debut: “I’m Shooting For December”

Former WWE Superstar turned UFC fighter CM Punk recently revealed exactly when he hopes to make his Octagon debut.

While speaking with, Punk mentioned that he still hopes to fight by December or January.

“I say this all the time: I’d love to fight tomorrow,” Punk told “But I want to be as prepared as I possibly can be and I will be. I’m still shooting for December. It might be January. I’m not sure, but I’ll be ready when I fight.”

Punk continued, “I don’t ask my coaches, ‘How did I do today? Am I ready?’ They say, ‘Come back at 7’ and I come back at 7. They tell me to mop, I mop. They tell me to sweep, I sweep. If they tell me to work the mitts or come in and work extra, I do it.”