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Colby Covington Blasts CM Punk Over Racism Accusations

Colby Covington blasts CM Punk for saying that "Chaos" represents racism with his antics. Covington has made some waves with his trash talking. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim welterweight champion has taken on the role of a supporter of Donald Trump and is going full red, white, and...

CM Punk Offers Update On MMA Future

The status of former WWE Champion CM Punk's mixed martial arts (MMA) career remains unknown. Punk signed a multi-fight deal with the UFC back in 2014. He made his Octagon debut in September of 2016. Punk was submitted in the first round by Mickey Gall in a welterweight contest at...

Mickey Gall: Mike Jackson Does Not Belong in the UFC

Mickey Gall may have predicted CM Punk would defeat Mike Jackson at UFC 225 in Chicago, but he was not surprised at the outcome. After walking back his prediction that Punk would be victorious, Gall discussed CM Punk’s performance at the June pay per view: “He’s not that type of...

CM Punk Sued by Co-Defendant in Connection With WWE Defamation Suit

Back in June of this year, just days before CM Punk (whose real name is Phil Brooks) was to enter the UFC Octagon for his second professional MMA bout at UFC 225, he scored a victory of another kind. That victory arose out of a lawsuit filed against Brooks...

Why CM Punk is the Ultimate Good Guy in MMA

We are exactly three weeks removed from the conclusion of CM Punk’s MMA story. And in the end, the good guy died a tragic death. CM Punk knows what it’s like to be the bad guy. During his WWE career, Punk had been successful as a babyface and a...

Mickey Gall: Punk vs. Jackson Went 15 Minutes Too Long

Mickey Gall is all too familiar with both CM Punk and Mike Jackson. The New Jersey native defeated both Jackson and Punk in the first two fights of his UFC career. Gall was a product of UFC President Dana White's Lookin' For A Fight program. He wanted a shot at...

Sage Northcutt on CM Punk: I Think he Did a Great Job

Sage Northcutt has praise for CM Punk. Punk recently competed on the UFC 225 card earlier this month. He took on Mike Jackson inside the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The bout was featured on the main card of UFC 225. Jackson ended up nabbing a unanimous decision victory over Punk....

Brendan Schaub Slams “Cringeworthy” Commentary During Punk vs. Jackson

Brendan Schaub feels the same sentiment toward CM Punk vs. Mike Jackson that many MMA fans around the world do. However, the former heavyweight fighter also took aim at the commentary during the bout. Schaub feels the commentary was 'cringe-worthy.' He said on his podcast "The commentators… Joe Rogan, one...

CM Punk’s Coach Advises Him To Focus More On Jiu-Jitsu Competition

CM Punk has now suffered the second consecutive loss of his mixed martial arts (MMA) career. The former WWE Champion made his MMA debut two years ago when he suffered a first round submission loss to Mickey Gall in Cleveland. This past weekend (Sat. June 9, 2018) he made his...

Chael Sonnen: I Appreciated CM Punk vs. Mike Jackson

Chael Sonnen has a different take on CM Punk vs. Mike Jackson. On the main card of UFC 225, Punk made his return to the Octagon to take on Jackson. The bout was held in Punk's hometown Chicago, Illinois. Jackson ended up earning a unanimous decision victory. "The Truth" was heavily...

UFC 225 Continues Trend Of Poor PPV Numbers

The numbers are in, and they aren't pretty. According to a report from Lance Pugmire of the LA Times, UFC 225 -- which took place last Saturday night at United Center in Chicago, Illinois, and which featured a brilliant main event between middleweight studs Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero...

Dana White: If You Can’t Respect CM Punk, Then You’re a ‘[Expletive] Idiot’

CM Punk may be done with the UFC but that doesn't mean he's lost the respect of UFC president Dana White. It was White who inked Punk to a multi-fight deal back in 2014 after the former WWE superstar decided to give up professional wrestling and try a new career...

Joe Rogan: CM Punk Does Not Have Athletic Talent

Joe Rogan continues to rag on CM Punk's run in mixed martial arts. At UFC 225, Punk opened up the main card. The former WWE superstar took on Mike Jackson inside the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. Punk lost the bout via unanimous decision. After the fight, Rogan wanted to speak...

Mike Jackson Reached Out To Dana White To Discuss CM Punk Fight Controversy

Mike Jackson may have defeated CM Punk at UFC 225 in dominant fashion this past weekend (Sat. June 9, 2018), but UFC President Dana White was nowhere near impressed. In fact, the UFC boss was furious at Jackson for showboating and dragging the fight out longer than it needed to...

Mike Jackson to Dana White and MMA Community: “You Guys Are Savages”

Mike Jackson has come forward to respond to criticisms of his UFC 225 performance against CM Punk. In an appearance Monday on the MMA Hour, Jackson explained that what appeared to be showboating was actually calculation: “I told people beforehand, I was like, CM Punk, he’s a tough cat. I...