Results for: WWE in news

  • 3 days ago
  • 701 views
  • News

The response to the UFC's recent signing of former WWE star CM Punk has been decidedly mixed, with some fans and fighters celebrating the eyes Punk will undoubtedly to the UFC, and others decrying the sideshow element of allowing an untested 0-0 fighter a free ticket into the big leagues. Safe to say UFC President Dana White has heard both sides of the argument, and he understands where detractors of the decision are coming from. "Some people love it, some people hate it," White told UFC.com. "T read news >>

  • 3 days ago
  • 1 views
  • News

Former WWE champion and newly contracted UFC fighter CM Punk was interviewed on ESPN’s MMA Live Extra Wednesday and talked about Brock Lesnar, the transition from WWE to mixed martial arts and more. Punk has been stealing headlines recently, first with his controversial interview on Colt Cabana’s Art of Wrestling podcast and then with his blockbuster announcement that he will be joining the UFC as a competitor. While Punk has no traditional fighting background, he has spent the majority of his c read news >>

  • 4 days ago
  • 4 views
  • News

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White has already assured in an interview with ESPN that CM Punk, the iconoclast former WWE Champion turned UFC hopeful, will be pitted against competitors who share the same level of mixed martial arts experience.When Punk first enters the cage in 2015, however, he will bring far more to the Octagon than just that. Round OneThe Chicago native began his fighting career as a backyard wrestler, putting on popular shows with his brother and teenag read news >>

  • 6 days ago
  • 22 views
  • News

WWE and UFC legend Ken Shamrock has some advice for Phil Brooks, aka CM Punk, as he begins his UFC career. read news >>

  • 8 days ago
  • 2 views
  • News

Alistair Overeem doesn’t envision a UFC return for Brock Lesnar. Instead, he sees the former heavyweight champ protecting his rump and signing a new deal with World Wrestling Entertainment.With his WWE contract nearing its end, Lesnar has immediately jumped to the top of the list as one of the most sought-after free agents in MMA history.The UFC is obviously doing its due diligence in monitoring the situation, especially UFC President Dana White, who recently told Fox Sports that the UFC has a “ read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 4 views
  • News

Say what you want about former American League MVP and six-time MLB All-Star Jose Canseco, but the man believes in himself. With news that former WWE megastar CM Punk is joining the UFC to kick off his mixed martial arts career, Canseco took to Twitter to offer a challenge: I can beat the crap out of @cmpunk. I am ready @ufc — Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) December 12, 2014 It should be noted that CM Punk walks around at 215 pounds. Even though he's looking to fight at around 185 pounds, Punk is n read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 33 views
  • News

PHOENIX – The UFC’s recent signing of former WWE star Phil “CM Punk” Brooks has been polarizing, to say the least. Nate Diaz’s opinion is pretty clear: “It’s horrible for the sport.”Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, (...) read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 2 views
  • News

Nearly a week after the announcement that former WWE superstar Phil “CM Punk” Brooks was entering the world of MMA and joining the UFC roster, the buzz hasn’t died down at all, with fans, pundits... read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 2 views
  • News

“I’m a polarizing figure. I would have it no other way. People either love me and they want to see me succeed, or they hate me and they want to be a part of my demise or watch it. I’m just going to ride that wave.” The story of CM Punk -- real name Phil Brooks -- signing a multi-fight deal with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has been steadily making waves since it was announced during the UFC 181 pay-per-view (PPV) broadcast last Sat. evening (Dec. 6, 2014). Friend and former UFC middlewei read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 3 views
  • News

When former WWE pro wrestler Phil “CM Punk” Brooks eventually makes his official UFC debut, it’ll undoubtedly be a big event. However, in light of his most recent interview, there are a few reasons to be legitimately concerned.Filed under: Featured, News, (...) read news >>

  • 11 days ago
  • 5 views
  • News

Former WWE champion Phil "CM Punk" Brooks was signed to a multi-fight deal with the UFC, but don't expect to see him inside the octagon any time soon. read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 0 views
  • News

CM Punk has been in the media more since his departure from WWE than he ever was while still with the company, and his newest venture is breaking the Internet more than Kim Kardashian's greased-up backside. At UFC 181, CM Punk announced that he had signed a multifight deal with the top MMA promotion in the world that would see him enter the Octagon with a 0-0 record. Some may criticize Dana White for signing a fighter with virtually no experience, but White is a businessman. He knows CM Punk wil read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 41 views
  • News

The UFC's signing of WWE star Phil Brooks, better known as CM Punk, easily ranks among the biggest stories of the year in mixed martial arts. However, there is still a lot up in the air regarding his MMA debut, including what gym will bring aboard "The Best in the World." Well, if Twitter is any indication, the race is on. Numerous fighters and coaches reached out to the professional wrestler, angling to have him join their gym's fight team. That list includes light heavyweight title contender D read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 6 views
  • News

LAS VEGAS – Phil Brooks, the UFC’s hottest new signee, is 36, has no MMA bouts to his credit, and is best known by a stage name – “CM Punk” – that he used while working as a professional wrestler.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

<< Previous PageNext Page >>

Show results for:

Featured MMA Gear

More MMA Gear:

Jump to:

<< Previous PageNext Page >>