For CM Punk to return to pro-wrestling would take numerous convincing, however that is precisely what AEW did because the Straight Edge star confirmed up on AEW Rampage: The First Dance. AEW rekindling Punk’s love for the enterprise is what prompted him to return.
CM Punk’s acrimonious departure from WWE primarily killed his love for pro-wrestling, main him to seven years away from the squared circle.
AEW letting CM Punk pursue different pursuits had a giant half in serving to him make his choice to hitch the corporate, he instructed WGN Information. He known as AEW a enjoyable and thrilling place and appreciated the backstage folks concerned with the corporate.
“I got here again particularly so you could possibly cease asking me when I’ll come again [laughs]. Timing’s every part, I acquired numerous different stuff occurring and AEW appears like an thrilling, enjoyable place that permits me to rekindle my love for skilled wrestling but additionally proceed to do my MMA broadcasting, proceed to behave in TV and films and do a pair different issues that the world will discover out come October/November. Good storm man, a proposal I could not refuse, folks I wish to work with, pleasant atmosphere, large backstage space, simply every part that jogged my memory why I acquired into skilled wrestling within the first place,” CM Punk mentioned.
CM Punk is concerned in a number of tasks alongside AEW
Throughout his promo on his debut at AEW Rampage, CM Punk mentioned that his love for skilled wrestling died in 2005 however was revived in 2021.
Since his retirement in 2013, CM Punk has ventured into a number of issues like MMA and appearing. His transient stint within the UFC did not pan out as deliberate, as he misplaced each his fights decisively.
His appearing profession is ongoing as he performs the function of Ricky Rabies within the present Heels, a present centered round a wrestling promotion in Georgia. You may watch him discuss to Sportskeeda Wrestling’s Kevin Kellam concerning the present right here.
CM Punk is again, he appears completely happy and followers cannot watch for what lies forward.
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