Punk recently retired from wrestling to try his hand at mixed martial arts.In 2014, at the age of 36, he signed a multi-fight contract with the UFC.Shortly after Hardy sent in a tape for the World Championship Wrestling (WCW) Amateur Challenge using the ring name High Voltage, a tag team named High Voltage began competing in WCW, causing Hardy to change his name to Surge.Beginning in 1994, The Hardys wrestled for several North Carolina-based independent circuit promotions and adapted a number of alter-egos.On top of that, he’s won the Ring of Honor Championship, the Extreme Champion Wrestling Championship, the World Tag Team Championship, the Intercontinental Championship, and the WWE World Heavyweight Championship three times.But it wasn’t always smooth sailing for Punk, who was born Phil Brooks.If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware.
Matt, along with his real-life brother Jeff, gained notoriety in WWE's tag team division due to their participation in Tables, Ladders, and Chairs matches.
CM Punk is one of the most successful wrestlers of all-time.
His 434 day reign as WWE Champion from November 20th, 2011 to January 27th, 2013 stands as the sixth longest in history and the longest in the modern era.
How many of you are now buying the Money In The Bank PPV because you think that whatever happens, it'll be so fun and interesting, that you have to see it live? If there were any doubters left, CM Punk proved he was the real deal last night.
He showed that it was possible to cut was could be classified as a "shoot promo" that not only didn't insult the audience's intelligence with nonsensical drivel, but also got members of that audience to commit to buying a PPV event that they previously hadn't given much thought to. For years, Punk has been buried by message board posters, reporters, and gossipy wrestlers with agendas like Matt Hardy as someone who had no idea how to deal with WWE politics.