CM Punk, the renowned former WWE and AEW wrestler, has made a triumphant return to the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), but not in the way you might expect. Instead of stepping back into the ring as a fighter, he’s taken on a role that allows him to use his voice rather than his fists – he’s returned as an MMA commentator.
This news comes following Friday night’s Cage Fury Fighting Championships event where CM Punk was found calling commentary alongside his broadcast partner John Morgan. This isn’t entirely new territory for Punk though; he has worked at CFFC events in the past, often stepping up when needed.
Punk is no stranger to MMA or its fan base. He first stepped into this realm after leaving professional wrestling behind and despite facing more defeats than victories during his tenure as an MMA fighter, it seems like this industry holds a special place in his heart.
His transition from being inside the cage fighting opponents to sitting outside it and commenting on fights shows another facet of CM Punk’s versatility within sports entertainment 🎙️
It should also be noted that aside from returning to commentary duties with CFFC, CM Punk recently accepted an award at a Cauliflower Alley Club event. It appears that even while juggling multiple roles across different platforms within sports entertainment industry – whether it be wrestling or commentating – CM punk continues to make waves wherever he goes.
While fans may have been hoping for another chance to see their favorite ex-wrestler grapple inside an octagon once again, they’ll surely appreciate hearing his insights from outside of it too. As someone who knows what it feels like both inside and outside of those four walls makes him uniquely qualified for this position.
Being able to draw upon personal experiences will allow him not just provide insightful commentary about matches but also give viewers rare glimpse into mindset fighters before during after each bout which can only serve enrich overall viewing experience fans around world.
So, while CM Punk may not be returning to the world of MMA in a fighting capacity, his return as a commentator is still noteworthy. His insights and experiences will certainly add depth and perspective to the commentary box. And who knows? Perhaps this new role might just pave the way for another surprise from him in future.