Pro wrestling fans have been buzzing since the return of CM Punk to WWE, with the iconic wrestler making notable appearances across the company’s various brands. However, spectators have been on the edge of their seats, eagerly anticipating his return to in-ring action. The wait is nearly over, as an inside report provides the scoop that fans have been clamoring for.
According to PWInsider, CM Punk is finally set to lace up his boots and return to the canvas at an upcoming WWE live event. Mark your calendars for December 30, as The Second City Saint will engage in battle at the KIA Forum in Los Angeles, a significant venue with a rich history in entertainment.
His opponent is none other than The Judgment Day’s very own Dirty Dominik Mysterio. The pairing promises an intriguing clash of styles and generations, as the veteran Punk takes on the youthful exuberance of Mysterio. This showdown is especially noteworthy, as it marks Punk’s first wrestling match under the WWE banner since January 2014. That year, Punk’s last dance in a WWE ring was at the Royal Rumble event, right before he made headlines with his departure from the company.
Adding to the excitement – or perhaps strategically orchestrated – is the fact that Punk’s in-ring return coincides with AEW’s schedule. December 30 is also the date when AEW is set to host their ‘World’s End’ pay-per-view in Long Island, New York, presenting an interesting backdrop as two major wrestling events take place on opposite coasts.
This competitive slate surrounding Punk’s return match highlights the whirlwind of anticipation from wrestling enthusiasts worldwide. As Punk prepares to reignite his storied career against the backdrop of wrestling wars, the decibels of fan excitement rise, setting the scene for a historical night in Los Angeles. Keep your eyes peeled for this spectacle as CM Punk reenters the ring, throwing down the gauntlet and embarking on a new chapter in his fabled career.