It’s official! Phil ‘CM Punk’ Brooks will fight in the UFC again, confirmed Dana White to TMZ.
He will fight Mike ‘The Truth’ Jackson at UFC 225 in his hometown of Chicago. Jackson is also 0-1 in his UFC career, having also lost to Mickey Gall, the fighter that defeated Punk.
CM Punk has been training hard at Duke Roufus’ academy Roufusport in Miluwakee with top of the line fighters like former UFC Lightweight Champion Anthony Pettis and current UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley since 2011, when he first left the WWE to pursue MMA.
He had his first professional MMA fight in the UFC at UFC 203, where he was made light work of by Gall who took him down and choked him out in the first round.
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