CM Punk To Color Commentate During Fight Pass Event • MMA News
Within the buildup to UFC 225 in Chicago, Illinois, many followers believed that as a substitute of being positioned on the principle card, CM Punk ought to have appeared on UFC Fight Pass as a substitute. Nicely, subsequent month they may get their want.
CM Punk has been tapped as a colour commentator for the CFFC’s Fight Pass debut on December 14th. The occasion will stream reside on the service. Punk will be part of Mike Gill and Brian Palakow to comprise a three-man broadcasting unit.
“I can’t wait for this opportunity to call the CFFC fights on UFC Fight Pass,” stated Punk in a press release. “CFFC has a long history of putting on exciting fights featuring some of the sport’s up-and-coming athletes. This card is going to be a lot of fun, and I’m really excited to have the chance to be a part of it.”
CFFC president Rob Haydak had no reservations in any way about choosing Punk for the chance and shares within the former WWE Champion’s enthusiasm:
“CM Punk’s knowledge and passion for MMA is incredible, and his charisma and personality make him a perfect fit for this role,” Haydak stated in a press release. “By pairing him with Mike Gill, a true sports broadcasting veteran who has been around the fight game his whole career in Atlantic City, we have a great combination for our first show on UFC Fight Pass.”
CM Punk went Zero-2 within the UFC, most not too long ago shedding to Mike Jackson by unanimous determination at UFC 225.
CFFC 71 takes place from the Borgata Resort On line casino & Spa in Atlantic Metropolis on December 14th, 2018.
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