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CM Punk CONFIRMS injury in emotional WWE RAW promo

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In a heartfelt address to his fans on WWE RAW, CM Punk confirmed the unfortunate news of his injury, casting a shadow over his much-anticipated journey to WrestleMania.

The wrestling world was left in a state of concern following Punk’s revelation during the January 29 episode of WWE RAW.

WWE News: Punk’s WrestleMania Dreams Derailed

CM Punk, who made a sensational return to WWE a few months ago, had his sights firmly set on headlining WrestleMania.

His path to this pinnacle event began at the Royal Rumble, where he entered as the 27th contestant. However, his journey was cut short after being eliminated by Cody Rhodes, the eventual winner.

WWE News: The Injury Announcement

During the opening segment of RAW, Punk addressed the audience, starting with a nod to Rhodes’ Royal Rumble victory. He then disclosed the nature of his injury – a torn right tricep sustained during the match.

This injury, requiring surgery, is likely to sideline him for 4-6 months, shattering his immediate dream of main eventing WrestleMania.

Despite this setback, Punk remained optimistic, stating that while WrestleMania 40 might be off the cards, he still holds hope for the future.

Drew McIntyre’s Provocative Interruption

The atmosphere intensified when Drew McIntyre interrupted Punk’s announcement. McIntyre, unsympathetic to Punk’s plight, expressed his intention to seize the opportunity and fulfill the dream of headlining WrestleMania himself.

The tension escalated into a physical altercation, with McIntyre attacking Punk and Sami Zayn subsequently getting involved.

The Road to Recovery

As Punk faces a challenging road to recovery, the WWE Universe is left to ponder the implications of his absence.

His determination to return stronger and his vow to confront McIntyre upon his comeback adds a compelling chapter to his storied career.


  • What injury did CM Punk suffer?
    • CM Punk suffered a torn right tricep.
  • How long will CM Punk be out of action?
    • He is expected to be out for 4-6 months following surgery.
  • Will CM Punk be part of WrestleMania 40?
    • Due to his injury, Punk will likely miss WrestleMania 40.
  • Who interrupted CM Punk’s announcement on RAW?
    • Drew McIntyre interrupted and later attacked CM Punk.
  • What are CM Punk’s plans after recovery?
    • Punk plans to return and confront Drew McIntyre, keeping his hopes alive for a future WrestleMania main event.
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