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CM Punk: Current Favourites for WrestleMania 40 Opponent REVEALED

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The return of CM Punk at Survivor Series has sparked a flurry of speculation and excitement about his potential opponent at WrestleMania 40.

With the grand event on the horizon, fans and pundits alike are eagerly placing their bets on who will face the iconic wrestler

According to the latest odds from, Seth Rollins emerges as the current favourite, boasting odds of +200. Rollins, a formidable and charismatic wrestler, has a history with Punk that adds layers of intrigue to this potential matchup.

Their past interactions and Rollins’ recent comments about Punk have laid the groundwork for a compelling storyline that could culminate in a high-stakes match at WrestleMania 40.

CM Punk WrestleMania 40 Opponent: Other Strong Contenders

While Rollins leads the pack, other wrestlers are also in the running. Drew McIntyre, with odds of +450, is a strong contender, known for his impressive physicality and charisma.

Roman Reigns, another top-tier wrestler with odds of +550, could also be a likely choice, given his dominant presence in WWE.

Kevin Owens, at +650, is another name in the mix, especially considering the previous reports of a potential feud between him and Punk.

Long-Shot Picks

The list of potential opponents for CM Punk also includes some long-shot picks.

Ryback, with odds of +1000, Brock Lesnar at +1300, and John Cena at +1400, are all seasoned wrestlers who have faced Punk in the past.

While these matchups might seem less likely, they cannot be entirely ruled out, given the unpredictable nature of WWE storylines.

CM Punk WrestleMania 40: The Creative Decision

It’s important to note that these are merely betting odds and the final decision rests with WWE’s creative team, led by Triple H.

The direction for CM Punk’s storyline in WWE will ultimately depend on the narratives that the creative team wishes to explore.


  • Who is the current favourite to face CM Punk at WrestleMania 40?
    • Seth Rollins is the current favourite with odds of +200.
  • Are there other contenders for CM Punk’s opponent at WrestleMania 40?
    • Yes, other contenders include Drew McIntyre, Roman Reigns, and Kevin Owens.
  • Could there be any surprise matchups against CM Punk at WrestleMania 40?
    • While less likely, wrestlers like Ryback, Brock Lesnar, and John Cena are considered long-shot picks.
  • Who decides CM Punk’s opponent at WrestleMania 40?
    • The final decision is up to WWE’s creative team, led by Triple H.
  • Is CM Punk assigned to a specific WWE brand?
    • Yes, CM Punk is currently assigned to the RAW brand.
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