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When did CM Punk win the World Championship?

When did CM Punk win the World Championship?

After a try-out match on May 9, 2005, which aired May 15, where he lost to Val Venis on the Sunday Night Heat show, Punk accepted a deal offered by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in June. Though he had accepted the deal, Punk defeated Austin Aries to win the ROH World Championship on June 18 at Death Before Dishonor III.

What kind of look does CM Punk have?

CM Punk is an anomaly on several counts. With a look that fit his “Punk” nickname including too-numerous-to-count-tatoos and body piercings – his exterior suggested anything but a cerebral brawler.

Where did the wrestler CM Punk get his name from?

Brooks first started using the ring name CM Punk when he was put into a tag team named The Chick Magnets with CM Venom after another performer skipped out on the card; the CM stood for “Chick Magnet”. Unlike his friends, Punk genuinely wanted to be a wrestler and saw it as more than simple fun.

What was the scuffle between CM Punk and Teddy Hart?

Shortly before a TNA show on February 25, 2004, Punk had a physical scuffle with Teddy Hart outside of a restaurant that was broken up by Sabu. The scuffle reportedly stemmed from an ROH show in which Hart performed three unplanned spots putting several other wrestlers in danger of injury.

How did CM Punk and his brother get estranged?

When the promotion started taking off, doing shows out of a warehouse in Mokena, Illinois, Punk found out that his brother Mike had embezzled thousands of dollars from the small company, causing them to become estranged. They have not spoken since.

When did punk lose the ROH World Championship?

During the storyline, referred to by ROH as the “Summer of Punk”, Mick Foley made several ROH appearances, attempting to convince Punk to do the right thing and defend the title on his way out. On August 12, Punk lost the ROH World Championship to James Gibson in a four corner elimination match which also involved Samoa Joe and Christopher Daniels.