Video: CM Punk’s UFC 203 Open Workout Sparring and Grappling

The clock is close to striking midnight for Phil Brooks, the former professional wrestler known as CM Punk who will be making his MMA debut at UFC 203. Today at Roufus Sport, an open workout was held, and Brooks participated in some light sparring. Comparing what we’ve seen today to past videos, not much has […]

Video: CM Punk Looking Like The Real “Can” During Sparring

As I watched Phil Brooks’ sparring video, I wanted to throw my phone against the wall. Even with the amount of training he’s had, he still has that “right off the street” striking. With his fight with Mickey Gall looming, I expect a first round submission from Gall at UFC 203. Brooks needs to thank […]

CM Punk and Cathal Pendred Trading Shots On Twitter

When the UFC signed Phil Brooks, better known as CM Punk, MMA fans damn near lost their minds. How can someone with no professional fights, go straight to the big show? CM Punk trains under Duke Roufus, who is a world-class trainer, and trains¬†with several high level fighters, including Anthony Pettis and Ben Askern. He […]