CM Punk makes surprise appearance at Impact Wrestling show

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CM Punk makes surprise appearance at Impact showAll Elite Wrestling (AEW)

CM Punk has not been seen by AEW fans since the infamous post-All Out press conference in September 2022 but this week he's been busy visiting other wrestling promotions.

On Monday (April 24) Punk was reported to have visited WWE Raw, which was being held at the Allstate Arena in Illinois. Video surfaced of Punk outside the arena talking to Tamina Snuka with PW Insider reporting he had spoken to The Miz and Triple while backstage.

Well, on Saturday (April 30) Punk made a visit to another wrestling show being held in the Chicago area — Impact Wrestling's latest TV taping.

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The taping featured in the in-ring debut of Trinity (former WWE Superstar Naomi) who Punk was there to support.

Trinity had made her debut for Impact the night before and her former tag team partner Mercedes Moné was in attendance. After the show, Moné shared a photo of them together on Instagram, to which Punk responded with a a strong arm emoji.

Moné then told Punk: "@cmpunk we’re in Chicago!! Bring your Glow sign."

While it's not clear if Punk did bring his Glow sign, he did show up to support Trinity, taking photos backstage will talents including legend Ricky Morton and Jordynne Grace.

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Punk is reported to be making his return to AEW in June, to lead their as-yet-unannounced new Saturday show.

He is said to have recently had a meeting with CEO Tony Khan as well as Chris Jericho to discuss coming back to the company.

Catch AEW Dynamite live every Thursday at 1am in the UK and Rampage every Saturday at 3am on FITE with an AEW Plus subscription. US customers can also watch Dynamite on TBS and Rampage on TNT, and in the UK, Dynamite repeats air on ITV4.

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