CM Punk vs. Mike Jackson set for UFC 225

CM Punk will be seen in the UFC for a second time.

The Chicago native will fight in his home city on June 9th at UFC 225.

The former WWE champion will face Mike Jackson at 170 lbs. Both men are 0-1 in their respective careers having both lost to Mickey Gall in their UFC debuts.

The card will be headlined by the middleweight unification bout between Robert Whittaker and Yoel Romero with the interim welterweight title up for grabs as Colby Covington and Rafael Dos Anjos meet in the co-main event .

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