WWE Champion CM Punk appeared at Ohio Comic-Con on Saturday morning. Here are some live notes from the appearance:
– Punk revealed that WWE wanted him to cancel the Comic-Con appearance so he could wrestle in Topeka, Kansas later that afternoon. He assured them that he could do both, which he did.
– Punk confirmed the rumors that Beth Phoenix is leaving WWE. He also addressed Kelly Kelly’s departure and confirmed that Sara Del Rey has signed with WWE and will be working with WWE’s developmental divas at NXT for now.
– He teased that Colt Cabana could be headed to WWE soon.
– He said most WWE performers don’t know what’s happening with scripts or storylines.
– Punk said he’d like to induct Paul Heyman into the WWE Hall of Fame one day, possibly next April.
* Pictures of The NEW WWE Championship Belt