As seen during the December 11th 2023 edition of WWE RAW, CM Punk declared himself for the 2024 Royal Rumble match. The Rumble PLE takes place on January 27th 2024 at Tropicana Field in Tampa, FL.
A WWE “Holiday Tour” live event will take place on Saturday, December 30th at the KIA Forum in Inglewood, CA and Punk has been added to the card. Punk is currently scheduled to face Dominik Mysterio in a singles match. Dominik was originally advertised to wrestle Cody Rhodes in a Last Man Standing Match at the event. World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins vs. Drew McIntyre vs Shinsuke Nakamura and Bianca Belair vs Charlotte Flair vs WWE Women’s Champion Iyo Sky are also being advertised for the show although Charlotte’s status is up in the air due to an injury.
In a Tuesday update, Twitter/X account @WrestleTix noted that 8,816 were distributed for the event.
Punk vs. Dominik has also been announced for the live event at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Tuesday, December 26th.
JUST ANNOUNCED: CM Punk will be live at The Garden on Dec 26 for his first match in WWE in over 9 years as he goes one on one with ‘Dirty’ Dominik Mysterio at the @WWE LIVE Holiday Tour.
— MSG (@TheGarden) December 12, 2023