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CM Punk's likely first UFC opponent revealed

UFC President Dana White was back on Off the Record with Michael Landsberg today (video above), and he had big news for fans of former WWE champ CM Punk...and those interested in seeing when or if he'd finally have a professional mixed martial arts fight.

I'm bringing Mickey Gall in and he's going to fight a kid named Michael Jackson. They're going to fight on the prelims on February 6th on Fight Pass and if he wins that fight, Mickey Gall will fight CM Punk and CM Punk will be there at the fight to watch.

Gall was featured on the series Dana White Looking for a Fight, which we told you last month was designed - at least in part - to find Punk's first UFC opponent.

If he wins his fight next month, Gall would be likely be cleared and have time to hold a camp for a bout in the summer.

Like, say, UFC 200 in July...a show White is hoping to make one of the biggest in history, and which just lost Ronda Rousey due to her Hollywood obligations.

Stay tuned. It may soon be Clobberin' Time again - one way or another.

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