Updated: Aug 19
CM Punk went off script on AEW Dynamite and called out Adam Page. Reports hold that this situation between them is currently not a work to set up a pay-per-view match.
Punk called out Hangman Adam Page and it wasn’t entirely clear why. He asked Hangman for a rematch and then called him a coward for not coming out to take his opportunity.
“That’s not cowboy shit that’s coward shit” then he went on to say, “a little bit of advice and I suggest you take! The apology needs to be as loud as the disrespect.”
Fightful, PWInsider, The Wrestling Observer and Voices of Wrestling are reporting that there have been some issues with CM Punk and Hangman Page brewing for months. The issues stem from the live promo where Hangman treated Punk as an interloper that Page needed to protect AEW from.
After the promo, there was a blow up between the two backstage. CM Punk felt that Hangman had gone into business for himself. Going as far as to say that he would never do a job for Adam Page. This all led to a closed door meeting between Tony Khan, Punk and Page. We will keep you updated as we learn more