- CM Punk became the new #1 contender for the WWE Title on this week’s three-hour Raw from Baltimore, Maryland. Punk defeated Alberto Del Rio and Rey Mysterio in a Falls Count Anywhere Match to win the match.
Punk will apparently face John Cena for the WWE Title at July’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view from his hometown of Chicago, Illinois.
On Raw, Punk said that July 17th, will be historic for himself and WWE because he will defeat Cena for the WWE Title. Punk acknowledged on Raw that is also the night where his contract with WWE is coming to an end. Punk said, when the 17th is up, he is leaving WWE, and is leaving with the WWE Title.