Phillip Jack Brooks, popularly known as CM Punk, is a famous name in the world of pro wrestling. He is currently a part of the largest wrestling promotion in the world, WWE. It is to be noted that this is his second run with the company, as he previously performed for the Stamford-based promotion from 2005 to 2014.
During his first run with WWE, Punk was featured in several storylines and participated in many matches. He also bagged numerous championships to his name. However, apart from WWE, Punk has also made a name for himself in other wrestling promotions, such as AEW and ROH. He has also won many championships during his tenure with those promotions.
With such accomplishments, Punk has gained huge popularity among fans. They adore him and are always interested in knowing more about him. Meanwhile, there’s one thing about the WWE Superstar that has piqued the interest of the fans. It’s the various tattoos inked throughout his body.
Here’s all you need to know about CM Punk’s tattoos
Wrestling superstars can often be seen showcasing their tattoos when facing their opponents inside the ring. Various wrestling stars have a varied number of tattoos inked on their bodies. Meanwhile, WWE Superstar CM Punk has a lot of ink on his body.
5. CM Punk’s ‘Four Ace Playing Cards’ tattoo and ‘Drug Free’ tattoo
CM Punk has the four-ace playing cards tattooed on his left arm. He got the tattoo as a tribute to pro wrestler Ace Steel. Previously, while talking about the tattoo, the WWE Superstar mentioned, “The four aces may symbolize luck to some people, but they’re really a tribute to Ace Steele, the man responsible for breaking me into the wrestling business”.
In addition, CM Punk also has a ‘Drug-Free’ tattoo. The drug-free tattoo is inked on the knuckles of the WWE superstar’s hands. This particular tattoo represents the fan-favorite Superstar’s straight-edge lifestyle.
4. CM Punk’s ‘Spider Web With Number 13’ tattoo and ‘Cobra’ tattoo
Punk has a unique spider web with a number 13 tattoo inked on his right elbow. Previously, while talking about the tattoo, the former AEW star revealed that he has Spider-Man hanging off the web with “Lucky 13 in it”.
Apart from the above-mentioned tattoo, the Best in the World also has a cobra tattoo. This tattoo is inked on his chest and consists of a green-colored cobra with a skull and red flowers. About the tattoo, Punk said, “I had just quit my job at some Speedway, so I decided to get the cobra and the ‘spitfire'”.
3. CM Punk’s ‘Paw’ tattoo and ‘Number 31’ tattoo
CM Punk also has a paw tattoo inked on his left forearm. The tattoo features a paw and the word “Callee”. It is to be noted that this particular tattoo channels the wrestling superstar’s love and care for his pet dog.
CM Punk also has a number 31 tattoo inked at the back of his left ear. This particular number which is number 31, represents the fan-favorite Superstar’s younger sister’s soccer jersey number. Thus, it seems Punk got this tattoo to express his love for his beloved sister.
2. CM Punk’s ‘Harley Race’ Honor Tattoo
Punk also has a Harley Race honor tattoo inked on his left leg. Previously, The Second City Saint member got this tattoo to express his tribute to the ‘Harley Race’. The artist who made the tattoo previously took to his social media handle to state, “Stoked to do this memorial for pro wrestler Harley Race on his friend @cmpunk thanks for the trust”.
Meanwhile, previously, while talking about his tattoos, Punk said, “Tattoos are like wearing your heart on your sleeve. It’s about showing who you are on the inside by showing it on the outside. You shouldn’t go into a tattoo parlor and pick something off the wall, that’s just boring. Each tattoo you get should have some deep, deep meaning”.
1. CM Punk’s ‘Straight Edge’ tattoo and ‘Pepsi Logo’ tattoo
CM Punk has the words ‘Straight Edge’ inked over his stomach. This tattoo represents the WWE superstar’s lifestyle and personality since he follows a straight-edge lifestyle. Previously, while talking about this tattoo, Punk said, “I don’t smoke. I don’t drink. I don’t use drugs. That may be boring for some people, but that’s just me. That’s how I live my life”.
Apart from the ‘Straight Edge’ tattoo, Punk also has a Pepsi logo inked on his upper left arm. While the real meaning of the tattoo is yet to be known, it can be assumed that Punk got the tattoo out of his love for ‘Pepsi’. Previously, when asked about this particular tattoo, Punk said, “I like Pepsi”. In addition to that, before his venture into WWE, he had a finisher named ‘Pepsi Plunger’.
It is also mentioned that previously, Bruce Prichard made a revelation about Punk’s Pepsi tattoo. He said, “There’s a story of the big Pepsi tattoo where he (Punk) was reading an article about one of his favorite music stars, who got a Coca-Cola tattoo because they liked Coke. And he says, ‘Well, you know what? I like Pepsi so I’m going to get a Pepsi logo on my arm'”.
Thus, these were the most prominent tattoos of WWE Superstar CM Punk. However, it is to be noted that, apart from all the above-mentioned tattoos, Punk has several other tattoos that are currently unidentified, and the meaning of those tattoos is yet to be disclosed. Reports even claim that the Best in the World has more than 50 tattoos.
Moreover, Punk recently got another tattoo on his body. The ink features the words “PEACE OF MIND”. However, the exact location and meaning of the tattoo are yet to be known. With that, it now remains to be seen if Punk will soon open up about his new tattoo in the upcoming days.