“Some people love it, some people hate it. The people who are opposed to it and bitching about it, I get it. Every fight that we do isn’t going to be everybody’s thing, but there will be people who want to watch him and those that don’t.
“He and I have become friends. And he told me, ‘I’ve achieved some cool things in my life and I want to try the UFC. It’s not like I’m young enough to fight my way up in the smaller leagues. I’d like to come in and give it a shot and see what I got.”
During a recent chat with UFC.com, UFC President Dana White responded to the critics, who are opposed to the idea of having CM Punk fight in the UFC.