Former WWE champion CM Punk has been announced as joining the cast of MTV series The Challenge: Champs vs. Pros.
This will be the latest installment of an ongoing Challenge series for the network where sports stars compete against alumni of the reality competition.
The six-week event, which was filmed a month ago in California, will feature past alumni of the MTV staple and pro athletes competing for $50,000 for one man and one woman. The athletes are competing for charity.
CM Punk, listed as UFC fighter, will be competing for PAWS Chicago.
The series will debut on May 16 at 9 PM Eastern. ESPN featured a piece on the series today at this link.