CM Punk has held the WWE championship for 339 days.
On Sunday at WWE’s Hell in a Cell pay-per-view, where CM Punk meets Ryback for the WWE championship in the Cell, Punk will have held the gold for 343 days.
While it’s easy to look into the future, including a tantalizing possible matchup with The Rock and what many would hope to be a headlining bout at WrestleMania 29, CM Punk is doing anything but that, focusing primarily on his opponent Sunday.
“I’m glad [I’m facing Ryback]," CM Punk said in a phone interview Tuesday. “I think you take a look at Ryback and he’s your typical WWE wrestler. He’s what Vince McMahon likes. My choice was John Cena or Ryback. Cena’s...