Charlotte Flair Responds to CM Punk’s Comment About WWE Chairman Vince McMahon

Published 05/18/2021, 12:09 PM EDT


Many individuals from the wrestling industry have made it look like Vince McMahon is arrogant. Now, being a huge business owner, he has several things on his mind which makes him snap at times. However, there are some Superstars like Charlotte Flair, who ensure to stand up for him when someone else is trying to drag his name through the mud.

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Recently, CM Punk responded to a tweet by Charlotte Flair. She posted a picture of her wearing her headphones and mic at the announcers’ table and asked the fans for their opinion on what was going on.

Punk claimed WWE took the photograph when Vince McMahon was yelling in her ears during her commentary.

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In an interview, she defended McMahon and explained that the Chairman had nothing to do with the photograph.

“No one is buzzing me in my ear. I have known Byron Saxton and Corey Graves for a very long time. It was just great to be out there with them, feeling as confident as ever. No, Vince doesn’t buzz me in my ear about anything.”

It’s true the commentary table at all WWE episodes has a unique level of energy. Hence, it’s not unusual for Superstars present at the table having a different expression on their face.

Will Charlotte Flair become the new WWE Raw Women’s Champion?

Currently, ‘The Queen’ is in a storyline with Asuka and WWE Raw Women’s Champion Rhea Ripley.

Ripley replaced Charlotte Flair at WrestleMania 37 against Asuka (former WWE Raw Women’s Champion) after Flair was diagnosed with the COVID-19.

Ripley won at WrestleMania 37, and WWE booked her in a rematch against Asuka for WrestleMania Backlash 2021. Soon after this booking, Sonya Deville put Charlotte Flair in a triple threat match with Ripley and Asuka for WrestleMania Backlash.

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Coming to WrestleMania Backlash, Charlotte Flair debuted her new gear inspired by a famous Disney villain. Unfortunately, her new gear was the only thing she could flaunt that day as Ripley defeated them and kept the title.

It’s possible the storyline will continue to move forward until a point where WWE will want to make Flair the new Raw Women’s Champion. The fact that she’s already been in a match with the champion at a PPV. Even though she returned recently, shows WWE’s will to give her a push to the top of the roster.

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Do you want Charlotte Flair to be Raw Women’s Champion? Let us know in the comments below.

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Shuvangi Sen Chaudhury

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Shuvangi is a senior WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. She has over 1000 published WWE articles and also has experience in content operations with Forbes. Having completed her undergraduation from Royal Holloway, University of London, Shuvangi is closely aligned to the fitness industry, having amateur skills levels in tennis and basketball while rowing at a regatta level.

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