Newswire: The original green Power Ranger still wants to fight CM Punk

For more than a year after the former WWE champion and pro-wrestling folk hero CM Punk signed his contract to fight with the UFC, fans were left guessing who his first opponent would be. Up-and-comer Mickey Gall would go on to get the match, and force Punk to tap out in the first round of their fight. But of all the names that were floated in the run up to Punk’s debut, Jason David Frank was both the oddest and maybe the most appropriate. Frank is best known as Tommy Oliver, the original Green Ranger from the first Mighty Morphin Power Rangers series, and since his run on TV ended, he’s put those Putty-fighting skills—and his seventh-degree black belt—to work in several amateur MMA fights and one professional bout, all of which he won. When Punk’s UFC signing was first announced, Frank came out and …

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