"The Rock knows he's going to get hurt. And afterwards he's going to go back to making movies and I'm going to go back to doing what I do, which is hurting other people," said Punk.
Though an encounter between the two has been teased since the summer, it had not been confirmed. On the 1000th episode of Raw, The Rock announced that would he would face the WWE Champion at Royal Rumble.
Video of his appearance is available below: