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Level Change Podcast 52: Cejudo relinquishes FLW belt, Bellator Japan, Rizin 20, PFL

Episode 52 discussion: Henry Cejudo gives up flyweight title, Whittaker-Cannonier, Belfort-Wanderlei??, Jacare back to MW, Bellator Japan, Rizin 20, PFL picks

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Welcome to the The Level Change Podcast, our combat sports themed variety show hosted by Stephie Haynes, Mookie Alexander and Victor Rodriguez, featuring the news of the week, fight card breakdowns and analysis, a roundup of regional promotions’ cards and fights, and whatever else we decide is important enough or entertaining enough to bring to your ears.

Here is a summary of the topics discussed, complete with the time stamps for when each interview or special segment begins. As always, we hope you enjoy listening to the show as much as we enjoyed recording it.

Episode 52

Henry Cejudo relinquishes/gets stripped of flyweight title, Benavidez and Figueiredo get to fight for vacant belt - 2:14

Jacare abandoning 205 lbs already, will fight Uriah Hall at UFC 249 - 11:35

Bobby Knuckles gets dangerous matchup with Jared Cannonier at UFC 248 - 18:24

Nobody: | Absolutely Nobody: | Vitor Belfort: A rematch with Wanderlei Silva would be the most anticipated in combat sports history - 25:30

UFC Busan Recap - 35:13

Mookie: McKee, Macfarlane, Pantoja, Gane, Choi, Oezdemir, TKZ (6-1)

Stephie: McKee, Macfarlane, Pantoja, Gane, Choi, Oezdemir, Edgar (5-2)

Victor: McKee, Macfarlane, Schnell, Gane, Choi, Rakic,TKZ (4-3)


Mookie: 175-111-8 NC/Draw

Stephie: 170-116-8 NC/Draw

Victor: 167-119-8 NC/Draw

Bellator Japan

Yamauchi/Cruickshank - 42:47

Larkin/Nakamura - 44:36

Page/Anzai - 46:00

Chandler/Outlaw - 47:53

Fedor/Rampage - 50:22

Rizin 20

Hamasaki/Ham - 52:08

Prochazka/Dollaway - 54:50

PFL Finals

Michaud/Cooper III - 56:19

Harrison/Pacheco II -58:07

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