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Level Change Podcast 11: McGregor PRIDE stomps cell phone, UFC London Preview

Episode 11 discussion: McGregor’s latest legal woes, UFC 235 PPV numbers, Romero’s backpeddling on accusation that Paulo Costa failed a USADA drug test, Deontay Wilder’s $50M offer, UFC London preview

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Welcome to 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 11

Conor McGregor arrested for allegedly using PRIDE rules to smash phone, victim claims he feared for his life - 2:35

UFC 235 does between 520,000 and 650,000 PPV buys - 13:30

Yoel Romero walks back statement that Paulo Costa fight is off because Costa failed a drug test - 18:29

Deontay Wilder offered two-fight, $50 million deal on DAZN; second fight would be Anthony Joshua - 27:10

Shevchenko vs. Eye official for UFC 238; Gustafsson vs. Smith headlines UFC Stockholm - 33:53

Last Week’s Results - 39:28

Victor: Akhmedov, Dariush, Rothwell, Price, Zaleski, JDS (5-1)

Mookie: Boetsch, Dober, Rothwell, Means, Zaleski, JDS (2-4)

Stephie: Boetsch, Dariush, Rothwell, Price, Millender, JDS (3-3)


Victor: 35-18-1 NC

Stephie: 32-21-1 NC

Mookie: 31-22-1 NC

UFC London Predictions

Diakiese-Duffy - 43:35

Marshman-Phillips - 45:15

Roberts-Silva - 48:16

Oezdemir-Reyes - 50:08

Nelson-Edwards - 52:52

Till-Masvidal - 55:45

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