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Level Change Podcast 10: UFC 235 aftermath, UFC Wichita preview

Episode 10 discussion: Lawler-Askren controversial stoppage, Covington attacked at buffet, set for title shot, BJ Penn booked again, Cro Cop retires, more.

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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 10

NAC stands firm on Ben Askren vs. Robbie Lawler decision, meanwhile video shows what a class act Robbie Lawler is towards Herb Dean – 2:51

Colby Covington gets next title shot vs. Kamaru Usman, Ali decides to swing at Colby at Palms casino – 13:56

Tyron Woodley wants immediate rematch with Usman – 21:16

BJ Penn gets booked against Clay Guida for some reason – 28:07

Mirko Cro Cop forced to retire due to stroke – 35:13

Paulie Malignaggi signs with Bareknuckle FC, set to face Artem Lobov in June – 41:05

Last Week’s Results - 44:37

Mookie: Gall, Perez, Cirkunov, Zabit, Garbrandt, Zhang, Lawler, Woodley, Jones (3-6)

Stephie: Gall, Perez, Walker, Zabit, Munhoz, Zhang, Lawler, Woodley, Jones (5-4)

Victor: Sanchez, Stamann, Walker, Zabit, Munhoz, Zhang, Askren, Woodley, Jones (8-1!!!!!)


Victor: 30-17-1 NC

Mookie: 29-18-1 NC

Stephie: 29-18-1 NC

UFC Wichita Predictions

Boetsch-Akhmedov – 50:48

Dariush-Dober – 52:27

Ivanov-Rothwell – 54:31

Price-Means – 57:18

Millender-Zaleski – 59:43

JDS-Lewis – 1:01:57

Contest announcement – 1:05:25

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*Intro/Outro podcast music has been provided by OxBow, starring Eugene S Robinson.

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