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Level Change Podcast 14: McGregor & Khabib engage in ugly Twitter war

Episode 14 discussion: McGregor & Khabib engage in ugly Twitter exchanges, Malignaggi slaps Lobov, Magomedov banned from UFC, fight news announcements, Alvarez’s ONE Championship debut

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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 14

Paulie Malignaggi slaps Artem Lobov at Bare Knuckle Boxing media event - 1:47

Conor and Khabib get into Twitter war, Dana White calls it unacceptable - 9:40

Eddie Alvarez loses ONE Championship debut by TKO - 24:43

Ruslan Magomedov gets perma-banned by USADA for three violations - 34:06

Overeem vs. Oleinik set for UFC St. Petersburg, Magny vs. Luque for UFC Rochester - 39:46

UFC Philadelphia Review - 50:20

Victor: Holland, Green, Kowalkiewicz, Johnson, Branch, Barboza (2-4)

Stephie: Holland, Green, Kowalkiewicz, Johnson, Branch, Barboza (2-4)

Mookie: Holland, Green, Kowalkiewicz, Johnson, Branch, Barboza (2-4)

Standings

Victor: 44-27-1 NC

Stephie: 40-31-1 NC

Mookie: 39-32-1 NC

BKFC pick for Lobov vs. Knight - 56:41

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