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Level Change Podcast 21: Paulie’s pee, Ortiz says ‘Dana was right’ about De La Hoya

Episode 21 discussion: Paulie Malignaggi’s press conference antics, Tito Ortiz agrees with Dana White that ODLH is a bad MMA promoter, fight news roundup.

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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 21

Paulie Malignaggi craters combat sports discourse to a new low in Artem Lobov spat - 2:05

Tito Ortiz basically admits Oscar De La Hoya is shockingly not a good MMA promoter - 11:34

Fight-bookings: JDS-Ngannou moved to ESPN main event, Hardy vs. Adams at UFC San Antonio, Arlovski vs. Rothwell 2 at UFC San Antonio - 19:02

Victor’s Regional MMA Round-up: What regional-level MMA is on this week? - 34:31

UFC Rochester Recap - 41:19

Victor: Ladd, Oliveira, Luque, ACJ, Lee (3-2)

Stephie: Ladd, Oliveira, Luque, ACJ, Lee (3-2)

Mookie: Ladd, Oliveira, Luque, ACJ, Lee (3-2)


Victor: 66-45-2 NC/Draw

Stephie: 66-45-2 NC/Draw

Mookie: 65-46-2 NC/Draw

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