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The Level Change Podcast 34: Dana’s plans to use UFC model for Zuffa Boxing

Episode 34 discussion: Dana White wants to mold Zuffa Boxing in the UFC model, Kurt Angle says Brock Lesnar wants Jon Jones fight, Horiguchi savagely KO’d, Askren-Maia official.

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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 34

Kurt Angle says Brock Lesnar would consider UFC return only if it’s against Jon Jones, Jones responds - 3:01

Dana White basically wants to implement the UFC model for boxing, values promoter brand over fighter brand - 11:02

Kyoji Horiguchi suffers shocking KO loss in RIZIN - 22:35

Ben Askren vs. Demian Maia is a done deal for UFC Singapore - 31:07

UFC 241 recap - 38:28

Victor: Klose, Sandhagen, Heinisch, Yusuff, Romero, Diaz, Cormier (4-3)

Stephie: Klose, Sandhagen, Heinisch, Yusuff, Romero, Diaz, Cormier (4-3)

Mookie: Klose, Sandhagen, Brunson, Yusuff, Romero, Diaz, Cormier (5-2)


Mookie: 113-71-2 NC/Draw

Stephie: 112-72-2 NC/Draw

Victor: 112-72-2 NC/Draw

Bellator 225

Rickels/Amasov - 52:28

Minakov/Ayala - 50:51

Mitrione/Kharitonov 2 - 52:28

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