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Episode 37 discussion: Khabib’s manager says GSP is next, Poirier wants McGregor rematch, Bellator working on card for Japan, new fight bookings, UFC Vancouver preview

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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 37

Khabib’s manager: GSP is next for Khabib, not Ferguson or McGregor - 2:04

Dustin Poirier calls for rematch with Conor McGregor, McGregor responds - 13:30

Bellator working on shows in Japan, including Rampage vs. Fedor main event - 21:17

Fight bookings: Thompson vs. Luque (UFC 244), Arlovski vs. Rozenstruik (UFC 244), Jacare vs. Blachowicz (UFC Sao Paulo) - 27:27

UFC 242 / Bellator 226 Recap - 42:09

Mookie: Borics, Straus, Bader, Lee, Taisumov, Blaydes, Makhachev, Felder, Poirier (4-4-1 NC)

Stephie: Borics, Straus, Bader, Lee, Taisumov, Blaydes, Makhachev. Barboza, Poirier (3-5-1 NC)

Victor: Curran, Straus, Bader, Lee, Taisumov, Blaydes, Makhachev, Felder, Poirier (3-5-1 NC)

Standings

Mookie: 121-78-3 NC/Draw

Stephie: 119-80-3 NC/Draw

Victor: 116-83-3 NC/Draw

UFC Vancouver

Tybura/Sakai - 51:30

Cirkunov/Crute - 54:30

Hall/ACJ - 56:23

Teixeira/Krylov - 58:40

Cerrone/Gaethje - 1:00:58

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