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The Mookie & Crookie Show 54: UFC 246 in review, Dana talks Romero, Aldo title shots

Episode 54 discussion: UFC 246 fallout, Dana rationalizes giving Romero and Aldo title shots, Maycee Barber has a complete ACL tear, Alexa Grasso moves up to flyweight, Werdum provided “substantial assistance” to get reduced USADA ban

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Welcome to The Mookie & Crookie Show, a spinoff of The Level Change Podcast that goes a little more in-depth on major combat sports news, as well as takes a humorous look at the crazy world of combat sports social media. The show is hosted by Mookie Alexander and Stephie Haynes and airs every Tuesday.

Here is a summary of the topics discussed or questions asked, 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 54

UFC 246 fallout: McGregor kicks Cowboy’s ass, Diego Ferreira dominates Showtime, Roxy shuts down the Maycee Barber hype train - 4:35

Maycee Barber suffered complete ACL tear, father says - 25:30

https://www.espn.com/mma/story/_/id/28519026/maycee-barber-suffered-complete-acl-tear-loss-ufc-246

Alexa Grasso announces move up to 125 after ridiculous fight-canceling miss - 32:05

https://www.bloodyelbow.com/2020/1/18/21071473/after-ufc-246-bout-cancellation-and-5-5-lb-miss-grasso-is-moving-up-to-125

Dana White rationalizes Yoel Romero, Jose Aldo title shots - 37:18

https://www.bloodyelbow.com/2020/1/18/21071546/dana-white-tries-to-explain-yoel-romero-and-jose-aldo-getting-title-shots-coming-off-losses

Fabricio Werdum gets USADA ban reduced after providing “substantial assistance” - 46:59

https://www.bloodyelbow.com/2020/1/17/21069599/fabricio-werdum-reduced-usada-suspension-providing-substantial-assistance-ufc-news

Social Media Round-Up - 49:31

Werdum calls out Aleksei Oleinik after Russian’s UFC 246 win

https://twitter.com/FabricioWerdum/status/1218754836017008641?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

Please no, Floyd. Please no.

https://www.instagram.com/p/B7fa2HRl3aI/?utm_source=ig_embed&utm_campaign=loading

Nate Diaz ends the night with typically Nate Diaz-ish tweets

https://twitter.com/NateDiaz209/status/1218767545924079618?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

https://twitter.com/NateDiaz209/status/1218770241720737793?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

https://twitter.com/NateDiaz209/status/1218768181356982272?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

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