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The Level Change Podcast 103: Pettis parts ways with UFC, the Tito chronicles

Episode 103 discussion: UFC Vegas 17 recap, Anthony Pettis is a free agent, Tito Ortiz chronicles, major UFC fight news

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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.


Anthony Pettis parts ways with the UFC, heads for free agency - 3:14

Chris Weidman wouldn’t be surprised if UFC cut him with a loss - 13:43

Major fight news: Chandler-Hooker (UFC 257), Chiesa-Magny (Fight Island 8), Ansaroff-Dern (4-10-21) - 23:40

Update on Tito Ortiz as city councilman: Still a trainwreck - 37:50

UFC VEGAS 17 RECAP - 45:42

Mookie: Eubanks, Pettis, Tybura, Robertson, Moraes, Pereira, Vera, Thompson (4-4)

Stephie: Eubanks, Pettis, Tybura, Robertson, Font, Williams, Vera, Neal (3-5)

Victor: Eubanks, Pettis, Hardy, Robertson, Font, Williams, Aldo, Neal (3-5)


Mookie: 135-93-2

Stephie: 131-97-2

Victor: 123-105-2

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Well, fight fans, we’ve been with you now for 21 wks of solid fights in a row since July 11th, now we get a three week break until the UFC returns on Jan. 16th in the New Year. In the meantime, be sure to watch for episodes of our 6th Round Retro Post-Fight Show planned for the next 3 Mondays, The Mookie & Crookie Show remains here for you on Tuesdays, as well as The Best of the C’Mon Now MMA Podcast on Wednesdays, some fun MMA Depressed-Us shows over the next 3 Thursdays & more of The Level Change Podcast of course... no promises, but there is even rumor of a Retrospective Show in some format about the Contender Series. In the meantime, HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

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