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The Level Change Podcast 73: Covington out at ATT, UFC On ESPN 9 preview

Episode 73 discussion: Colby Covington officially out at American Top Team, UFC On ESPN 9 preview, Ngannou wants pay bump to fight Jon Jones, more

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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 73

Colby Covington is officially out at American Top Team - 2:48

Francis Ngannou says “f—k no” to fighting Jon Jones without pay bump - 13:01

Egad, Dana White says the UFC is working on Petr Yan vs. Jose Aldo - 22:07

John Oliver should obviously get a cut from the UFC for UFSea - 29:55

Standings

Stephie: 37-30

Victor: 37-30

Mookie: 35-32

UFC on ESPN 9

Smolka/Kenney - 37:58

Chookagian/Shevchenko - 40:33

Dern/Cifers - 44:15

Ivanov/Sakai - 48:25

Woodley/Burns - 51:41

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