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The Level Change Podcast 70: UFC 249 preview, Dana’s strongarm tactics, Cejudo talks contenders

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Episode 70 discussion: Dana says Miocic could be stripped of title, Cejudo on why he’s not facing a #1 contender, Woodley vs. Burns, 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 70

Stipe Miocic speaks up as Dana White suggests champs could be stripped of title for not fighting during pandemic - 1:52

Henry Cejudo cites reason why he’s fighting Dominick Cruz and not actual #1 contender - 13:55

Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns in the works for UFC on May 23rd - 22:20

Anderson Silva intends to finish out rest of his UFC contract - 27:38

Standings - 33:13

Stephie: 31-20 (+1 for “UFC 249 will happen on May 9th)

Mookie: 30-21 (+1 for “UFC 249 will happen on May 9th)

Victor: 28-23

UFC 249

Jacare-Hall - 34:15

Esparza-Waterson - 37:45

Oleinik/Werdum - 40:41

Cerrone/Pettis - 44:13

Hardy/De Castro - 47:28

Stephens/Kattar - 49:19

Ngannou/Rozenstruik - 51:56

Cejudo/Cruz - 55:05

Ferguson/Gaethje - 57:30

UFC Jacksonville

OSP-Rothwell - 1:02:23

Teixeira-Smith - 1:03:57

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