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The Level Change Podcast 85: Jones to HW, UFC Vegas 7 predictions

Episode 85 discussion: Jon Jones vacates belt and plans move to heavyweight, UFC Vegas 7 predictions, new fight announcements, Anthony Johnson back in the UFC

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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.


Jon Jones vacates title, Dominick Reyes vs. Jan Blachowicz now for light heavyweight belt - 2:59

Anthony Johnson ready to return to UFC as a light heavyweight - 13:47

Big fight announcements: Korean Zombie-Ortega (October 17), Lewis-Blaydes (November 28), Silva-Hall (Oct. 31), RDA-Makhachev (UFC 254), Oliveira-Dariush - 22:22

Ryan Bader argues he should be considered the best light heavyweight in the world - 35:51

UFC 252 RECAP - 42:30

Stephie: Pichel, Dvalishvili, Burns, Rozenstruik, O’Malley, Stipe (4-2)

Mookie: Miller, Dvalishvili, Burns, Rozenstruik, O’Malley, Stipe (3-3)

Victor: Miller, Dvalishvili, Burns, JDS, Vera, Stipe (3-3)


Mookie: 77-57

Stephie: 77-57

Victor: 75-59


Bader-Nemkov - 47:10


Rodriguez-Sato - 50:21

Agapova-Dobson - 52:37

OSP-Menifield - 53:42

Edgar-Munhoz - 56:38

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