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The Level Change Podcast 121: UFC Vegas 25 preview, Jones splits with management

Episode 121 discussion: UFC Vegas 25 predictions, Jon Jones breaks with Malki Kawa, Diego Sanchez left stranded by UFC, Dillashaw out of fight due to nasty cut.

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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 splits with First Round Management after 11 years - 2:45

Daniel Cormier challenges Jake Paul to MMA fight - 19:09

Nasty cut postpones TJ Dillashaw-Cory Sandhagen fight, Waterson vs. Rodriguez new main event - 31:04

Diego Sanchez left hanging at the airport, and unrelated he’s out of the Cowboy Cerrone fight - 39:05

UFC 261 RECAP - 46:04

Stephie: Brown, Crute, Hall, Shevchenko, Zhang, Usman (4-2)

Mookie: Brown, Crute, Hall, Shevchenko, Zhang, Usman (4-2)

Victor: Brown, Crute, Hall, Shevchenko, Zhang, Usman (4-2)


Stephie: 42-27-1

Mookie: 40-29-1

Victor: 37-32-1


Botelho-Carolina - 51:23

Dvalishvili-Stamann - 53:23

Strickland-Jotko - 54:40

Cutelaba-Jacoby - 56:18

Swanson-Chikadze - 59:12

Reyes-Prochazka - 1:02:33

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