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The Level Change Podcast 138: TUF 29 finale, Miocic snub, Maia and Rivera released

Episode 138 discussion: TUF 29 finale predictions, Miocic feel snubbed, Demian Maia and Jimmie Rivera part ways with the UFC, Overeem-Verhoeven, Luis Palomino hospitalized with Covid

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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.

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EPISODE 138

Stipe Miocic not pleased with interim title snub, plans to meet with UFC in September - 2:17

Alistair Overeem’s return to kickboxing is against Rico Verhoeven - 12:04

UFC parts ways with Demian Maia, Jimmie Rivera - 22:39

Previously anti-vax BKFC champion Luis Palomino hospitalized, now urges everyone to get vaccinated - 30:07

WEEKLY PREDICTIONS RECAP - 41:29

Stephie: Pantoja, Pichel, Sherman, Madsen, Cannonier (4-1)

Mookie: Pantoja, Pichel, Sherman, Madsen, Cannonier (4-1)

Victor: Pantoja, Pichel, Sherman, Madsen, Gastelum (3-2)

STANDINGS - 42:12

Stephie: 91-60-3

Mookie: 86-62-3

Victor: 80-68-3

TUF 29 FINALE

Muradov-Meerschaert - 42:45

Lee-Rodriguez - 45:04

Barboza-Chikadze - 48:14

SHOWTIME

Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley - 51:09

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