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Between the Links: Sterling Out, Sandhagen in at UFC 267, Bellator news, Daukaus-Holland ending, Dern vs. Rodriguez, more

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Between the Links returns ahead of a busy weekend in the combat sports world.

Host Mike Heck is joined by MMA Fighting’s Jose Youngs and Damon Martin as they discuss the biggest stories of the week in the world of mixed martial arts.

This week, the panel discusses the no contest in the UFC Vegas 38 co-main event between Kevin Holland and Kyle Daukaus and how it was handled ahead of their Nov. 13 rematch, the reaction to UFC bantamweight Aljamain Sterling’s withdrawal from his UFC 267 title defense against Petr Yan and Cory Sandhagen being inserted into the bout for an interim title fight, Scott Coker’s announcements on Wednesday’s edition of The MMA Hour and what was the most impactful story for the promotion overall, what is at stake in the UFC Vegas 39 main event this Saturday between Mackenzie Dern and Marina Rodriguez, whether or not Carla Esparza should be nervous with the result of the 115-pound matchup, and more.

The podcast can be found below and on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and YouTube.

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