by MMAWeekly.com Staff

MMAWeekly.com on Tuesday was announced as the “2008 MMA News Site of the Year” on MixedMartialArts.com, home of the popular MMA-focused Underground Forum. More than 11,000 votes were cast during balloting. 

Ryan Bennett and Scott Petersen founded MMAWeekly.com in January 2002, the site quickly becoming the world leader for mixed martial arts news. We have long endeavored to provide professional news coverage of this fast-growing sport, and led the way through many developments over the years, from a daily radio program to comprehensive video coverage to the industry’s leading fighter rankings to a comprehensive online store and more. 

MMAWeekly.com would like to thank all of those that voted for us. It is always an honor to be recognized for the hard work and effort that we put forth on a daily basis.  

Congratulations to all of the other winners, especially our content partners Fight! Magazine (2008 Magazine of the Year) and Tapout Radio (2008 Radio Show of the Year).