It was announced on Tuesday by ProElite, Inc., the company that partnered with Showtime to produce EliteXC, that their online division ProElite.com will partner with Honolulu, Hawaii-based ICON Sport to broadcast ICON’s March 31st Epic event live on the Internet.
Epic is headlined by the first title defense for Frank Trigg, the #7 ranked middleweight fighter in the world, as he faces Pat Miletich-trained fighter Robbie Lawler. Trigg won the ICON middleweight belt by stopping Jason “Mayhem” Miller at the promotion’s December 2006 event.
Also featured on the Epic fight card are former middleweight champion “Mayhem” Miller and Renato “Charuto” Verissimo.
Visitors must register (for free) on www.ProElite.com to view the event, which is expected to include live video streaming of the fights, real-time polling, photos, and more.