Not only was Friday night’s ShoXC a showcase for fighters such as Eddie Alvarez, Paul Daley and Tonya Evinger to establish themselves in the ranks of EliteXC, but it was also a platform for a significant announcement for the U.K.-based Cage Rage fight promotion.
During Friday’s telecast on Showtime, it was announced that the March 8 Cage Rage event will air on Showtime. Cage Rage 25 will be part of a boxing and mixed martial arts double-header. It will be shown “immediately after the conclusion of the boxing broadcast.”
The main event of Ken Shamrock vs. Robert Berry is scheduled to air on the telecast, although no other bouts have been announced at this time. It is also not yet known how many fights will air.
It was also announced during Friday night’s telecast that there are plans for future ShoXC events on Friday, March 21 and Friday, April 4.