Monday, June 24, 2024

CSA: The KFC big bucket is bigger, better and coming in hot and fresh

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KFC and Cricket South Africa have again partnered for the South Africa vs Australia KFC T20 International (T20I) series, offering exciting and exclusive experiences for Fryhard Fans both in-stadium and at home to enjoy.

“Fryhard Fans”, you ask? The Fryhard Fan is a die-hard cricket, do-anything-for-taste fan. So, this year, KFC is making sure that Fryhard Fans miss none of the action, while getting ALL the taste!

The KFC Big Bucket Service Lounge is back! This year, the lounge will provide fans with a sense-immersing in-stadium experience while enjoying a live performance from emerging music giant, Dlala Thukzin during the innings break.  For the first time ever, fans will be able to purchase their favourite KFC meals at the Chow Corner at the stadium.

Fryhard Fans at home will again stand the chance to win discounts on their meals by simply playing the Fry-Hard Augmented Reality (AR) Game and downloading the KFC Delivery+ App to claim prizes. 

“KFC South Africa has a long history of bringing fans their favourite finger lickin’ good chicken together with the sport they love. This year, we are excited to elevate the Fryhard Fan experience with the KFC Bucket Service Experience to the Aussie Series in Durban. And we’re not just talking about the vantage point of watching the game from a KFC bucket meters in the air. We have exclusive merch, an exciting live performance and for the first time ever, Fans both in-stadium and at home do not have to miss a moment of the action while they make their KFC orders”, Grant Macpherson, KFC South Africa’s Chief Marketing Officer, remarked, “And the firsts don’t stop there! KFC Delivery+ will be making a first-of-its-kind delivery to the commentators on the day. Hint: Look up!

About the Fry Hard Augmented Reality (AR) game

KFC’s Delivery+ service will make sure that cricket fans at home don’t miss a single ball of the action. While spectators are glued to the thrilling games, KFC will have them covered with special meal offers and chances to win great prizes through the Fry-Hard augmented reality (AR) game.  For a chance to win with KFC Delivery+, Fry-Hard fans can play the Fry-Hard augmented reality game at

For more information visit @KFCSA on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram and follow the link to play Fry-Hard Augmented Reality (AR) game and win with KFC. Fans can still get KFC T20l series tickets on


KFC has been the event sponsor of the KFC T20I series since the 2013/14 cricket season. 

During KFC T20I matches, the KFC Mini-Cricket kids get the opportunity to meet their heroes as ball boys and girls as well as participating in the coin toss and national anthems.

KFC T20I Series Fixtures

Wednesday, 30 August at 18:00

South Africa vs Australia – Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium, Durban

Friday, 01 September at 18:00

South Africa vs Australia – Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium, Durban

Sunday, 03 September at 14:00

South Africa vs Australia – Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium, Durban


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