In the latest of a series of innovations that keep Kaizer Chiefs and supporters at the cutting edge of technological advances, Kaizer Chiefs are excited to announce their participation at this year’s RUSH Esports event.

This inaugural competitive gaming experience will give gamers a chance to battle it out at the Kaizer Chiefs esports stage, where they will participate in a FIFA 17 tournament in a bid to be the ultimate winner.

8 Round Robin Heats with the top 4 players heading to Knockouts

32 players will be battling it out in an Elimination bracket

1st: R20,000 cash + a Razer Raiju Controller
2nd: KC Hamper + a Razer Headset


When: 21-23 July 2017

Where: Exhibition Hall 2, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Friday: 10am – 8pm
  • Saturday: 9am – 9pm
  • Sunday: 9am – 4pm

The tournament will be played on PlayStation 4. Entry to Rush is free to all registered Kaizer Chiefs Esports Tournament players. Walk-ins will be accepted and allocated a spot in the next available Leg. Qualifying players (top 4 per heat) must be available for Sunday’s finals.

Players can register for their preferred Heat by clicking on the Heat name below.



Friday Heat 1 - Closed [10:30]
  Media Challenge [13:00]
  Heat 2 - Closed [14:30]
  Heat 3 - Closed [17:30]
Saturday Heat 4 - Closed [9:30]
  Heat 5 - Closed [12:30]
  Heat 6 - Closed [15:30]
  Heat 7 - Closed [18:30]
Sunday Heat 8 - Closed[9:30]
  Grand Finals


*This tournament [and/or tournament website] is not affiliated with or sponsored by Electronic Arts Inc. or its licensor(s)