KFC’s new bucket

KFC is getting adding esports to its bucket, partnering with ESForce for KFC Battle, a ‘large-scale sports, cultural, and educational project aimed at young people’ that will include the launch of a KFC Esports Championship in Dota 2. The winning team from the tournament will nab a spot in the Dota 2 finals of the 2018 Russian Esports Cup, held by the Russian Esports Federation, as well as a trip to Europe.

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