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If you are looking forward to catching all the explosive action of EFC AFRICA 30, but don’t have access to tickets for fight night, Ster-Kinekor has you covered! South Africa’s leading cinema chain will again be screening all 12 bouts of EFC AFRICA 30 live on its big screens, using the latest in digital projection, in select cinemas on Thursday, 05 June. If you can’t be ringside for this event, then watching all the action from all 12 fights, in this larger-than-life format, is definitely the next best thing!
Ster-Kinekor’s sports viewing evolution is possible as a result of the recent conversion of all of its cinemas to the latest in digital technology. Its substantial investment in the highest quality, live satellite broadcast equipment and a continuously tested and monitored signal ensures a stable live broadcast of all the fight action.
MMA fans across the country can enjoy the upcoming EFC AFRICA 30 event from the comfort of a cinema seat, being the only other venue, besides the live event at Cape Town’s GrandWest, screening the entire fight card. “EFC is something that has to be experienced but, when you see it on the big screen at Ster-Kinekor, it takes it to the next level,” states Durban-based journalist, Fred Felton.
Dubbed the ‘Superfight’, Boyd Allen takes on Don Madge at EFC AFRICA 30 at Cape Town’s GrandWest Grand Arena on 05 June. MMA fans are in for a mammoth fight night with 12 explosive match-ups that will see Mixed Martial Arts action at its best. In the lead-up to the main bout, some of the other fights that fans can watch on the big screen, where you become part of the action, are Irshaad Sayed vs. Charlie Weyer, Brendon Groenewald vs. Elvis Moyo, Gordon Roodman vs. Bruno Mukulu, Ricky Misholas vs. Lubika Didier-Kilola, and Saxon Delafield vs. Shaun de Lange.
The following Ster-Kinekor cinemas will be online from 16:15 on Thursday, 05 June, for all the live action from EFC AFRICA 30:
• Ster-Kinekor Fourways (Johannesburg)
• Ster-Kinekor East Rand Mall (Johannesburg)
• Ster-Kinekor The (Johannesburg)
• Ster-Kinekor Greenstone (Johannesburg)
• Ster-Kinekor Cradlestone (Johannesburg)
• Ster-Kinekor Maponya (Johannesburg)
• Ster-Kinekor Brooklyn (Pretoria)
• Ster-Kinekor Gateway (Durban)
• Ster-Kinekor Cavendish (Cape Town)
• Ster-Kinekor Cape Gate (Cape Town)
• Ster-Kinekor Tyger Valley (Cape Town)
• Ster-Kinekor Mimosa (Bloemfontein)
Bookings for EFC AFRICA 30 at the twelve select Ster-Kinekor cinemas countrywide are now open. Tickets cost R120.00 and audiences are treated to all 12 of the scheduled fights as they take place, broadcast live and in state-of-the-art digital projection on the big screen. Ster-Kinekor SK Club, Discovery Vitality and Edgars Club movie card benefits and discounts do apply. All cinema-goers will also receive a complimentary EFC event guide and live commentary during the event.
EFC AFRICA 30, presented by BetXchange.com, takes place on Thursday, 05 June 2014 at Cape Town’s GrandWest Grand Arena. Watch the EFC AFRICA 30 event promo here: http://u.efcafrica.com/1oz3wNr.
To find out more about EFC AFRICA events and to book your tickets for EFC AFRICA 30 at your nearest Ster-Kinekor cinema, visit www.sterkinekor.com. Avoid the queues by booking online, by calling Ticketline on 082 16789 or you can book at the box office. You can also secure your seats by downloading the Ster-Kinekor App on your Nokia, Samsung Android, iPhone and Blackberry smart phone to book from your mobile. To find out what other exciting promotions Ster-Kinekor has on offer, follow @sterkinekor on Twitter or Facebook at Ster-Kinekor Theatres.