Twenty one drivers including two Ugandans have confirmed participation in the Oryx Energy Rally of Tanzania; the fourth round on the Africa Rally Championship (ARC) calendar which is scheduled on the weekend of June 13 – 15, 2014.

Shafik Semujju, Duncan ‘Kikankane’ Mubiru and Hajji Abdu Sempebwa are the three Ugandans in the race which has also attracted continental big names in Zambia’s Mohammed Essa, Rwanda’s Giancarlo Davite, Kenya’s Jaspreet Singh Chatthe and fast rising Ivorian Gary Chaynes who leads the 2014 ARC log.

According to the ARC website, the official launch of the event is on Friday at 11:30AM at the Oryx Energy Head Office Board Room in Kurasini.

Full Entry List:
1) Mohammed Essa / Gareth Dawe
2) Gary Chaynes / Romain Comas
3) Giancarlo Davite / Sylvia Vindevogel
4) Jaspreet Singh Chatthe / Dave Sihoka
5) Shafik Ssemujju / Hussein Mukuye
6) Abdu Sempebwa / Francis Wamala
7) Duncan Mubiru / Paul Musaazi
8) Gerard Miller / Peter Fox
9) Gurjit Singh Dhani / Shameer Yusuf
10) Gurpal Singh Sandhu / Absolam Aswani
11) Rajpal Singh Dhani / Sinder Sudle
12) Dharam Pandya / Sanjeev Pandya
13) Harinder Singh Deere / Zubayr Piredina
14) Ahmed Huwel / Misam Fazal
15) Jamil Khan / Fathey Saleh
16) Kirit Pandya / Awadh Bafadhil
17) Salvatory Mcharo / Victor Jackson
18) Tufail Tufail / TBA
19) Mohammed Suleman / John Aaron
20) Vishal B Solanki / Marcel Rajgopaul
21) Jayant Shah / Ravi Chana


1. Gary Chaynes (Ivory Coast) – 58pts

2. Mohammed Essa (Zambia) – 50pts

3. Jaspreet Chatthe (Kenya) – 33pts

4. Giancarlo Davite (Rwanda) – 27pts

5. Morifere Soumuro (Ivory Coast) – 18pts

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