William Blick, Ashiraf Mbabazi Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE
MX50 Junior class champion, William Blick (4) during the final round at garuga Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE

The final round of the 2017 National Motocross Championship presented an all out battle for victory between the title contenders in their respective classes on Sunday at Garuga racing track.

Only the MX1 and MX2 classes were already sealed by Maxime Van Pee and Fatuh Kiggundu respectively.

Now three time MX champion Van Pee missed out due to injury but Fatuh Kiggundu still asserted himself in the MX2 class. He scooped all three heats in the Sunday’s race.

[/media-credit] MX2 champion Fatuh Kiggundu Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE

Meanwhile, Alestair Blick entered the final round in need of just a clean finish in order to clinch the MX125 title. And he did just that, overcoming the tight competition from Ali Omar Yasser.

[/media-credit] Alestair Blick Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE

Ben Nsumba only needed 17 points to secure his maiden MX85 title. He finished second, collecting 51 points to cement his first MX85 title. His rival Fortune Sentamu despite winning Sunday’s race finished second overall on the championship.

[/media-credit] Ben Nsumba Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE

Malcom Lubega made the best of the final round in the MX65 class to edge Obote Akena to the class title. Lubega won the final round to claim his maiden MX title.

[/media-credit] Malcom Lubega Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE

The Obote brothers; Akena Obote and Milton Akaki finished second and third overall on the Mx65 championship.

Isabella Blick easily defended the MX50 title after winning all the three heats to count a third MX title of her career. Gift Sebuguzi took the second position overall.

[/media-credit] Isabella Blick secured her MX50 title Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE

William Blick; the young brother to Isabella Blick also regained his MX50 Junior title after fazing off his competitor Miguel Katende in all heats on Sunday.

The season finale was spiced up by 2017 Africa MX champion Jayden Ashwell from Zimbabwe.

[/media-credit] Jayden Ashwell at Garuga on Sunday Credit: © Kawowo Sports | JOHN BATANUDDE

The 21-year-old Ashwell excited the crowd with his breathtaking skills on the track as he comfortably rode to victory in the three heats.

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