Kenya December 30, 2006

Tikolo awarded in honours list

Tom Tikolo, elder brother of Steve and the former Kenya captain, has been awarded the Head of State’s Commendation (HSC Civilian Division) in the President’s Jamhuri day honours list

Tom Tikolo, elder brother of Steve and the former Kenya captain, has been awarded the Head of State’s Commendation (HSC Civilian Division) in the President’s Jamhuri day honours list.

Mr. Tikolo was born in 1961. He is the first Kenyan of African descent to be selected to the Kenya National Cricket Team in September, 1980 and subsequently became its Captain in June 1986. He was also elected to the Cricket Association in Kenya and also worked for the International Cricket Association. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Cricket Kenya and Tournament Director of the Africa Cricket Association. He is awarded the Head of State’s Commendation (HSC- Civilian Division) for his commendable achievements in promoting cricket in the country.

Via CricketEurope.

Will Luke is assistant editor of ESPNcricinfo

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  • Narendra Patel on January 12, 2007, 8:13 GMT

    Congratulations Tom, this is for the good things you have done for Kenyan Cricket

  • Dhanji Bhudia on January 6, 2007, 9:32 GMT

    Well done Tom.You have worked very hard for Kenyan cricket for a long time.Congratulations

  • Vijay Singh on January 6, 2007, 0:03 GMT

    Well done He deserves the recognition as the one who became the historical first indigenous kenyan player in Kenyan cricket beyond Indian Kenyans

  • Sanjay Hirani on January 1, 2007, 13:42 GMT

    Great appreciation award for all the hard work and dedication put to Kenyan cricket over the years!! Congrats Tom.

  • sp on December 30, 2006, 18:26 GMT

    gr8 work Tom

  • colin macbeth on December 30, 2006, 11:54 GMT

    Much deserved. Well done, Tom!

  • Narendra Patel on January 12, 2007, 8:13 GMT

    Congratulations Tom, this is for the good things you have done for Kenyan Cricket

  • Dhanji Bhudia on January 6, 2007, 9:32 GMT

    Well done Tom.You have worked very hard for Kenyan cricket for a long time.Congratulations

  • Vijay Singh on January 6, 2007, 0:03 GMT

    Well done He deserves the recognition as the one who became the historical first indigenous kenyan player in Kenyan cricket beyond Indian Kenyans

  • Sanjay Hirani on January 1, 2007, 13:42 GMT

    Great appreciation award for all the hard work and dedication put to Kenyan cricket over the years!! Congrats Tom.

  • sp on December 30, 2006, 18:26 GMT

    gr8 work Tom

  • colin macbeth on December 30, 2006, 11:54 GMT

    Much deserved. Well done, Tom!

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  • colin macbeth on December 30, 2006, 11:54 GMT

    Much deserved. Well done, Tom!

  • sp on December 30, 2006, 18:26 GMT

    gr8 work Tom

  • Sanjay Hirani on January 1, 2007, 13:42 GMT

    Great appreciation award for all the hard work and dedication put to Kenyan cricket over the years!! Congrats Tom.

  • Vijay Singh on January 6, 2007, 0:03 GMT

    Well done He deserves the recognition as the one who became the historical first indigenous kenyan player in Kenyan cricket beyond Indian Kenyans

  • Dhanji Bhudia on January 6, 2007, 9:32 GMT

    Well done Tom.You have worked very hard for Kenyan cricket for a long time.Congratulations

  • Narendra Patel on January 12, 2007, 8:13 GMT

    Congratulations Tom, this is for the good things you have done for Kenyan Cricket