Dinesh karthik (dk) biography, cricket, Height, Age, Wife, Family. Personal information

Dinesh Karthik is an Indian cricketer, Personal information, International Information, Hometown information (League Match), dinesh karthik and murali vijay, dinesh karthik all ipl teams, dinesh karthik batting in ipl

Dinesh karthik (dk) biography,  cricket, Height, Age, Wife, Family. Personal information

  • Personal information
Full Name:  Dinesh Karthik
Born date: 1 June 1985 (Age 36), Chennai, TamilNadu, India
Role Wicket-Keeper Batsman
Height: 1.7 m
Batting: Right-handed
Bowling: Right-arm off break
Parents: Padmini Krishnakumar, Krishna Kumar
Spouse: Nikita Vanjara ( 2007–2012), Dipika Pallikal ( 2015)


Dinesh Karthik's real name is Krishna Kumar Dinesh Karthik, Dinesh Karthik is an Indian cricketer. He was born on 1 June 1985 in Tamil Nadu. Dinesh Karthik is a specialist wicketkeeper and is also known for his good batting. He plays for Tamil Nadu in his domestic cricket.

His team was Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and was also the captain of the KKR team since 2018, but he has been bought by the Royal Challengers Bangalore team for IPL 2022. Dinesh Karthik has been included in the team of Bangalore Challengers Bangalore by paying Rs 5.50 crore.


Dinesh Karthik played the first match for India in 2004. On 5 September 2004, he made his debut in ODI cricket against England.

Dinesh Karthik also became a Test cricketer within two months.

He played his first Test match against Australia in November 2004. After that, it took almost 2 years for India to play its first T20 match.

Dinesh Karthik was also involved in this match played on 1 December 2006. Dinesh Karthik has also been a member of the Indian team that won the T20 World Championship in 2007.



Personal Life

Dinesh Karthik married Nikita in 2007, after which he had an affair with India batsman Murali Vijay, due to which he divorced Nikita in 2012.

Dinesh Karthik went into a deep shock, and even thought of committing suicide, then in 2015 married India's renowned Skavs player Dipika Palikal and the two are still together. Both have also had two twin children in 2019.

  • Hometown information (League Match)
2002 Present: TamilNadu
2008–2010 and 2014 Delhi Daredevils
2011: Kings XI Punjab
2012–2013:  Mumbai Indians
2015: Royal Challengers Bangalore
2016-2017: Gujarat Lions
2018-2021: Kolkata Knight Riders
2022 Present: Royal Challengers Bangalore

  • International Information
India: (2004–present)
Test debut: 3 November 2004 India vs Australia
Final Test: 9 August 2018 India vs England
ODI debut: 5 September 2004 India vs England
Last ODI: 17 December 2017 India vs Sri Lanka
T20I Debut: 1 December 2006 India vs South Africa
Last T20I: 18 March 2018 India vs Bangladesh