Dinesh Karthik is an Indian cricketer who plays for Tamil Nadu in domestic cricket and Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Dinesh Karthik is a Right-arm off-break Bowler and Right-hand batsman.
Dinesh Karthik Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Income, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, House, Cars, Records, Awards & Facts
Right-arm off break
- #21,19 India International Cricket Team
- #21,19 Tamil Nadu Domestic Cricket Team
- National Team – India International Cricket Team
- Domestic Team – Tamil Nadu Domestic Cricket Team
- IPL 2021 Team – Kolkata Knight Riders (IPL)
Date of Birth / Birthplace
Dinesh Karthik was born on 1 June 1985 in Delhi, India.
He is currently 36 years old (as in 2021).
An apartment called The Karthik’s’ in Chennai
- School –
- Don Bosco School, Chennai
- St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai
- Indian Public School in Salmiya, Kuwait
- College –
- Not Known
- Educational Qualification –
- Not Known
Physical Statistics And More
- In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
- In centimeters – 170 cm
- In meters – 1.70 m
- In Kilograms – 65 kg
- In Pounds – 143 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)
- Chest: 38 Inches
- Waist: 30 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Family & Relationship
Parents & Siblings
- Father – Krishnakumar (Worked as a System Analyst)
- Mother – Padma (Worked in IDBI and ONGC)
- Siblings – Vinesh(Elder Brother)
Girlfriend & Spouse
- Dinesh Karthik dated –
- Nikita Vanjara
- Dipika Pallikal (Squash Player)
- Wife – Nikita Vanjara (m. 2007–div. 2012)
- Dipika Pallikal (m. 2015-present)
Career Turning Point
Abahani Limited, Albert TUTI Patriots, Delhi Daredevils, Gujarat Lions, Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Zone, Tamil Nadu
3 November 2004 against Australia at Mumbai
5 September 2004 against England at London
1 December 2006 against South Africa at Johannesburg
Dinesh Karthik made his IPL debut for Delhi Daredevils. Delhi Daredevils Buy him Rs 2.10 Crore in the auctions of IPL 2008.
• The first ever Indian cricketer to win a T20I Man of the Match award (against South Africa in 2006).
• He has done batting from opening position to No. 7.
It was believed that there was a love triangle between Karthik, his ex-wife Nikita and cricketer Murali Vijay as it was said that he cheated on Murali Vijay.
Dinesh Karthik Salary And Net worth
Retainer Fee: Rs. Not Known
Test Fee: Rs.Not Known
ODI Fee: Rs. Not Known
T20 Fee: Rs. Not Known
IPL 13: Rs. 7.40 Crore
Dinesh Karthik has an estimated total Networth of Rs 80 crore ($11 million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.
Dinesh Karthik Cars And Bikes Collection
Some Lesser Known Facts About Dinesh Karthik
• Dinesh was born into a Tamil Brahmin family with a sporting background as his father was a first-division cricketer for Chennai.
• He first met his second wife, Dipika Rebecca Pallikal at the Chennai marathon in 2008, through their common gym trainer, Shankar Basu, of ‘Maverick Gym,’ Chennai.