Dinesh Karthik, Stats, Family, Retierement, Height, Net Worth, News, Wife, Biography

Dinesh Karthik, Stats, Family, Retierement, Height, Net Worth, News, Wife, Biography

Dinesh Karthik

click on image to play video of Nidahas Trophy 2018 Final Match, Final Over – India vs Bangladesh. best most viewed match by sir

189+ poplar videos of match catches and shots in one playlist Play youtube videos of sir


Full NameKrishna Kumar Dinesh Karthik
ProfessionIndian Cricketer (Right-hand Batsman and Wicket-keeper)
Food HabitNon-vegetarian
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm

in meters- 1.70 m

in feet inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg

in pounds- 143 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 38 inches

- Waist: 30 inches

- Biceps: 14 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
International DebutTest- 3 November 2004 against Australia at Mumbai
ODI- 5 September 2004 against England at London
T20- 1 December 2006 against South Africa at Johannesburg
Coach/MentorRobin Singh
Jersey Number#21, 19 (India)

#21, 19 (Domestic)
Domestic/State TeamAbahani Limited, Albert TUTI Patriots, Delhi Daredevils, Gujarat Lions, Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Zone, Tamil Nadu
Nature on fieldCalm
Records (main ones)• 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.
Career Turning PointPerformance in the 2004 domestic season.
Personal Life
Date of Birth1 June 1985
Age (as in 2018)33 Years
Birth PlaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
SignatureDinesh Karthik signature
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
School(s)Don Bosco School, Chennai

St. Bede’s Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School, Chennai

Indian Public School in Salmiya, Kuwait
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known
FamilyFather- Krishnakumar (Worked as a System Analyst)
Mother- Padma (Worked in IDBI and ONGC)
Brother- Vinesh (Younger)
Sister- None
Dinesh Karthik's parents and brother
AddressAn apartment called The Karthik’s’ in Chennai
Dinesh Karthik house
HobbiesPlaying sudoku, Reading, Swimming, Travelling
ControversyIt was believed that there was a love triangle between Karthik, his Ex-wife Nikita and cricketer Murali Vijay as it was said that she cheated on him with Murali Vijay
Dinesh Karthik and Nikita (left) - Murali Vijay and Nikita (right)
Favourite Things
Favourite Cricketer(s)Batsman: Sachin Tendulkar, Ian Botham
Bowler: R Ashwin
Favourite Tennis PlayerRoger Federer
Favourite FoodButter chicken
Favourite Actor(s)Rajinikanth, Suriya, Dhanush
Favourite MusicianA.R. Rahman
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsNikita Vanjara

Dipika Pallikal (Squash Player)
Wife/Spouse(s)First Wife- Nikita Vanjara (m. 2007–div. 2012)
Dinesh Karthik with Ex-wife Nikita Vanjara
Second Wife- Dipika Pallikal (m. 2015-present)
Dinesh Karthik with his wife Dipika Pallikal
Marriage Date18 August 2015 (with Dipika Pallikal - as per Christian rituals)
Dinesh Karthik and Deepika Pallikal - Christian wedding

20 August 2015 (with Dipika Pallikal - as per Hindu rituals)
Dinesh Karthik and Deepika Pallikal - Hindu wedding
Marriage PlaceChristian- The Leela Palace hotel in Chennai
Hindu- ITC Grand Chola in Chennai
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- None
Style Quotient
Car CollectionPorsche 911 Turbo S
Money Factor
Salary (as in 2018)Retainer Fee: ₹3 crore
Test Fee: ₹15 lakh
ODI Fee: ₹6 lakh
T20 Fee: ₹3 lakh
IPL 11: ₹7.4 crore
Net Worth (approx.)₹44 crore

%d bloggers like this: