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Dinesh Karthik Biography

Krishna Kumar Dinesh Karthik (KKDK) is a wicketkeeper-batsman for the Indian Cricket team. He made his debut for the Indian cricket team in 2004 and has been a regular member of the team for varying periods since then, including a stint in 2007 as a specialist opening batsman and non-wicket-keeper. Rising through the junior ranks, Karthik made his first-class debut in late-2002 for Tamil Nadu as a 17-year-old, and was dropped in his first season. He fought his way back into the team and after playing for India at the 2004 Under-19 World Cup, made his ODI and Test cricket debut in late-2004. Karthik was the regular wicket-keeper in Tests, making rare appearances in ODIs. After donning the mantle of an opener for Tamil Nadu and raising himself to the standard of a specialist batsman at domestic level, he was recalled to the national squad as a batsman in late-2006. Following India's elimination from the first round of the 2007 Cricket World Cup, Dinesh Karthik became a non-wicket-keeping opening batsman in the Test team and regularly played ODIs, batting in the middle order. He made his maiden Test century against Bangladesh and then was India's leading scorer in the Test tour of England,

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8 Indian Players who played Under-19 World Cup & later made their international debut the same year
8 Indian Players who played Under-19 World Cup & later made their international debut the same year
Some of these players have become legends.
2017 ICC Champions Trophy: India's probable playing XI
2017 ICC Champions Trophy: India's probable playing XI
India will look to defend their Champions Trophy crown
10 things that have happened since Dinesh Karthik last played for India
10 things that have happened since Dinesh Karthik last played for India
Karthik was recalled to the Indian setup for the Champions Trophy.
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Five reasons why Dinesh Karthik is the ideal replacement for Manish Pandey
ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Five reasons why Dinesh Karthik is the ideal replacement for Manish Pandey
The addition of Dinesh Karthik makes a lot of sense even if he hasn't played an ODI since 2014.
Manish Pandey ruled out of ICC Champions Trophy 2017; Dinesh Karthik named as replacement
Manish Pandey ruled out of ICC Champions Trophy 2017; Dinesh Karthik named as replacement
Pandey was set to play his first 50-over ICC tournament.
IPL 2017, GL vs SRH: Player Ratings
IPL 2017, GL vs SRH: Player Ratings
Sunrisers Hyderabad won and progressed to the playoffs in what was Gujarat Lions' final IPL appearance. A look at player performances.
IPL 2017, SRH vs GL: Lions losing four wickets in eight balls is SK Turning Point of the match
IPL 2017, SRH vs GL: Lions losing four wickets in eight balls is SK Turning Point of the match
Gujarat Lions went through one of the biggest batting collapses in IPL history and it was triggered by Siraj and Rashid's back to back overs
IPL 2017, GL vs DD: 5 things that went wrong for Gujarat Lions
IPL 2017, GL vs DD: 5 things that went wrong for Gujarat Lions
The dead rubber between Gujarat Lions and Delhi Daredevils proved to be quite an exciting, high-scoring contest.
IPL 2017: Rating the wicket-keepers
IPL 2017: Rating the wicket-keepers
All eight franchises have Indian keepers and some of them have been exceptional.
7 Indian Players who played in 2013 Champions Trophy but won't play in 2017
7 Indian Players who played in 2013 Champions Trophy but won't play in 2017
These players won't feature this time.
Would have preferred Dinesh Karthik in the Champions Trophy 2017 squad, says Hemang Badani
Would have preferred Dinesh Karthik in the Champions Trophy 2017 squad, says Hemang Badani
The 31-year old Dinesh Karthik last played for India in 2014, in an ODI against Afghanistan.
5 players who missed out in India's squad for the ICC Champions Trophy
5 players who missed out in India's squad for the ICC Champions Trophy
India's campaign will begin against Pakistan in Birmingham on June 4th.
IPL 2017, KXIP vs GL: Fiasco between Sandeep Sharma and Umpire is SK turning point of the match
IPL 2017, KXIP vs GL: Fiasco between Sandeep Sharma and Umpire is SK turning point of the match
An unfortunate fiasco between Sandeep Sharma and the umpire caused Punjab to lose all the momentum.
5 memorable moments from KXIP vs GL that don’t fade away
5 memorable moments from KXIP vs GL that don’t fade away
Kings XI Punjab put up a good total, but misfields and dropped catches led to their loss against Gujarat Lions.
IPL 2017, DD vs GL: Corey Anderson's stunning catch to dismiss Dinesh Karthik is the SK Play of the Day
IPL 2017, DD vs GL: Corey Anderson's stunning catch to dismiss Dinesh Karthik is the SK Play of the Day
A stupendous catch by Corey Anderson led to the dismissal of Dinesh Karthik, who was looking in good touch.
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