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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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Ravi Shastri's timely advice has helped me: Karthik
Ravi Shastri's timely advice has helped me: Karthik
Karthik is someone who has played against multiple captains including Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni and now Virat Kohli.
Returning to India side harder than making debut, says Dinesh Karthik
Returning to India side harder than making debut, says Dinesh Karthik
The 32-year-old ended his three-year hiatus from ODIs in July 2017.
India vs New Zealand, 2017 ODI series: 5 talking points
India vs New Zealand, 2017 ODI series: 5 talking points
This series witnessed a typical see-saw battle, with India emerging as the winners
This could be Dinesh Karthik's chance to seal his position in the ODI team
This could be Dinesh Karthik's chance to seal his position in the ODI team
Dinesh Karthik's time to make his mark on ODI cricket might finally be here
India vs New Zealand 2017: Sourav Ganguly and Harbhajan back Dinesh Karthik to fill No. 4 spot
India vs New Zealand 2017: Sourav Ganguly and Harbhajan back Dinesh Karthik to fill No. 4 spot
The former Indian stars are impressed by Karthik's match-winning knock in the Pune ODI.
Losing 3 wickets early put us under pressure: Santner
Losing 3 wickets early put us under pressure: Santner
India batsman Shikhar Dhawan (68) and Dinesh Karthik (64) struck timely half centuries as India chased the target without much fuss.
India vs New Zealand 2017, 2nd ODI: 5 things we learnt from the match 
India vs New Zealand 2017, 2nd ODI: 5 things we learnt from the match 
India rebounded from a shock loss at Mumbai to level the series.
India vs New Zealand 2017: 5 Indian players to watch out for
India vs New Zealand 2017: 5 Indian players to watch out for
These players will have more than a point to prove.
Dinesh Karthik says he is 'privileged to be part of Virat Kohli’s team'
Dinesh Karthik says he is 'privileged to be part of Virat Kohli’s team'
The wicketkeeper-batsman has also wished to bat at no. 4
Ranji Trophy 2017-18, 2nd round, 3rd day: Vidarbha inflict huge defeat on Punjab as Yuvraj fails with the bat
Ranji Trophy 2017-18, 2nd round, 3rd day: Vidarbha inflict huge defeat on Punjab as Yuvraj fails with the bat
Tamil Nadu's Dinesh Karthik had a forgetful day with the bat as well.
5 times when Dinesh Karthik made a comeback into the Indian team
5 times when Dinesh Karthik made a comeback into the Indian team
He has never managed to nail his spot, but Karthik never drops out of contention either.
India vs New Zealand 2017: 5 things we learnt from India's squad announcement
India vs New Zealand 2017: 5 things we learnt from India's squad announcement
The Indian selectors announced the 15-member squad that will take on New Zealand in a three-match ODI series.
Selectors reveal the reason behind selecting Dinesh Karthik over KL Rahul
Selectors reveal the reason behind selecting Dinesh Karthik over KL Rahul
Lokesh Rahul, Mohammad Shami and Umesh Yadav were axed from the 15-man setup.
Indian ODI squad to face New Zealand announced
Indian ODI squad to face New Zealand announced
Shikhar Dhawan, who missed the ODIs against Australia to be with his wife, makes a return to the side
Shaw's record ton, Karthik century guide India Red to 317/5
Shaw's record ton, Karthik century guide India Red to 317/5
Left-arm spinner Bhargav Bhatt (3/83) was the most successful bowler for India Blue.
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