K Dinesh Karthik

K Dinesh Karthik

Wicket-keeper Batter

Batting Style Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style Right Arm Offbreak
Age 38 years

IPL: Kolkata Knight Riders sealed playoff berth in these seasons

Kolkata Knight Riders became the first side to reach the 2024 Indian Premier League playoffs after beating Mumbai Indians in Match 60.

Decoding Indian players with most ducks in IPL 

Royal Challengers Bengaluru batter Dinesh Karthik has made headlines for an unwanted record in the Indian Premier League.

Dinesh Karthik records his 18th duck in IPL: Key stats

Royal Challengers Bengaluru racked up 187/9 in 20 overs against Delhi Capitals in Match 62 of IPL 2024 at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium.

Decoding RCB's highest team totals in IPL

Royal Challengers Bengaluru thrashed Punjab Kings by 60 runs in Match 58 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season in Dharamsala.

Decoding batters with most single-digit dismissals in IPL

Fans have witnessed some exciting on-field action in the ongoing 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL).

30 Apr 2024

Indian Cricket Team

T20 World Cup 2024, India's squad: Players who missed out

The BCCI, on April 30, named Team India's squad for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup scheduled in the West Indies and the USA.

Which player has won most matches in IPL?

Chennai Super Kings bounced back with a win in the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) season after thrashing Sunrisers Hyderabad at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai.

IPL 2024, RCB vs GT: Decoding the key player battles

Gujarat Titans will host Royal Challengers Bengaluru in Match 45 of the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL).

A look at lesser-known records of Dinesh Karthik in IPL

Royal Challengers Bengaluru's Dinesh Karthik has been among the runs in the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) season.

KKR beat RCB, record their 50th win at Eden Gardens 

Kolkata Knight Riders have beaten Royal Challengers Bengaluru by a solitary run in Match 36 of the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL).

Dinesh Karthik completes 250 IPL appearances: Decoding his stats

Veteran wicketkeeper-batter Dinesh Karthik has accomplished a major milestone as he has become just the third player to complete 250 matches in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL: Dinesh Karthik wins hearts, smashes brilliant 83 against SRH

Dinesh Karthik slammed an uncanny 83(35) against Sunrisers Hyderabad in a record-breaking IPL 2024 encounter at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium.

IPL 2024, SRH beat RCB in high-scoring feast: Key stats

Sunrisers Hyderabad have thrashed Royal Challengers Bengaluru by 25 runs in Match 30 of the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL).

13 Apr 2024

Jasprit Bumrah

These batters have dominated Jasprit Bumrah in IPL

Jasprit Bumrah is arguably the finest fast bowler of this generation.

11 Apr 2024

Mumbai Indians (MI)

Mumbai Indians decimate Royal Challengers Bengaluru in IPL 2024: Stats

Mumbai Indians earned a solid seven-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bengaluru in match number 25 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season at the Wankhede Stadium on Thursday.

Dinesh Karthik smashes his 21st IPL fifty, clocks 150 sixes

Dinesh Karthik played a blinder for Royal Challengers Bengaluru against Mumbai Indians in match number 25 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season on Thursday at the Wankhede Stadium.

11 Apr 2024

Glenn Maxwell

Glenn Maxwell equals this unwanted record in IPL: Details here

Royal Challengers Bengaluru all-rounder Glenn Maxwell fell for a duck in match number 25 of the Indian Premier League against Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium on Thursday.

IPL: A look at highest run-scorers in death overs

The advent of T20 cricket enhanced the role of providing finishing touches with the bat. It became prominent with each passing season of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2024, RCB beat PBKS to register first win: Stats

Royal Challengers Bengaluru have registered their maiden victory in the 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) as they beat Punjab Kings by four wickets in Match 6 in Bengaluru.

IPL champions CSK win 2024 season opener versus RCB: Stats

Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 champions Chennai Super Kings beat Royal Challengers Bengaluru in the 2024 season opener at Chepauk on Friday.

Anuj Rawat, Dinesh Karthik clock these partnership records for RCB

Anuj Rawat and Dinesh Karthik bailed Royal Challengers Bengaluru out from a position of bother with a 95-run stand for the sixth wicket against Chennai Super Kings in match number one of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season.

IPL 2024, CSK vs RCB: Decoding key player battles

Chennai Super Kings and Royal Challengers Bengaluru open the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 season with match number one on Friday at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

IPL 2023 recap: RCB blew hot and cold

The 2024 Indian Premier League (IPL) edition is right around the corner. Defending champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will meet Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on March 22.

Dinesh Karthik to retire from IPL after 2024 season: Report

Veteran Indian wicketkeeper-batter Dinesh Karthik is set to retire from the Indian Premier League (IPL) after the upcoming 2024 season, as per ESPNcricinfo.

14 Jan 2024

Delhi Capitals (DC)

IPL 2024: Decoding the most expensive signings in DC's history

Delhi Capitals have been one of the underachieving franchises in the Indian Premier League. They have made some crucial signings at the auction table over the years but most of them haven't worked out for them.

13 Dec 2023

Vijay Hazare Trophy

Haryana reach the 2023 Vijay Hazare Trophy final: Key stats 

Haryana have reached the 2023 Vijay Hazare Trophy final after defeating Tamil Nadu in the first semi-final on Wednesday.

12 Dec 2023

Vijay Hazare Trophy

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2023: Presenting the four semi-finalists

Haryana, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, and Karnataka have reached the 2023 Vijay Hazare Trophy semi-finals.

11 Dec 2023

Vijay Hazare Trophy

Tamil Nadu outclass Mumbai to qualify for 2023 VHT semi-final

Tamil Nadu outclassed Mumbai to progress through to the semi-final of the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy on Monday.

01 Dec 2023

Vijay Hazare Trophy

Dinesh Karthik goes past 7,500 runs in List A cricket

Tamil Nadu captain Dinesh Karthik has completed 7,500 runs in List A cricket.

29 Nov 2023

Vijay Hazare Trophy

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Dinesh Karthik slams match-winning 68 versus Baroda 

Veteran cricketer Dinesh Karthik slammed a match-winning knock of 68 versus Baroda in a Round 4 contest of the Vijay Hazare Trophy 2023 season on Wednesday.

IPL 2024, RCB acquire Green after releasing stalwarts: Complete analysis

All 10 Indian Premier League (IPL) teams confirmed their list of the retained and released players on November 26.

25 Nov 2023

Vijay Hazare Trophy

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Sai Sudharsan hammers sixth List A century

Sai Sudharsan was the lone warrior for Tamil Nadu against Goa in their opening fixture of the 2023 Vijay Hazare Trophy.

29 May 2023

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

MS Dhoni becomes first player to complete 250 IPL matches

MS Dhoni has added another feather to his already illustrious hat as he has completed 250 matches in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He has become the first player to get this feat.

29 Mar 2023

Andre Russell

IPL 2023: Five finishers to watch out for

Thala MS Dhoni! Most of us associate the term 'finisher' in cricket with the legendary batter. He is arguably the best in the business.

IPL 2023, RCB: Squad analysis, schedule, Probable XI, and verdict

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will continue their hunt for the maiden title in the upcoming 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL), starting March 31.

09 Nov 2022

ICC T20 World Cup

T20 WC: Both Karthik, Pant in contention for India-England semi-final

Both Rishabh Pant and Dinesh Karthik are in contention to play the semi-final of the 2022 ICC T20 World Cup against England at the Adelaide Oval.

31 Oct 2022

ICC T20 World Cup

T20 World Cup: Injured Dinesh Karthik could miss Bangladesh game

Wicket-keeper-batter Dinesh Karthik could miss India's upcoming ICC T20 World Cup Super 12 game against Bangladesh scheduled at the Adelaide Oval.

13 Oct 2022

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

MS Dhoni excluded in Wisden India's All-Time T20I XI

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni is a notable absentee in Wisden's All-time India T20I XI.

South Africa thrash India in 3rd T20I, earn consolation win

South Africa thrashed India in the third and final T20I at the Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore.

30 Aug 2022

Indian Cricket Team

Rishabh Pant vs Dinesh Karthik (T20Is): Here are the stats

India beat Pakistan in the high-octane Asia Cup clash on Sunday.

29 Jul 2022

Rohit Sharma

India beat WI in first T20I: Match report and stats

India beat West Indies in the first T20I to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.

21 Jul 2022

Rishabh Pant

Who should be India's wicket-keeper for T20 WC? Ponting answers

India are facing a problem of plenty for the wicket-keeper's slot ahead of the 2022 ICC T20 World Cup.

22 Jun 2022

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Aakash Chopra highlights consistency of Dinesh Karthik: Key stats

Indian batter Dinesh Karthik made his international debut in September 2004, three months before legend MS Dhoni earned his maiden call-up.

Graeme Smith praises Karthik, terms Pandya 'x-factor': Key stats

Like everyone, former South African skipper Graeme Smith is impressed with the recent run of Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya and wicket-keeper Dinesh Karthik.

21 Jun 2022

Rishabh Pant

What does Rahul Dravid think about captaincy of Rishabh Pant?

Indian head coach Rahul Dravid recently talked about the leadership of stand-in skipper Rishabh Pant in the five-match T20I series against South Africa.

19 Jun 2022

Indian Cricket Team

India vs South Africa: Key takeaways from the T20I series

The fifth and final T20I between India and South Africa ended in a no-result owing to the heavy outpour in Bengaluru.

18 Jun 2022

Indian Cricket Team

Dinesh Karthik vs Rishabh Pant: Here's what Dale Steyn feels

Former South Africa cricketer Dale Steyn has backed Dinesh Karthik to make the India squad for the 2022 T20 World Cup.

Dinesh Karthik: Decoding his T20 career stats

India's Dinesh Karthik smacked a 26-ball 55 in the fourth T20I against South Africa.

17 Jun 2022

Indian Cricket Team

Dinesh Karthik becomes oldest Indian to slam T20I half-century

Dinesh Karthik featured in India's first-ever T20 International in December 2006, against South Africa (Johannesburg).

17 Jun 2022

Hardik Pandya

IND vs SA: Hosts compile 169/6 on tricky Rajkot surface

A terrific partnership between Hardik Pandya and Dinesh Karthik fueled India's innings in the fourth T20I against South Africa in Rajkot.

IPL 2022: Dinesh Karthik reprimanded for breaching Code of Conduct

Royal Challengers Bangalore wicket-keeper Dinesh Karthik has been reprimanded for breaching the Indian Premier League Code of Conduct in the Eliminator match against Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) on Wednesday.

Decoding Dinesh Karthik's numbers in the IPL 2022 season

On Saturday, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) outclassed Delhi Capitals (DC) to script their fourth win in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 season.

IPL auction: Five wicket-keepers who could start bidding war

A wicket-keeper's primary job is to keep the wickets.

26 Dec 2021

Vijay Hazare Trophy

Himachal Pradesh stun Tamil Nadu to win Vijay Hazare Trophy

Himachal Pradesh stunned favorites Tamil Nadu to lift their maiden Vijay Hazare Trophy.

IPL 2021: Important milestones that can be achieved

The second phase of the Indian Premier League 2021-22 season is set to start tonight in the UAE.

IPL: A look at KKR's recent performances (2018-2020)

The 14th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) will be underway on April 9.

IPL 2021: Records which Dinesh Karthik can break this season

The 14th edition of Indian Premier League will be in full swing from April 9 onward.

Tamil Nadu win Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2020/21: Key numbers

Tamil Nadu were crowned champions of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy after claiming a seven-wicket victory over Baroda in the final on Sunday.

IPL 2020, CSK get past KKR: List of records broken

A brilliant batting display by the Chennai Super Kings helped them beat Kolkata Knight Riders in match number 49 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season.

IPL: How Dinesh Karthik fares against leg-spinners

Dinesh Karthik is undergoing a lean patch in the ongoing season of Indian Premier League.

Eoin Morgan appointed the captain of KKR, replaces Dinesh Karthik

Dinesh Karthik has stepped down as the captain of Kolkata Knight Riders with immediate effect.

IPL 2020: Squad analysis of Kolkata Knight Riders

In the past few IPL seasons, Kolkata Knight Riders have looked impressive in the leadership of Dinesh Karthik.

Indian Premier League: Records KKR can script this season

Kolkata Knight Riders missed out on the playoffs in the 2019 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

I stand a good chance in returning for T20Is: Karthik

Senior wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik is upbeat about making a comeback to the Indian cricket team in the shortest format.

IPL 2020: Morgan keen to pick Karthik's brain at KKR

The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season faces further uncertainty amid the coronavirus pandemic.

26 Oct 2019


A look at the best India vs Bangladesh T20I matches

India and Bangladesh are gearing up for a three-match T20I series, starting November 3.

Dinesh Karthik issues apology for violating BCCI contract: Details here

Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik on Sunday issued an unconditional apology for violating his BCCI contract.

07 Sep 2019


BCCI gives notice to Dinesh Karthik — Here's why

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has issued a notice to Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik over a code violation of his BCCI contract.