Dinesh Karthik: Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Stats, Wife, Kids, Net Worth

Dinesh Karthik is a popular Indian cricketer, social media star as well as a public figure. He was born on the 1st of June 1985 in Madras, Tamil Nadu, India. Dinesh plays nationally for the Indian Cricket Team. Apart from this, he also plays in the Indian Premier League. As of 2022, Dinesh is the current captain of the Tamil Nadu Cricket team in domestic cricket. In 2002, he joined the Tamil Nadu Cricket Team. He plays for the Tamil Nadu Cricket Team in Domestic cricket.

Dinesh Karthik
Dinesh Karthik

According to the sources, Dinesh made his debut for the Indian Cricket Team in 2004. At present, Dinesh has become the 4th Indian batsman to play 300 T20 matches. In this article, we have covered Dinesh Karthik’s biography for our dear readers. Scroll down to read this article to know everything about Dinesh Karthik’s bio, age, height, weight, parents, career, wife, kids, net worth, and more!

Dinesh Karthik’s Life and Education

He was born on the 1st of June 1985 in Madras, Tamil Nadu, India. And Dinesh belongs to the Indian nationality. The current age of the popular cricketer Dinesh is 37 years old as of 2022. The zodiac sign of Dinesh is Gemini as per his date of birth. The popular cricketer Dinesh celebrates his birthday with his on the 1st of June each year. Talking about his education, Dinesh is a well-educated man.

Dinesh Karthik
Dinesh Karthik

According to the sources, Dinesh attended Carmel School and Fahaheel Al-Watanieh Indian private school. Apart from this,  he also attended Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School in Egmore in Chennai.

Dinesh Karthik Family, Parents, and Siblings

Dinesh belongs to a Telugu family. The name of Dinesh’s father is Krishnakumar Karthik. He worked as a system analyst. The name of Dinesh’s mother is Padma Karthik. She worked in IDBI and ONGC.  Regarding Dinesh’s siblings, he has a younger brother in the family. The name of Dinesh’s younger brother is Vinesh Karthik. Dinesh belongs to the Brahmin caste. And Dinesh and his family believe in the Hinduism religion.

Dinesh Karthik’s Physical Appearance, Height, and Weight

Dinesh has a nice-looking physical appearance. He is 5 feet and 7 inches tall by height. The weight of Dinesh’s body is around 65 kg. Dinesh has black color beautiful eyes as well as black color eyes. He has a decent personality. Dinesh Karthik is dashing, talented, and smart. Dinesh has a cheerful face with a lovely smile. He wears trendy clothes.

Dinesh Karthik Career- Cricketer

In late 2002, Dinesh made his first-class debut against Baroda as a wicketkeeper. In 2004, he joined The Tamil Nadu Cricket Team. Dinesh is the current captain of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Team. In 2008, he played as a wicket-keeper for the Delhi Daredevils in the 2008 Indian Premier League. Dinesh made scored 145 runs at 24.16 with a stick rate of 135.51. In 2011, Kings XI Punjab purchased Dinesh Karthik at a price of $900,000. When he became the second most expensive player on their squad.

Dinesh joined Mumbai Indians for the 2012 Indian Premier League for a reported $2.35 million. He played with Mumbai Indians for 20 and 2013 seasons in the Indian Premier League. And Dinesh won his only IPL title in the 2013 season. In 2014, he was purchased back by Delhi Daredevils. In 2015, Royal Challengers Bangalore purchased Dinesh. He played the 2015 IPL season for Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Dinesh Karthik

In 2016 and 2017,  he played for Gujarat Lions. For the 2018 IPL season, Kolkata Knight Riders purchased Dinesh. In 2022, Royal Challengers Bangalore purchased Dinesh at a price of 5.50 crores for the 2022 IPL auction. He made a score of 330 runs in 16 innings of 16 matches for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2022 IPL season. Dinesh made his debut for international debut for the Indian Cricket team in 2004.

He played his first test debut match for India against Australia on the 3rd of November 2004. Dinesh nationally plays for the Indian Cricket Team. He also does wicket-keeping. At present, Dinesh Kartick is recognized as one of the renowned and successful  Indian cricketers.

Dinesh Karthik’s Net Worth, Income Sources, and Lifestyle

The main source of income for Dinesh Karthik is his professional cricket career. Dinesh earns a good amount of money from his cricket career. Apart from this, Dinesh also earns from sponsorships, commercials, paid promotions, and others. According to the sources, Dinesh Karthik’s estimated net worth is INR 90 crores as of 2022. He is affluent and successful. The popular Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik is spending a lavish lifestyle with his family members. He lives in a posh and pretty home. He has every luxury around him.

Dinesh Karthik’s Personal Life, Wife, and Children

Regarding Dinesh Karthik’s personal life, he is a married man. The name of Dinesh’s wife is Dipika Pallikal Karthik. She is a popular Indian squash player. According to the sources, Dinesh and Dipika got engaged in November 2013. Later they tied the knot as per traditional Christian and Hindu wedding rituals in August 2015. Since then Dinesh and Dipika have been husband-wife. From their marriage, they have twin sons.

Dinesh Karthik with his wife Dipika Pallikal Karthik

The names of Dinesh and Dipika’s twin sons are Kabir Pallikal Karthik and Zian Pallikal Karthik. They were born on the 18th of October 2021. Talking about Dinesh’s past relationship,  Dinesh married Nikita Vanjara in 2007. Nikita Vanjara is Dinesh Karthik’s former wife. Dinesh and Nikita got divorced in 2012. At present, Dinesh is delighted with his wife Dipika Pallikal Karthik

Here is the full bio of Dinesh Karthik his family, mother, father, brother, sister, spouse, children, school, education,  hometown, profession, cricketer,  nationality, body measurements, age, height, weight, eye colour, hair colour, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, cast, birthday, birthplace, hobbies, address,  zodiac sign, date of birth,  religion, and net worth.

 Dinesh Karthik Bio, Height, Weight, Profile, Net Worth

Name Dinesh Karthik
Nickname DK
Gender Male
Profession Cricketer
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 Ibs

Figure Measurement (approx.) 38-30-14
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 1 June 1985
Age (as in 2022) 37 Years
Birth Place Madras, Tamil Nadu, Indian
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Gemini
Nationality Indian
Hometown Not Known
School Carmel School and Fahaheel Al-Watanieh Indian Private School, and Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School
College/University Not Known
Educational Qualification Graduate
Religion Hinduism
Ethnicity Not Known
Caste Brahmin
Address Not Known
Hobbies/Interests Not Known
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends Not Known
Sexuality Not Known
Parents Father: Krishnakumar Karthik

Mother: Padma Karthik

Siblings Brother: Vinesh Karthik

Sister: Not Known

 Husband/Wife/Spouse Dipika Pallikal Karthik
Children Kabir Pallikal Karthik and Zian Pallikal Karthik
Net Worth INR 90 Crores as of 2022
Dinesh Karthik and Dipika with their twin sons

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Dinesh Karthik

  • Dinesh Karthik has been featured on the official page of Wikipedia.
  • Dinesh began playing cricket at the age of 10.
  • Dinesh Karthik is an Indian celebrity.
  • Dinesh is a dog lover.
  • Dinesh’s nickname is DK.
  • Dinesh has huge fan following on social Media
  • Dinesh likes to drink coffee on the beach.
  • Dinesh’s full birth name is Krishna Kumar Dinesh Karthik.

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