Dinesh Karthik

Dinesh Karthik pips MS Dhoni to become wicket-keeper with most catches in IPL history

In KKR's final league game of IPL 2020 against Rajasthan, Dinesh Karthik went ahead of MS Dhoni with his 110th IPL catch as a wicket-keeper

Nov 03, 2020, 19:49 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Dinesh Karthik’s blinder to remove Ben Stokes is winning the internet, Watch!

In Sunday's (November 1) game between Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals, Dinesh Karthik took a stunning catch to remove the in-form Ben Stokes at a crucial juncture.

Nov 02, 2020, 18:39 PM IST

IPL 2020: Quinton de Kock's quick-fire knock powers Mumbai Indians to 8-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders

With the victory, MI have reclaimed the top spot in the IPL 2020 standings with six wins from eight matches.

Oct 16, 2020, 23:34 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020 Match 32, MI vs KKR: As it happened

With the victory, MI have reclaimed top spot in the IPL 2020 standings with six wins from eight matches. 

Oct 16, 2020, 18:58 PM IST

Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Indian Premier League 2020 Match 32: Team Prediction, Probable XIs, Head-to-Head, TV Timings

MI have dominated the head-to-head record between the two sides, having clinched victories in 20 out of 26 matches they have played so far against the KKR.


Oct 16, 2020, 16:30 PM IST

IPL 2020: Dinesh Karthik hands over Kolkata Knight Riders captaincy to Eoin Morgan

Karthik told the KKR management that he wants to focus on his batting and contributing more to the team's cause.

Oct 16, 2020, 14:33 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik credits coach Brendon McCullum for decision to bat higher-up the order

Karthik came in to bat at the number 5 position - the decision paid dividends as he went on to score a rapidfire 58 from 29 balls which powered KKR to a competitive total of 164/6. Chasing the totals, Kings XI could only muster 162 runs and lost the match by 2 runs. KKR have thus reached the third spot in the points table. 

Oct 11, 2020, 00:09 AM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Gautam Gambhir criticizes Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik

Gambhir said Karthik “miscalculated” his choices in the game by not using his best bowlers at the death. While KKR’s star spinner Sunil Narine bowled only two overs, Karthik used the inexperienced Varun Chakravarthy to bowl the crucial penultimate over, which proved to be costly with the DC batsmen picking-up 20 runs from it. 

Oct 05, 2020, 19:46 PM IST

IPL 2020: This is what Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik said after defeat against Delhi Capitals

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Dinesh Karthik on Saturday (October 3) praised his middle-order batsmen Eoin Morgan and Rahul Tripathi, saying he was proud of the way Morgan and Tripathi batted while chasing a mammoth target against Delhi Capitals in their Indian Premier League 2020 clash at Sharjah.

Oct 04, 2020, 08:44 AM IST

IPL 2020: Morgan coming to bat at number six became blessing in disguise, says Karthik

After defeating Rajasthan Royals by 37 runs, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Dinesh Karthik said that sending Eoin Morgan to bat at number six became a blessing in disguise for the side as he played a useful inning.

Oct 01, 2020, 09:00 AM IST

Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders, Indian Premier League 2020 Match 12: Team Predictions, Probable XIs, Head-to-Head, TV Timings

Rajasthan Royals will lock horns with two-time winners Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in Match 12 of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Dubai International Stadium on Wednesday.

Sep 29, 2020, 17:31 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Irfan Pathan lauds Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik for excellent captaincy

Pathan appreciated Karthik's move of using seven bowlers to mix things up. Karthik's move had paid dividends as the SunRisers batsmen set-up a paltry 142/4 on the board. KKR romped to a 7-wicket victory and gained their maiden victory in IPL 2020. 

Sep 27, 2020, 13:05 PM IST

Wishes pour in from cricket fraternity as Dinesh Karthik turns 35

As Dinesh Karthik turned 35 on Monday, the cricket fraternity came in unison to extend warm birthday wishes to the India wicketkeeper-batsman.

Jun 01, 2020, 12:37 PM IST

Born June 1, 1985: Dinesh Karthik, Indian wicketkeeper-batsman

Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik, who appeared in a total of 152 matches for the national side, was born on this day in 1985.

Jun 01, 2020, 11:34 AM IST

Playing IPL 2020 behind closed doors a smarter option: Hardik Pandya

The season has been postponed indefinitely after the Indian government extended the ongoing lockdown in the country to May 3 amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Apr 26, 2020, 17:45 PM IST

IPL Auction 2020: Dinesh Karthik to remain KKR captain, confirms Brendon McCullum

Dinesh Karthik will remain the captain of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) despite the franchise going for England`s World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan in the 13th Indian Premier League (IPL)auction here on Thursday.

Dec 19, 2019, 19:05 PM IST

TNCA probe committee gives clean chit to Tamil Nadu Premier League

The probe committee looking into the allegations of fixing in the Tamil Nadu Premier League has given the T20 league a clean chit as per the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA).

Oct 03, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Dinesh Karthik issues unconditional apology after breaching BCCI clause

After being showcaused for being present in the Trinbago Knight Riders dressing room with coach Brendon McCullum, India wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik has apologised unconditionally.

Sep 08, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

World Cup 2019: India are happy to chase or be chased, insists Dinesh Karthik

Fifteen years after making his One-Day International (ODI) debut, Karthik finally made his long-awaited World Cup bow against Bangladesh on Tuesday.

Jul 06, 2019, 00:28 AM IST

I remain relevant, good or bad but people still talk about me: Dinesh Karthik

After the World Cup squad was announced on April 15, the 33-year-old was the subject of an intense debate with many even questioning his selection over the highly-talented Rishabh Pant.

May 24, 2019, 18:41 PM IST