India’s cricketer Dinesh Karthik has a birthday today, i.e. on 1st June. He is the stylish right-handed batsman of India. Whose career has always gone through many ups and downs? Today Dinesh has turned 36 years old. He was born on 1 June 1985 in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu. At the same time, Karthik played the first match for Baroda in the year 2002 before taking entry in Indian cricket.
Dinesh Karthik Birthday 2021
Due to his bat and effective wicketkeeping technique, he got the opportunity to play for the Indian team for the first time in 2004. Although Karthik was dropped from the team after an average start in ODIs and Tests, Karthik continued to get more opportunities in the Indian team, but he failed to confirm his place in the group.
According to the information, Karthik has played 94 ODIs but has not scored a single century. At the same time, his performance in Test cricket was not very impressive. Nevertheless, Karthik did not give up, and over time, Karthik gained a reputation as a 20-over specialist keeper-batsman.
2004 in the Indian team in Lee Entry
Dinesh Karthik participated in the Under-19 cricket team in the year 2004. Then he was joined by cricketers like Suresh Raina, Shikhar Dhawan, Robin Uthappa and Ambati Rayudu, but Karthik first won his heart and confirmed his place in Team India. After this, Karthik played his first match against England at Lord’s in September 2004, but unfortunately, he could not remain a part of the Indian team for much longer. He was dropped from the team for not doing well in the first 10 Tests.
The first Test match in charge century
According to the information, Karthik scored his first Test century in the year 2007. He achieved this century in the Dhaka Test against Bangladesh. He also became a Test opener for some time, but he could not last long here too.