Dinesh Karthik

  • IPL 7: Delhi Daredevils begin afresh with everything new 15-04-2014 05:18 PM

    The Delhi Daredevils (DD) have had an up-and-down time in the Indian Premier League (IPL) so far. They have not managed to strike a consistent note, which is one of the primary reasons why they are yet to win the title in six seasons. After a miserable 2013 season, DD...
  • Delhi Daredevils unveil new jersey for IPL 7 12-04-2014 06:53 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Daredevils on Saturday unveiled their brand new jersey for the seventh edition of the Indian Premier league with a tie-up with the country's largest online and mobile classifieds portal classified, Quikr. The new jersey was unveiled in the presence of captain Kevin Pietersen, vice-captain Dinesh Karthik...
  • Not eyeing IPL 7 to prove critics wrong, says Kevin Pietersen 08-04-2014 08:09 PM

    Axed from England's set-up earlier this year, Kevin Pietersen on Tuesday said he will not use the upcoming Indian Premier League to "prove anything" to his detractors. A little more than two months after being dropped from England's international set-up, Pietersen said he has already accepted the harsh reality that...
  • IPL for me is just about expressing myself, says Dinesh Karthik 08-04-2014 05:22 PM

    Dinesh Karthik grabbed eyeballs when Delhi Daredevils bought him for an astounding Rs 12.5 crore at the last IPL auctions and the Tamil Nadu stumper knows only too well that the franchise has pinned a lot of hopes on his ability to win matches. "Of course, there will be pressure....
  • Pietersen named Delhi Daredevils captain, Karthik his deputy 18-03-2014 02:11 PM

    New Delhi: England discard Kevin Pietersen will captain the new-look Delhi Daredevils during the seventh Indian Premier League while wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik would be his deputy, the team announced on Tuesday. Pietersen, a former England skipper, has been sensational in the T20s and was named 'Man of the Tournament' in...
  • India hammer Afghanistan to end a disappointing Asia Cup campaign 05-03-2014 07:14 PM

    Eliminated from the race to the final, India wrapped up their Asia Cup campaign finishing third among the five teams after a thumping eight-wicket win over lowly Afghanistan at Mirpur on Wednesday. The match was rendered dead after Pakistan's historic chase to beat Bangladesh on Tuesday, which closed out any...
  • My team showed lot of resilience, says Kohli 02-03-2014 11:12 PM

    Mirpur: India's stand-in skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said it was a good learning experience for him leading the side and he is proud of his young team-mates, who showed amazing resilience in the lost matches against Sri Lanka and Pakistan. India are virtually out of the tournament following the...
  • Asia Cup: Virat Kohli's India open campaign against hosts Bangladesh 25-02-2014 05:47 PM

    Three things take precedence over most other in India's Asia Cup campaign this year - MS Dhoni's absence, Virat Kohli's captaincy and Cheteshwar Pujara's return to the ODIs. But topping the list of objectives will be to arrest a slide that began in South Africa and extended to New Zealand...
  • We can't take Bangladesh lightly even without Shakib: Karthik 25-02-2014 04:54 PM

    Mirpur: India stumper Dinesh Karthik feels that it will be foolish on their part if they take Bangladesh for granted considering their two premier performers Shakib-al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal are out due to various reasons. Tamim has been rested for the tournament due to neck strain while Shakib has...
  • 'Outsider' Karthik hopes to lift team spirit in Asia Cup 25-02-2014 04:36 PM

    Mirpur: Pressed into service after injury to Mahendra Singh Dhoni, wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik today said being an "outsider", he can add a bit of freshness to India's Asia Cup campaign after the battering in recent international engagements. India will start their Asia Cup campaign with a match against Bangladesh here...
  • Asia Cup: Will Dinesh Karthik finally make his talent count? 23-02-2014 07:00 PM

    Having raked in a whopping Rs 12.5 crore in the IPL players auction recently, Dinesh Karthik got another chance to resurrect his international career as an injury to MS Dhoni has brought him back into the Indian team for the forthcoming Asia Cup. But will he make it count this...
  • Injured Dhoni to miss Asia Cup; Kohli to lead Team India 20-02-2014 07:41 PM

    India captain MS Dhoni has been ruled out of the upcoming Asia Cup tournament, to be played in Bangladesh from February 25, due to side-strain injury. Dhoni sustained a Grade I left side-strain injury during the second Test against New Zealand in the recently concluded series and will be undergoing...
  • Karthik is eager to play under Kirsten again 15-02-2014 05:50 PM

    Mumbai: Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik, who was the second-costliest buy at Rs 12.5 crore in the IPL auction at Bangalore earlier this week, is keen to play under Delhi Daredevils coach Gary Kirsten in season 7 of the T20 tournament starting April 9. "Everybody knows him as a wonderful human being...
  • Exorbitant IPL auction comes to an end, Yuvraj sold at 14 cr 13-02-2014 11:31 PM

    Karan Sharma and Rishi Dhawan hit the jackpot on the second and of the auction as they were bought for a mammoth Rs 3.75 crore and Rs 3 crore by Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab respectively. ...
  • Top 10 earners at IPL 7 auction 13-02-2014 10:56 PM

    Yuvraj was bought by RCB for a whopping Rs 14 crore on the opening day of the two-day 2014 players' auction on Feb 12-13, thereby becoming the most expensive player purchased at the auction. (AP Photo)Dinesh Karthik became a former Mumbai Indians player when Delhi bought him for a whopping Rs. 12.5 crore. (Getty Images)Kevin Pietersen went for Rs 9 crore, bought back by Delhi Daredevils who used one of their 'Right-to-Match' cards. (AFP Photo)
  • Yet to decide on Delhi Daredevils' captaincy: Gary Kirsten 13-02-2014 10:49 PM

    After buying Kevin Pietersen for 9 crore, Delhi Daredevils are yet to decide on the captaincy role for season 7. ...
  • IPL Auction: Big money, zero accountability 12-02-2014 11:18 PM

    An exorbitant amount of Rs 210 crores were spent on day one of the IPL 7 auction with Yuvraj Singh being bought for 14 crore by RCB. ...
  • Yuvraj, Karthik earn big bucks on day one auction 12-02-2014 10:35 PM

    On day one of IPL 7 auction, 216 capped players were up for grabs and Yuvraj Singh ended up with 14 crores after being bagged by RCB. ...
  • IPL Auction: Huge pay cut for Pathan brothers; Ross Taylor unsold 12-02-2014 09:45 PM

    RCB spent Rs. 14 crore on Yuvraj Singh while Delhi bought Dinesh Karthik for Rs. 12.5 crore on Day 1 of IPL 7 auction in Bengaluru. ...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Purse remaining with each franchise after Day 1 12-02-2014 05:19 PM

    Flamboyant allrounder Yuvraj Singh was the surprise recipient of a windfall at the IPL players' auction, fetching a record bid of Rs 14 crore from the Royal Challengers Bangalore while Dinesh Karthik also clinched a mind-boggling Rs 12.5 crore purse from Delhi Daredevils here on Wednesday. With franchises spending big...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Yuvraj top earner as 70 players sold on day one 12-02-2014 01:38 PM

    Bangalore: A total of 216 players went under the hammer on day one but only 70 were sold with Yuvraj Singh ending up as the top-earner, bought by Royal Challengers Bangalore for a whopping Rs. 14 crore. Delhi Daredevils, who are building their team from a scratch, bought the most...
  • IPL Auction: Dinesh Karthik gets richer by Rs. 12.5 crore 12-02-2014 11:19 AM

    Dinesh Karthik became a former Mumbai Indians player on Wednesday when Delhi bought him for a whopping Rs. 12.5 crore on day one of the 2014 IPL Players Auction in Bengaluru. Karthik came up for bidding in the second set of marquee players, after Yuvraj Singh became the most expensive...
  • Karnataka on top against Rest of India in Irani Trophy 11-02-2014 06:25 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka inched closer to winning the Irani Trophy crown after Chidambaram Gautam's brilliant 122-run knock guided them to a mammoth 606 in their first innings against Rest of India on the third day on Tuesday. The total gave Karnataka a huge first innings lead of 405 runs before they...
  • Cricketer Dinesh Karthik engaged to squash star Dipika Pallikal 29-11-2013 10:45 PM

    Chennai: Cricketer Dinesh Kathik has found his match in star squash player Dipika Pallikal as they got engaged in a private ceremony at a city hotel here. The 28-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman found his lady love, Pallikal, 22, after both ended up training under the same fitness coach here. After a one-year...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: TN in strong position after Mukund's double ton 29-11-2013 06:38 PM

    Chennai: Abhinav Mukund notched up a monumental double century while Dinesh Karthik struck a ton as Tamil Nadu declared after piling up a mammoth 565 for 8 in their Group B Ranji Trophy match against Saurashtra here on Friday. At stumps on the second day at the MA Chidambaram Stadium,...
  • Ranji Trophy, Group B: Yashpal's 87 keeps Services in hunt against TN 29-10-2013 08:05 PM

    Yashpal Singh made an unbeaten half-century to lift Services to 245 for five in their first innings in reply to Tamil Nadu's 456 for seven declared at the end of third and penultimate day's play in a Ranji Trophy Group B match on Tuesday. Yashpal played a resolute innings of...
  • Sachin Tendulkar can carry on for long, says Dinesh Karthik 07-10-2013 07:14 PM

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar is still as fit as a fiddle and can carry on playing at the highest level for as long as he wants to, said his Mumbai Indians team-mate Dinesh Karthik. "It is incredible that Sachin paaji looks as fit as he has ever been. His work...
  • Fitter, leaner and keener Yuvraj Singh back in India fold 30-09-2013 08:20 PM

    CNN-IBN's cricket expert Maninder Singh discusses India's squad for the upcoming Australia series. ...
  • India A clinch tri-series with 50-run win over Australia 14-08-2013 08:17 PM

    Pretoria: After three run-feasts, it was India A's bowling attack that came to the fore in a disciplined bowling performance that resulted in a 50-run win over Australia A and with it the tri-series trophy. The first half of the final at the LC de Villiers Oval on Wednesday was...