Dinesh Karthik’s Captains in International Cricket
Dinesh Karthik’s Captains: Veteran wicket-keeper batter Dinesh Karthik was recently announced as the captain of the Indian cricket team for the 20 over warm-up matches against country cricket teams Derbyshire and Northamptonshire in July 2022. DK is one of the greatest Captain of Tamil Nadu Cricket Team in the Domestic cricket, who has gone through lots of ups and downs during his tenure in the Indian Cricket.
However, the 2022 IPL changed everything. Before IPL 2022, he was called a full-time commentator and a part-time cricketer, but now playing international cricket again for the Indian team and called as modern day finisher.
Dinesh Karthik’s Captains
Dinesh Karthik has played international Cricket under 13 Captains so far. The most prominent captains under which Dinesh Karthik participated in international cricket for the country include Anil Kumble, MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina and Rishabh Pant. Recently he played under KL Rahul & Hardik Pandya. While playing for the ICC XI, Karthik was captained by Pakistan legend Shahid Afridi.
- S Ganguly
- R Dravid
- V Sehwag
- MS Dhoni
- A Kumble
- S Raina
- V Kohli
- R Sharma
- A Rahane
- R Pant
- H Pandya
- KL Rahul
- S Afridi (ICC World XI)
Virat Kohli’s Century & DK
DK has witness the 1st and the 71st century of Virat Kohli from the Playing XI itself.
Dinesh Karthik was in the 11 when he scored his 1st 100, he is in the 11 today as well for his 71st.— Prithvi (@Puneite_) September 8, 2022
Key Facts about DK
- Played India’s first T20I match
- First Indian cricketer to receive MOM in T20i
- One of the longest serving players in the history of T20I.
Unfortunately – BCCI benched him for several series and still continues. But a big part of DK is the never-give-up attitude!
T20I World Cup 2022 Australia
According to Aakash Chopra, 44-year-old cricketer-turned-commentator – Dinesh Karthik can become part of the India National Cricket Team’s T20 squad for the ICC Men’s World Cup 2022. In spite of this, he doubts whether the batter will play for the team in the T20I World Cup 2022 in Australia.
The Indian team has assigned Karthik the finisher’s role, especially for the 2022 World Cup T20. In his short career, the veteran wicketkeeper batsman has played some exemplary knocks that have justified his selection.