Mumbai. Dinesh Karthik is running in excellent form in the current season of IPL. With this, he has also submitted his claim for the T20 World Cup to be held in Australia this year. After playing an aggressive innings against Delhi Capitals, he said that he wants to play for Team India again. On Saturday, in a match of IPL 2022, he played an explosive innings of 66 not out off 34 balls against Delhi Capitals. On the basis of his innings, RCB also won this match. This is the team’s fourth win in 6 matches.
Meanwhile, Dinesh Karthik’s wife and squash player Dipika Pallikal has written a special note about his innings on social media. He told that Dinesh Karthik had spoken to the twin sons before the match and both of them also wished him the best. It is known that the names of the sons of Indian cricketer Karthik are Kabir and Jian. He was born in October last year and now he is only 6 months old. In the IPL auction, this wicket-keeper batsman was bought by RCB for Rs 5.50 crore.
Message from Dipika Pallikal.
striker rate of 210
Dinesh Karthik, 36, has scored 197 runs in 6 innings of IPL 2022 at an average of 197. The strike rate is 210, which is very good. He has faced 94 balls so far. Hit 18 fours and 14 sixes. That is, 156 runs have been scored only from the boundary. When he came out to bat against Delhi, the team was struggling for 92 runs at the loss of 5 wickets. On the basis of his innings, the team was able to score 189 runs for 5 wickets. In reply, Delhi’s team could score only 173 runs.
Dinesh Karthik played the last T20 International match for Team India 3 years ago in February 2019. But in the current season of IPL, he has presented his claim by batting brilliantly. He has scored 6480 runs in 333 matches of overall T20 career at an average of 28. Has scored 31 fifties. The strike rate is of 135.