New Delhi: India’s experienced wicketkeeper batsman Dinesh Karthik is celebrating his 36th birthday today (June 1). Dinesh Karthik is currently running out of Team India. Dinesh Karthik played his last international match as the 2019 World Cup semi-final, just like MS Dhoni. The BCCI tweeted congratulating Dinesh Karthik on his 36th birthday.
2⃣0⃣0⃣7⃣ ICC World T20-winner
2⃣0⃣1⃣3⃣ ICC Champions Trophy-winner
1⃣5⃣2⃣ intl. games & 3⃣1⃣7⃣6⃣ intl. runs
– BCCI (@BCCI) June 1, 2021
Vijay marries Karthik’s pregnant wife
Talking about Dinesh Karthik’s personal life, his dispute with other Indian cricket player Murali Vijay is not hidden from anyone. There were reports that Murali Vijay betrayed Dinesh Karthik and married his pregnant wife. Dinesh Karthik’s life has not been easy. In 2007, Karthik married his childhood friend Nikita.
Karthik’s life has not been easy
In 2012, Dinesh Karthik’s wife met cricketer Murali Vijay. Murali Vijay and Nikita started liking each other and their affair started. The two started meeting and spending time with each other. When Dinesh Karthik came to know about this, he divorced his wife.
Dinesh divorces Nikita
She was pregnant when Dinesh divorced Nikita. Nikita married Murali Vijay as soon as she got divorced. It is said that Karthik never tried to assert his rights over the son. After the divorce from Nikita, international squash player Deepika Pallikal entered Dinesh’s life. Both met in the year 2013.
Deepika supported Karthik in bad times
In this bad phase of Dinesh Karthik, Deepika supported him a lot. After this both of them got engaged very quickly, but did not disclose it. During an event in October 2014, both of them said that they can get married in 2015, and it happened that both of them got married in the year 2015. Dinesh Karthik is a Hindu and Deepika Christian therefore both married both the customs.