Dinesh Karthik Net Worth 2021: Bio, Career, IPL Salary, Assets

Dinesh Karthik Net Worth is $11 Million (Rs. 80 Crore). In India cricket is followed blindly, fans are crazy about the game and the players. And one such star of Indian team is cricketer Mr. Dinesh Karthik. Dinesh is the man behind big victories India has achieved in recent times. He is remembered for his outstanding performance as a cricketer and is also known as “DK” by his fans and friends. As a player he is the Right-handed top-order batsman for Indian Cricket team.

Dinesh Karthik is 35 years old, he came to Team India when wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel failed badly behind the stumps. He made his ODI debut for India on 5 September 2004 at Lord’s ground. In the very first match, he brilliantly stumped Michael Vaughan with one hand, only a few months later he made his Test debut against the Kangaroo team, but he was only one in the first 10 Test matches. Was able to hit half-century.

Here we will discuss about Dinesh Karthik Career as an Indian Cricket Team player, his achievements and records, businesses and most importantly his earning and net worth. Mr. Dinesh Karthik entered cricket as a Right-handed batsman and Right-handed top-order batsman bowler and also is one of the all rounder of the Indian Cricket team. He also plays in the Indian Premiere League team, Kolkata Knight Riders team where he is regarded as one of the most important player in the team. Considering his records, Dinesh has earned the top spot in terms of ranking, as a player and also among one of the richest cricketer in the world.

Dinesh Karthik Net Worth

The total net worth of Mr. Dinesh Karthik is estimated to be 11 Million USD, which in Indian currency is approximately equal to 80 Crore Indian Rupee (i.e. approx Eighty Crore INR). The Main Source of Dinesh Karthik income and net worth came from cricket. Also, the brand value of Mr. Dinesh Karthik is very high and is also the most respected player across the globe. He also earns a huge sum of money from various International and National Cricket Matches and from Indian Premiere League (IPL). He also endorses multiple brands where he charges a good amount of money.

NameDinesh Karthik
Net Worth (2021)$ 11 Million
Net Worth In Indian Rupees80 Crore INR
Monthly Income And Salary75 Lakhs +
yearly Income9 Crore +
Last UpdatedMay 2021
Dinesh Karthik Net Worth

It is estimated that, the net worth of Dinesh Karthik has grown by 40% in the Past years and so does his Income. Net Worth calculation, in simple terms means Current Assets minus Current Liabilities. Let’s have a predicted look over Mr. Dinesh Karthik’s wealth which can further give as an estimated amount of his net worth.

Dinesh Karthik Assets:

House: Dinesh Karthik owns a luxury designer house in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Also he owns multiple real-estate properties across the countries.

Dinesh Karthik Car collection: The Car collection of Dinesh Karthik is quite Small. Dinesh Karthik owns few of the best luxury cars in the world. The Car brands owned by Dinesh Karthik include Porsche Cayman S.

Dinesh Karthik Net Worth
Dinesh Karthik Net Worth

Average Earning and remuneration:

Estimated Net worthRs. 80 Crore INR
Annual IncomeRs. 9 Crore INR
Luxury CarsRs. 1.5-2 Crore INR
IPL FeesRs. 7.4 Crore INR
Brand endorsement feeRs. 1 Crore INR

Dependency of Mr. Dinesh Karthik Net Worth:

In case of any athletes, a lot of earning depends on winning performance and fan following. Dinesh Karthik is one of the most popular and bankable sports person in India and other countries. He has also invested in multiple real-estate properties. Thus, we can be very positive that the net worth of Dinesh Karthik will keep on growing through the years.

About Mr. Dinesh Karthik:

Dinesh Karthik has a huge fan following across the world; it might be possible that you know some of the facts as stated below:

Team India wicketkeeper-batsman Krishna Kumar Dinesh Karthik was born on 1 June 1985 in Thoothukudi district of Tamil Nadu.

Dinesh Karthik was born on 1 June 1985 in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.

First NameDinesh
Last NameKarthik
Full NameKrishna Kumar Dinesh Karthik
Age35 years old (2020)
Official Twitter HandelTwitter
Birth Date1 June 1985
Height:1.70 m
Birth PlaceThiruchendur
SpouceDipika Pallikal Karthik (m. 2015), Nikita Vijay (m. 2007–2012)
Estimated Net Worth in 202180 Crore INR
Estimated Annual Salary9 Crore

Dinesh Karthik career records are as follows:

Mr. Dinesh Karthik Career Debut:

  • Test debut: 3 November 2004 v Australia
  • ODI debut: 5 September 2004 v England
  • T20I debut: 1 December 2006 v South Africa
  • Last ODI: 9 July 2019 v New Zealand

Dinesh Karthik IPL Salary

2021Kolkata Knight Riders₹ 74,000,000
2020 (Retain)Kolkata Knight Riders₹ 74,000,000
2019 (Retain)Kolkata Knight Riders₹ 74,000,000
2018Kolkata Knight Riders₹ 74,000,000
2017Gujarat Lions₹ 23,000,000
2016Gujarat Lions₹ 23,000,000
2015Royal Challengers Bangalore₹ 105,000,000
2014Delhi Daredevils₹ 125,000,000
2013Mumbai Indians₹ 41,400,000
2012 (Transfer)Mumbai Indians₹ 41,400,000
2011Kings XI Punjab₹ 41,400,000
2010Delhi Daredevils₹ 21,000,000
2009Delhi Daredevils₹ 21,000,000
2008Delhi Daredevils₹ 21,000,000
Total₹ 759,200,000

Dinesh Karthik Personal Life

Like his cricket career, his personal life was also full of ups and downs. In 2007, Karthik married Nikita Vanjara, but later his wife had an affair with Murali Vijay, another member of Team India, until the divorce was over. Nikita later married Murali Vijay. After this, Karthik got married to India’s top squash player Deepika Pallikal (Dipika Pallikal) in the year 2015. Today Karthik and Deepika are happily spending their married life.

Dinesh Karthik Net Worth


Dinesh Karthik keeps coming and going in the Indian cricket team. When Parthiv Patel was injured in 2004, he made his debut in the Indian team in the England tour. He scored only 1 run in the match but he performed brilliantly with Gloves behind the wicket. Soon after, when the Australian team visited India, Dinesh also made his Test debut. After making his Test debut, he also got some opportunities but did not show good performance with the bat.

In the IPL, Dinesh Karthik is also known as the fastest batsman. He is one of the franchise’s favorite players in the IPL player auction. In 2008, Karthik played his first IPL season for Delhi Daredevils team and remained attached to the same team for the next 2 years. After this, in 2011, Kings XI played for Punjab Indians and Mumbai Indians in 2012-13. In 2015, played for CLB and in 2016-17 for Gujarat Lions. Karthik, who was bought for 7.4 Crore in Well IPL this year, is going to play on behalf of the Kolkata Knight Riders team, not only this year, he has been appointed captain of the team, taking over the responsibility of the team.

Friends, after the recent India Street Bangladesh 2018 final, Karthik has been compared to Mahendra Singh Dhoni, but to this, Karthik said – I am currently studying in the university where (Dhoni) has been a topper.

With the end, we wish Dinesh a successful year ahead with lots of achievements and a good health and lots of love.


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