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IPL 2021: Dinesh Karthik 54 Runs Away From Joining Elite List Of Batsmen

IPL 2021: Dinesh Karthik 54 Runs Away From Joining Elite List Of Batsmen

Dinesh Karthik has scored 3,946 runs in the IPL thus some distance.© BCCI/IPL

Kolkata Knight Riders’ wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik is correct 54 runs some distance off from becoming a member of an elite membership of batsmen who hold scored 4,000-plus runs in Indian Premier League (IPL). Karthik has played 203 IPL suits and has scored 3,946 runs in the franchise-primarily based completely mostly tournament. Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli, who is determined to play his 200th IPL game on Monday, leads the chart with 6,076 runs. Delhi Capitals’ Shikhar Dhawan (5,577) and Chennai Tall Kings’ Suresh Raina (5,495) are second and third on the list of all-time leading lumber-scorers in the tournament.

Karthik made his IPL debut with Delhi Capitals (then Delhi Daredevils) and scored 145 runs in the inaugural version of the tournament.

Karthik’s handiest season with the bat got right here in 2013 where he scored 510 runs for the sleek defending champions Mumbai Indians.

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In that season, Karthik hit two half of-centuries and played a key role in Mumbai’s first IPL triumph.

The 36-365 days-archaic has played for Kings XI Punjab, now Punjab Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Lions sooner than animated wretched to Kolkata Knight Riders.

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