India’s wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik has posted such a post on Instagram that fans are speculating that this player is going to retire now.
Dinesh Karthik could not do anything special in T20 World Cup
t20 world cup 2022 Dinesh Karthik Not special for The expectations that Team India had from this wicket-keeper batsman could not be fulfilled. Even before the World Cup, it was being said that this could be the last World Cup for Karthik. Karthik also indicated this by sharing a video on Instagram on Wednesday. He did not clearly say that he is taking retirement but fans are understanding this from his post.
Dinesh Karthik was given a chance in the playing XI in the opening matches of the World Cup. Although his bat did not work. After this, Rishabh Pant was replaced in his place in the important semi-final match against England. Karthik is 37 years old and now there is little hope that he will play in the next World Cup. Karthik has also given indications of retirement.
Karthik shared a special video
Karthik shared the video which included pictures with his team players, with family and playing on the field. Dinesh Karthik wrote in the caption in the Instagram post- Dream do come true (dreams come true), T20 World Cup. It is a matter of pride to be a part of the Indian team for the World Cup. We may not have won the tournament but the memories will always make me happy. I would like to thank all my fellow players, coaches, friends and fans who have always supported me.
Karthik’s career is almost two decades long
Dinesh Karthik made his debut for the Indian team in 2004. He was also a part of Team India in the T20 World Cup held in the year 2007. While Dhoni was there, he did not get many opportunities in the Indian team. However, in the last few years, he managed to make a comeback in the team. He first became a part of the team in the World Cup held in England in 2019 and then got a chance in the T20 World Cup last year as well. Karthik is now the father of both the sons and wants to spend time with the family. In such a situation, it is possible that he will officially announce his retirement soon.