Dinesh Karthik gets cheeky, South Africa v India, 5th ODI, Centurion, December 3, 2006 © AFP

  • Dec 1, 2006

    Dinesh Karthik sets up for a shot © AFP

  • Dec 1, 2006

    Dinesh Karthik and Suresh Raina celebrate India's victory © AFP

  • Nov 26, 2006

    Dinesh Karthik executes a crisp pull for six © AFP

  • Nov 17, 2006

    Sachin Tendulkar and Dinesh Karthik examine a bat during nets © AFP

  • Oct 4, 2006

    Ramesh Powar and Dinesh Karthik prematurely celebrate an unsuccessful run-out appeal © AFP

  • Oct 1, 2006

    Dinesh Karthik's acrobatic work gets rid of Irfan Pathan © AFP

  • Aug 1, 2006

    Dinesh Karthik shows his acrobatic skills in the camp at Bangalore © AFP

  • Jun 13, 2006

    Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Irfan Pathan have some fun with Sreesanth as Dinesh Karthik looks on © AFP

  • Jun 9, 2006

    Dinesh Karthik watches a relaxed team-mate Mahender Singh Dhoni © AFP

  • May 30, 2006

    Thirsty work: Virender Sehwag and Dinesh Karthik have a drink © AFP

  • May 5, 2006

    Dinesh Karthik and Reetinder Sodhi combine to dismiss Mohammad Hafeez © AFP

  • Apr 13, 2006

    Dinesh Karthik arrives with his kit for net practice at Indore © Getty Images