Dinesh Karthik got his first fifty of the series, India v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Bangalore, 5th day, December 12, 2007 © AFP

  • Dec 10, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik had a torrid time behind the stumps, conceding 31 byes © AFP

  • Dec 4, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik fails to hold on to a catch offered by Misbah-ul-Haq © AFP

  • Dec 3, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik lofts the ball on the off side © AFP

  • Nov 15, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik hits one square during his 76 © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Nov 2, 2007

    WV Raman, S Badrinath and Dinesh Karthik © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Oct 28, 2007

    The victorious India Blue team with the trophy © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Oct 28, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik hit his first List A century © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Oct 28, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik made an unbeaten 116 for India Blues © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Oct 26, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik talks to reporters during the Challenger Trophy © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Oct 26, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik on the sidelines of the Challenger Trophy © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Oct 17, 2007

    Brad Hodge edged Murali Kartik to first slip © Getty Images

  • Oct 10, 2007

    Rohit Sharma, Sachin Tendulkar and Dinesh Karthik take part in a fielding drill © AFP

  • Oct 5, 2007

    Yuvraj Singh wants a towel © AFP

  • Sep 26, 2007

    Indian players get a heroes' welcome in Mumbai © AFP

  • Sep 26, 2007

    Indian players greet crowds in the streets of Mumbai from atop an open-topped bus © AFP

  • Sep 20, 2007

    Johan van der Wath is caught short of the crease by Dinesh Karthik © Getty Images

  • Sep 20, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik is mobbed by team-mates after he took a stunner to dismiss Graeme Smith © AFP

  • Sep 16, 2007

    Dinesh Karthik misses a sweep while Brendon McCullum looks on © AFP