Arun Karthik

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Arun Karthik
Personal information
Full name Konda Bhaskar Arun Karthik
Born (1986-02-15) 15 February 1986 (age 31)
Walajapet, Tamil Nadu, India
Batting style Right-handed
Bowling style Leg break googly
Role Wicket-keeper-batsman
Domestic team information
Years Team
2007-08 Badureliya Sports Club
2008–2013 Tamil Nadu
2011 Royal Challengers Bangalore
2014–present Assam
Source: Cricinfo, 6 October 2015

Konda Bhaskar Arun Karthik (born 15 February 1986 in Walajapet, Tamil Nadu) is an Indian cricketer, who currently plays for Assam and was a member of the Royal Challengers Bangalore squad. Karthik is a right-hand batsman and leg-spin bowler. He is now a Wicket-keeper batsman for Royal Challengers Bangalore.

Karthik made his List A debut for Sri Lankan side Badureliya Sports Club in November 2007, scoring 38.[1] He was an ever-present in the Badureliya one-day team during the 2007-08 season and finished as their highest runscorer.[2]

In November 2008 Karthik made his first-class debut for Tamil Nadu against Karnataka, opening the innings he scored 149, sharing in a 246-run stand with Vidyut Sivaramakrishnan.[3]

His brilliant final ball six against Southern Redbacks sealed a semifinal spot for Royal Challengers Bangalore in CLT20 2011 brings him in the limelight.


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