Dipika Pallikal Karthik is the first Indian to break into the top 10 in the PSA Women’s rankings in Squash Game. She is an Indian well-known squash player.
Dipika was born on 21 September 1991 in Chennai, India. She is the wife of former Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik. She married him as Christian wedding style and Hindu wedding style on 18 August 2015 and 20 August 2015, respectively.
Dipika Pallikal belongs sports family background. Her mother Susan Pallikal played international cricket for the Indian women’s team in 70’s.
Her father name is Sanjiv and he basically belongs Malayali family. Also Read: Shreyasi Singh
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Dipika Pallikal – Wiki – Biography – Details:
|Name||Dipika Pallikal Karthik|
|Age (2018)||26 Years|
|Date of Birth||21 September 1991|
|Profession||Squash Player (Right-handed)|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Virgo|
|Birthplace||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|School||Good Shepherd Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chennai|
|College/ University||Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai|
|Father’s Name||Sanjiv Pallikal|
|Mather’s Name||Susan Pallikal (Former Indian Cricketer)|
|Sister’s Name||Divya Pallikal, Dia Pallikal|
|International Debut||In the year of 2006|
|Girlfriend / Boyfriend||N/A|
|Favorite Actor||Not known|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Height in Centimeters||165 cm|
|Weight in Kilograms||55 kg|
|Achievements||2011- Orange County Open
Dread Sports Series
Crocodile Challenge Cup
2013- Arjuna Award Macau Squash Open
Meadowood Pharmacy Open
2014- Bronze Medal in women’s singles tournamentat 2014 Asian Games at Incheon
Won silver medal Commonwealth Games 2018
|Awards||Arjuna Award ( 2012)
Padma Shri ( 2014)
Interesting facts About Dipika Pallikal :
In 2012 and 2015, Dipika refused to participate in the National Championship Squash due to the inequality in prize money.
She is the wife of Indian cricketer Dinesh Karthik.
Her mother Susan was a former cricketer who played for Indian Women Cricket In 70’s.
When She was only 6 years old, Dipika played her first international tournament in London.
Dipika won three WISPA tour titles to attain a career-best ranking of 13th.