The Indian wicket keeper batsman, who has been into Indian team on several occasions and also won few matches for the team, Dinesh Karthik is set to begin a new innings of his life. He is set to marry the successful squash player, Dipika Pallikal. The marriage is expected to take place in the middle of next year. They have been in a relationship for over two years and they were engaged in last November.

The squash queen, Dipika Pallikal said that she had been ready for the marriage for sometime. The dates of marriage are more or less final too. Also, Dinesh Karthik spoke in a similar manner as his would be fiance did. He said that they are used to each other in the relationship and are ready for marriage at the moment.

Owing to the hectic schedules of both, they had to postpone their marriage for the year. It has been a high time for the squash player and she bagged three medals from the Asian games.

She even told that she is having the best year of her life and it becomes much more special for her having Dinesh by her side. The date of marriage, however were not disclosed by the couple. But it is a surety that they are all set to marry in the next year.

Both of them are a rare sports couple in current times and their domain of their profession binds them together. Karthik even has respect for the game of squash and he feels interested in the game. But Karthik admitted that Pallikal does not know much about cricket and they are quite similar to other couples in that respect. He added that it is sports which is the profession for both and they both enjoy their games. And also they like seeing each other play.

The wicket keeper batsman was present in Glasgow games to support his fiancée. Also, Pallikal travelled with Karthik during the last IPL.

The couple also admitted that they have their distinct goals in their profession and marriage will not affect them. Karthik is trying hard to make a comeback to the national team as he is out of the Indian squad at the present but he is hopeful to make a comeback.