|KC Cariappa Quick Info
|Date of Birth
|April 13, 1994
KC Cariappa is an Indian professional cricketer who as of January 2024, had been playing for Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League.
Konganda Charamanna Cariappa
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
- Siblings – He has an older brother.
6 ft or 183 cm
78 kg or 172 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
KC Cariappa has dated –
- Divya – In December 2023, KC Cariappa lodged a complaint with the Bagalgunte Police Station against an ex-girlfriend of his named Divya for threatening him and his family. According to his statement, she had previously filed an FIR against Cariappa on December 31, 2022, accusing him of getting her pregnant and then forcing her to take abortion pills. KC stated his complaint that he ended their relationship as she was addicted to doing drugs and was an alcoholic.
Race / Ethnicity
- He sports a thick well-kept beard.
- KC is a right-handed batsman and leg-break bowler.
Through his social media, KC Cariappa has either endorsed or promoted various brands including moha: Nature’s Perfect Formula.
KC Cariappa Facts
- He began taking an interest in playing cricket at the age of 17 as a fast bowl all-rounder but later chose to switch to spin bowling.
- KC has a pet dog named Nala.
- Cariappa is an avid animal lover.
- KC played for the Karnataka Under-19 team and Bijapur Bulls in the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) 2014 and finished as the third-highest wicket-taker.
- He was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders at the IPL auction for INR 2,40,00,000 or $300,000. This was seen as a huge amount as he had not played any form of top-level cricket prior to the bidding.
Featured Image By KC Cariappa / Instagram