Champions Trophy 2017: Dinesh Karthik makes comeback, Manish Pandey out injured. Senior wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik has replaced middle-order batsman Manish Pandey in Indian squad for the upcoming Champions Trophy 2017. BCCI release read, "The All-India Senior Selection Committee have named middle-order batsman and wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik as the replacement for Manish Pandey, who sustained a left side strain during a practice session, in the India Cricket Team for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy". Manish Pandey, the right-handed batsman from Karnataka, sustained injury during practice session of his IPL franchise KKR. Pandey missed out in KKR's Eliminator against SRH as well.