Virender Sehwag asked to apply for Team India coach by BCCI. The BCCI officials have asked the 'Multan ka Sultan' Virender Sehwag to apply for the post of India coach. This makes him a potential challenger to the current coach Anil Kumble. Kumble's one-year contract that expires later this month. During Kumble's one-year stint, India have won 5 straight Test series, and risen to the No. 1 place in Tests rankings. “We have contacted Sehwag during the IPL and asked him to consider applying for the job of India coach. But he won’t be the only one applying because we expect other former players to also thrown their hats in the ring,” a top BCCI official said. However Sehwag said that he had not been contacted yet with this regard.