Wednesday, 19 September, 2018

Virender Sehwag forwards two-line resume, BCCI demands a elaborate version

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He wrote in the application that he's a mentor of the Indian Premier League team Kings XI Punjab and that he's played with the current Indian team players. According to media reports, the former India opener sent the BCCI a two-line application instead of a detailed curriculum vitae (CV).

"There was no CV attached to it", he added. We had to ask him to send his CV too along with his application. "It will the first time he will be appearing for an interview".

A three-member BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee comprising of legends like Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman will conduct the coach's interviews in London.

Anil Kumble, who is the current coach of the Indian side, had an extremely successful season with the team after taking over a year ago.

Sehwag, a popular figure on Twitter thanks to his witty banter, may have chose to send in a short and sweet application, in keeping with his social media personality.

Meanwhile Sehwag, who was in Edgbaston, in the United Kingdom, as a Hindi commentator for the India vs Pakistan match, has flown back to India.

Amongst all the prominent names that applied for the job, former Australian cricketer Shane Warne was not one of them.

After submitting his application, McDermott said that it was his long-time aspiration to coach an global team.

"I completed all the procedures on time, and the application was sent much earlier". He was also a part of support staff for Australia who won the World Cup in 2015 at home.

The iconic leg-spinner, who took over the post of head coach from former cricketer Ravi Shastri, has had a successful tenure as under him, team India claimed the ICC Test ranking top spot.

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