Former India batsman and current <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/Delhi-Capitals">Delhi Capitals</a> talent scout <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/Praveen-Amre/news/">Pravin Amre</a> has thrown his hat in the ring for the position of India's batting coach. <p></p> <p></p>It is understood that 50-year-old Amre, best remembered for his debut Test hundred against South Africa in Durban, has applied for the job. <p></p> <p></p>Amre played 11 Tests for India, scoring 425 runs with a hundred and three fifties along with 37 ODIs in which he cored 513 runs with two fifties. <p></p> <p></p>(<strong>READ: </strong><a title="India bowling coach Bharat Arun likely to retain his job, batting coach Sanjay Bangar under scanner" href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/india-bowling-coach-bharat-arun-likely-to-retain-his-job-batting-coach-sanjay-bangar-under-scanner-872371">Bharat Arun likely to retain his job, Sanjay Bangar under scanner )</a> <p></p> <p></p>Amre was the student of late Ramakant Achrekar and also has made his mark as a coach guiding Mumbai to Ranji Trophy title. He is currently the batting consultant with USA Cricket. <p></p> <p></p>The BCCI has sought applications for various positions including that of head coach, batting coach and bowling coach among others with July 30 as the deadline to apply. <p></p> <p></p>(<strong>READ:</strong> <a title="Should BCCI risk tampering with the Kohli-Shastri alliance?" href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/should-bcci-risk-tampering-with-the-kohli-shastri-alliance-871873">Should BCCI risk tampering with the Kohli-Shastri alliance?)</a> <p></p> <p></p>The current batting coach Sanjay Bangar has got an extension till the end of the West Indies tour but looks likely to get the boot post Caribbean sojourn.