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Wow! Virat Kohli To Have Wax Figure In Madame Tussauds in Delhi

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| March 28 , 2018 , 17:55 IST

Indian Cricket team captain Virat Kohli is all set to join the likes of Kapil Dev, Sachin Tendulkar and Lionel Messi to have his wax figure immortalized. He is set to be the latest sports icon to be added at Madam Tussauds.

Talking about his inclusion in Madame Tussauds Delhi, an excited Kohli said "It's a great honour to be chosen as one of the figures at Madame Tussauds. All thanks to the Madame Tussauds team who were extremely patient during the sitting sessions and for giving me a lifetime memory".

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Kohli met with Madame Tussauds’ team for the sitting process, where a group of talented artists who flew in from London took over 200 measurements to create an authentic figure.

Anshul Jain, General Manager and Director, Merlin Entertainments India Pvt. Ltd., said, "We are thrilled to announce the Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli's figure as the 23rd attraction. He holds the heart and respect of every Indian and a perfect choice to have him as our next Figure."

Madame Tussauds Delhi’s attraction Bollywood and Hollywood stars along with some world-renowned sportspersons real-life wax figures. They also have historic and political personalities in their ranks.