Virat Kohli to be unveiled at Madame Tussauds

The Indan cricket captain Virat Kohli will have his wax figure featured at Madame Tussauds Delhi.

Virat Kohli Madame Tussauds wax statue

Virat Kohli during the sitting with Madame Tussauds experts.   -  SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli’s figure will be unveiled at Madame Tussauds Delhi. The iconic Kohli will join cricketers Kapil Dev and Sachin Tendulkar, and footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, who have been featured in the popular and interactive sports zone.

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.”

The team of Madame Tussauds expert artists flew in from London to meet Kohli for the sitting, where they took over 200 specific measurements and images to create an authentic figure.

Merlin Entertainments India Pvt Ltd general manager Anshul Jain 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. We are confident that Virat’s wax figure will be a major draw for his fans not only from India but from around the world as he is one of the great cricketers that the world has seen.”

Madame Tussauds Delhi is an attraction known for the portrayal of the fascinating world of glamour, sports, history and politics under one roof. Madame Tussauds has been making wax figures for over 150 years and has attractions in cities like London, New York, Orlando, Amsterdam, Berlin, Vienna, Bangkok, Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney.