Indian captain Virat Kohli’s Madame Tussauds wax statue was unveiled in New Delhi on Wednesday. The premier batsman of the Indian team also posted a video about the same. Meanwhile, Virat Kohli, who was supposed to play for Surrey CC in June, in the lead up to the England tour, in all probability will miss out due to a neck injury. The English County side are already looking for replacements in Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali and a couple of others but nothing is confirmed as yet. Also Read - When You Look at Virat Kohli, You're Thinking Male Model, Pin-up Boy: Ian Gould
Kohli will join other sports sensations in his signature batting pose in the interactive zone. Sachin Tendulkar is already there at the Madame Tussauds and now Kohli will find a spot alongside the legend, must mean a lot for the Indian captain. Also Read - Virat Kohli Recalls How He Earned MS Dhoni's Trust For India Captaincy, Says Becoming Skipper Not Even in my Wildest Dreams
The Delhi batsman’s figure has been crafted from over 200 measurements and photographs taken during the sitting sessions. Also Read - 183 Against Pakistan in Dhaka Was a Game Changer For me: Virat Kohli
At the unveiling of his figure, Kohli said: “I sincerely appreciate the efforts and incredible work undergone in making my figure.
“Thanks to Madame Tussauds for choosing me for this lifetime experience. I am grateful to my fans for their love and support,” he added. It seems Virat Kohli’s purple patch just does not seem to end.
Madame Tussauds Delhi is the world’s most famous wax attraction that opened in the outer circle of Connaught Place here. This has recently been launched so if you come to Delhi you can surely pay a visit to catch your Indian captain in reel. But, surely it would be a experience to treasure.
(With IANS Inputs)