Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli to get the wax statue at a Madame Tussauds: Hello, Everyone Today I am going to share some exciting facts on the Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli to get the wax statue at a Madame Tussauds.
Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli to get the wax statue at a Madame Tussauds
Kapil Dev, Lionel Messi, David Beckham, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sachin Tendulkar and now it’s the turn of Virat Kohli. Besides the legends of their respective field, they have a statue at the iconic Madame Tussauds in a Delhi with Virat Kohli the latest to get a figure.
As India’s cricket captain, he gets a figure of his own in the city that he calls home, many visitors will get a chance to pose, to click the selfies and share a moment with a quite easily the best batsman in the world at the moment. It is a great honor to be chosen as one of the figures at a Madame Tussauds.
All thanks to the Madame Tussauds team who were extremely patient during the sitting sessions and for giving me a lifetime memory, says Virat Kohli in a statement. A team of the Madame Tussauds, expert artists flies in from a London to meet the star batsman for the sitting, where they take over 200 specific measurements and images to create an authentic figure.
Kohli is presently preparing for the upcoming Indian Premier League season, where he is the captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore after retaining through the franchise. He thus becomes the most expensive player in the IPL’s history after picking up for a sum of Rs. 17 crores.
Earlier, he has skipped the tri-series in a Sri Lanka, which is also featuring Bangladesh, from which India won thrillingly. Before that, he let India to T20 and ODI series to wins in South Africa while suffering defeat in the Test series.
Kohli ha a meteoric rise in the world cricket from his days of a leading the U-19 World Cup team to the victory in the year 2008 in a Malaysia. A few months later, he makes his ODI debut against Sri Lanka.
His incredible form is the most felt in the ODI cricket, where he has amassed 35 centuries that is a second most in the history of the sport. With his heroic performances, Virat Kohli has bestowed with the awards such as Arjuna Award, ICC World Cricketer of the year in the year 2017.
BCCI international cricketer of the year 2011 to 12, 2014 to 15 and 2015 to 16. He is also conferring with the Padma Shree Award last year.