Cricket legend Kapil Dev unveiled his wax statue for the upcoming Madame Tussauds museum in Delhi on Thursday. Pics/AFP & PTI
The wax likeness has been made after over 300 measurements and photographs of the former all-rounder were taken. Kapil can be seen in his iconic bowling pose.
Kapil Dev expressed honour at getting my wax figure among such icons of the nation at Madame Tussauds
Former Indian Cricket captain Kapil Dev along with the Director of Merlin Entertainments India Anshul Jain addressing the audience after unveiling a wax statue of himself at Madame Tussauds Delhi, in New Delhi on Thursday.
Kapil Dev eyes lit up when he saw his wax statue.
Former Indian cricket team captain Kapil Dev tries to recreate his iconic bowling pose next to his wax figure.
Kapil Dev liked the wax statue and said it looked almost like him.
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Talking about the experience of posing for the stature, Kapil said that it was weird when he had to take off his clothes.
This is India's first Madame Tussauds, which is expected to open soon and will have a dedicated zone for sports icons like Sachin Tendulkar.