Usain Bolt immortalised in wax ahead of Olympics

Olympic sprint superstar Usain Bolt's victory pose can already been seen in London before the Games have even begun.

The fastest man on earth, who is hoping to break his own 100m and 200m world records this summer, was captured in his trademark stance as he took residence at Madame Tussauds today.

Usain Bolt is famous for his theatrics before and after his sprint races. Credit: ITV News

The Jamaican's waxwork was unveiled earlier this month at Heathrow Airport where he greeted passengers as they arrived at Terminal 5.

He faces stiff competition from a number of Team GB stars also on display at Madame Tussauds, including heptathlon favourite Jessica Ennis and diver Tom Daley.

Usain Bolt will be bidding to add to his three Olympic gold medals this summer. Credit: ITV News