Dilip Sardesai 78th Birthday – Indian Test Cricketer

Dilip Sardesai 78th Birthday – Indian Test Cricketer

Dilip Narayan Sardesai (08 Aug 1940- 02 Jul 2007) was the only Goa Born Cricketer to play for India. He is regarded as India’s best batsman against spin bowling.

He made his Test Debut versus England at Kanpur in Dec 1961 and went on to play 30 Tests for India from 1961 to 1972 and scored 2001 runs which included Five Centuries . His career had seemed over when he was picked for West Indies tour and it turned out be the high point of his career .He scored 212 in First test at Kingston,scored 112 at Port of Spain and then 150 in 4th Test to aggregate 642 which was highest in the series till Sunil Gavaskar overtook his tally in last Test. At that point of time he was called “Renaissance Man of Indian Cricket”. He was an important player in the Win over England in 1971 series. The 1971 victories over West Indies and England were historic Victories in many ways .

A Commemorative stamp was issued on 30 Dec 1971 to mark our Cricket Victories in 1971. We remember Dilip Narayan Sardesai on his 78th Birthday Today.

1971 CRICKET VICTORIES
INDIA -1971 CRICKET VICTORIES – DILIP SARDESAI

Brochure – Pakistan Winner of  ICC Champions Trophy Stamps 2017

Brochure – Pakistan Winner of  ICC Champions Trophy Stamps  2017

The Eighth Champions Trophy Cricket ODI Tournament was played from 01 Jun to 18th Jun 2017 in England and Wales. Top eight ranking teams of the World were drawn in two groups.The final was played between India and Pakistan at Oval ,London. Pakistan defeated India by 180 runs to win the trophy.

Pakistan On 02 Nov 2017 Pakistan issued a set of three Commemorative Postage stamps of Rs 10/- each and a Souvenir sheet of Rs 50/- to Commemorate this Victory. The stamps and Souvenir sheet show the Flags of all the playing countries including India and the sheet also show Indian Players in the field.

The stamps have been printed by National Security Printing Corporation ,Karachi and one lakh (0.1 Million) stamp of each variety and 50,000 Souvenir sheets have been printed.

An Brochure cancelled with three Commemorative stamps is listed.

PAK ICC BRO
BROCHURE PAKISTAN WINNER OF ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY 2017

 

First day Cover – Pakistan Winner of  ICC Champions Trophy Stamps 2017

First day Cover – Pakistan Winner of  ICC Champions Trophy Stamps  2017

The Eighth Champions Trophy Cricket ODI Tournament was played from 01 Jun to 18th Jun 2017 in England and Wales. Top eight ranking teams of the World were drawn in two groups.The final was played between India and Pakistan at Oval ,London. Pakistan defeated India by 180 runs to win the trophy.

Pakistan On 02 Nov 2017 Pakistan issued a set of three Commemorative Postage stamps of Rs 10/- each and a Souvenir sheet of Rs 50/- to Commemorate this Victory. The stamps and Souvenir sheet show the Flags of all the playing countries including India and the sheet also show Indian Players in the field.

The stamps have been printed by National Security Printing Corporation ,Karachi and one lakh (0.1 Million) stamp of each variety and 50,000 Souvenir sheets have been printed.

An FDC with three Commemorative stamps is listed.

PAK ICC FDC 3V
FIRST DAY COVER -PAKISTAN WINNER OF ICC CHAMPIONS TROPHY 2017

Stamps with India Theme – ICC Champions Trophy Stamps -Pakistan 2017

Stamps with India Theme – ICC Champions Trophy Stamps -Pakistan 2017.

The Eighth Champions Trophy Cricket ODI Tournament was played from 01 Jun to 18th Jun 2017 in England and Wales. Top eight ranking teams of the World were drawn in two groups.The final was played between India and Pakistan at Oval ,London. Pakistan defeated India by 180 runs to win the trophy.

Pakistan On 02 Nov 2017 Pakistan issued a set of three Commemorative Postage stamps of Rs 10/- each and a Souvenir sheet of Rs 50/- to Commemorate this Victory. The stamps and Souvenir sheet show the Flags of all the playing countries including India and the sheet also show Indian Players in the field.

The stamps have been printed by National Security Printing Corporation ,Karachi and one lakh (0.1 Million) stamp of each variety and 50,000 Souvenir sheets have been printed.

An FDC with Souvenir sheet is listed.

PAK ICC FDC MS
STAMPS WITH INDIAN THEME – PAKISTAN STAMPS 2017