Stamps on Dubai Tennis Championships -2007

Stamps on Dubai Tennis Championships -2007

United Arab Emirates released a set of two stamps on Dubai Tennis Championships 2007.The stamps issued on 19 Feb 2007 feature a tennis racket and a tennis ball.

UAE DUBAI TENNIS
STAMPS OF UAE -DUBAI TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2007

Stamps on Centenary of Australian Open – Australia 2005

Stamps on Centenary of Australian Open – Australia 2005

One of the World’s biggest sporting events the Australian Open Tennis celebrated its Centenary in 2005. The First Tournament known as Australasian Tennis Championships was played at Warehouseman’s Cricket Ground in Albert Park Melbourne. The Competition became Australian Open in 1969  and moved to Melbourne Park in Jan 1988.

Australia issued a set of two stamps on 11 Jan 2005 to mark the centenary of Australian Open (1905-2005). The stamps feature a Male and a Female player. A gutter Pair of the stamp on a Woman tennis player is listed.

The First day Cover with two stamps is also listed.The cover design shows the architectural drawings of Rod Laver arena Melbourne Park.

FDC AUS OPEN CENT
FIRST DAY COVER – AUSTRALIA 2005 – CENTENARY AUSTRALIAN OPEN TENNIS
AUS OPEN CENT G PAIR
AUSTRALIAN OPEN CENTENARY – WOMEN’S TENNIS – GUTTER PAIR
AUS OPEN CENT MEN
AUSTRALIAN OPEN CENTENARY – MEN’S TENNIS

 

Centenary US Tennis 1874-1974 – Pre Stamped Envelopes USA

Centenary US Tennis 1874-1974 – Pre Stamped Envelopes USA

The US Postal Service issued a 10c Pre Stamped envelope in 1974 to mark 100 Years of Tennis in USA (1874-1974).It was issued on 31 Aug 1974 at Forest Hills New York during the US Open.

PSE USA TENNIS
PRE STAMPED ENVELOPE -100 YEARS OF TENNIS 1874-1974

Jakarta 1962 – 4th Asian Games-Stamps of Indonesia.

Jakarta 1962 – 4th Asian Games-Stamps of Indonesia

The 12th Asian Games were held in Jakarta – Indonesia from 24 Aug to 04 Sep 1962. A total of 1,460 Competitors from 12 Nations participated in 88 events in 13 Sports

A Set of Stamps was issued by Indonesia 24 Jun 1962 on Sports events.

1962 ASIAD SPORTS
1962 JAKARTA ASIAD -STAMPS OF INDONESIA ON SPORTS- BASKETBALL, DISCUS ,DIVING
1962 ASIAD SPORTS
1962 JAKARTA ASIAD -STAMPS OF INDONESIA ON SPORTS -FOOTBALL,BOXING,HOCKEY,WATER POLO,TABLE TENNIS

Jakarta 1962 – 4th Asian Games -Stamps of Afghanistan

Jakarta 1962 – 4th Asian Games

The 12th Asian Games were held in Jakarta – Indonesia from 24 Aug to 04 Sep 1962. A total of 1,460 Competitors from 12 Nations participated in 88 events in 13 Sports.

Afghanistan  released  a set of  stamps to commemorate winners of events at the 4th Asian Games. The Stamps feature Mohamad Ibrahim Kederi an Afghan wrestler who won a Gold medal at 4th Asian Games,Tennis Player, Shot Putter and Javelin Thrower.The stamps were issued on 02 Sep 1963.

1962 ASIAD AFGHANISTAN
4TH ASIAN GAMES -JAKARTA 1962 – STAMPS OF AFGHANISTAN

Racket Sports – Stamps of Great Britain 1977

Racket Sports – Stamps of Great Britain 1977

Great Britain issued a set of Four stamps on Racket Sports  on 12 Jan 1977. The sports featured are Tennis,Table Tennis ,Squash and Badminton.

A FDC is listed with the cover design showing the rackets and balls/shuttle used with each racket sport.

FDC RACKET SPORTS
FDC RACKET SPORTS – STAMPS OF GREAT BRITAIN 1977 -TENNIS,TABLE TENNIS,SQUASH & BADMINTON

The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum -Special Cover & Cancellation

The Wimbledon Museum -Special Cover & Cancellation

The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum is the largest Tennis Museum in the World The Museum was inaugurated at Championships Centenary event in 1977. In 2006 a brand new Museum was inaugurated inside the grounds of All England Club. The highlights of Museum are

Cinema

Projection Technology

Wimbledon Whites -The Fashion Dresses

Centre Court360

The Kenneth Ritchie Wimbledon Library

A Special Cover was released to mark the Inauguration of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum in 1977 and a Special Cancellation on an Aerogramme addressed to India.

COVER WIMBLEDON MUSEUM
SPECIAL COVER -WIMBLEDON CENTENARY AND INAUGURATION OF THE WIMBLEDON LAWN TENNIS MUSEUM
CANC WIMBLEDON MUSEUM
CANCELLATION ON WIMBLEDON LAWN TENNIS MUSEUM