Maxim Cards India – 2012 Olympics.

Maxim Cards India – 2012 Olympics.

The 2012 Summer Olympics were held in London from 27 July to 12 Aug 2012. India issued a set of four stamps and a miniature sheet to commemorate the Olympics. A set of four Maxim Cards was also released.

Rupees Twenty – Volleyball – Olympic debut for Men’s and Women’s events at 1964 Tokyo Olympics.

Rupees Five – Badminton-Olympic debut for Men’s and Women’s events at 1992 Barcelona Olympics.

INDIA MC 2012 OLYMPICS VOLLEYBALL
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2012 OLYMPICS VOLLEYBALL
INDIA MC 2012 OLYMPICS BADMINTON
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2012 OLYMPICS BADMINTON
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Stamps on Uber Cup Badminton -Indonesia 1994

Stamps on Uber Cup -Indonesia 1994

The Uber Cup sometimes called the World Women’s Team Championships was first held in 1956-57 and then every three years from 1957 to 1981. From 1984 onwards it is being held every two years. The Uber Cup is now held concurrently with Thomas Cup. The 2018  Thomas Cup (30th edition) and Uber Cup (27th edition) were held in Bangkok from 20-27 May 2018. Stamps have been released on Thomas Cup by various countries.

Indonesia issued a stamp on Uber Cup Badminton Championships Victory at Jakarta in 1994. Indonesia defeated China 3-2 to win the Uber Cup. It was held in Jakarta and was the 15th edition of Uber Cup The stamps were issued on 22 Jun 1994. China has won the title 14 times till date, Japan Six times & Indonesia three times. Indonesia and South Korea have been runners-up seven times each.

INDONESIA UBER CUP VICTORY
INDONESIA UBER CUP VICTORY 1994

 

Stamps on Thomas Cup – Badminton

Stamps on Thomas Cup -Indonesia 1973

The Thomas Cup sometimes called the World’s Men Team Championships was held every three years from 1948 to 1982. From 1982 onwards it is being held every two years. The Women’s team championships known as Uber Cup is held concurrently with Thomas Cup. The 2018  Thomas Cup (30th edition) and Uber Cup (27th edition) were held in Bangkok from 20-27 May 2018. Stamps have been released on Thomas Cup by various countries.

Indonesia issued a set of three stamps on Thomas Cup Badminton Championships at Jakarta. The stamps were issued on 02 Jan 1973.

FDC INDONESIA 1973 THOMAS CUP
FDC INDONESIA 1973 THOMAS CUP

Malaysia issued a Miniature sheet on 25 Jul 1992 when Malaysia was crowned the 1992 Thomas Cup Champions. They defeated Indonesia 3-2 in 17th Thomas Cup held in Kuala Lumpur.

MS 1992 THOMAS CUP WINNER
MS MALAYSIA 1992 THOMAS CUP WINNER

Malaysia issued a stamp on 11 May 2000 on Thomas Cup Championships held in Kuala Lumpur. The stamp features Flags of Participating Countries and the Thomas Cup Trophy.

MALAYSIA THOMAS CUP 2000
MALAYSIA THOMAS CUP 2000

 

Beijing 1990 – 11th Asian Games-Stamps of Bangladesh

Beijing 1990 – 11th Asian Games-Stamps of Bangladesh

The 11th Asian Games were held in Beijing – China from 22 Sep to 07 Oct 1990. A total of 6,122  Competitors from 36 Nations participated in 310 events in 27 Sports

A  set of Four Stamp was issued by Bangladesh on  22 Sep 1990 . A FDC is listed .The Stamps feature Rowing , Kabaddi, Wrestling, Badminton.

1990 ASIAD FDC BDESH
1990 BEIJING ASIAN GAMES – FDC BANGLADESH 1990

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