Sunday, December 11, 2016

Italy 2016 - Davis Cup

ISSUE DATE: 6 December 2016
STAMP SIZE: 40 x 30 mm
 STAMP THEME: Coppa Davis
 STAMP DESIGN: Tiziana Trinca

The list of tennis legends to have competed in Davis Cup over the years includes all of the game’s most well known names, with the competition providing a unique team environment in an otherwise individual sport.

Players such as Fred Perry, Don Budge, Roy Emerson, Rod Laver, Jimmy Connors, Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe, Mats Wilander, Ivan Lendl, Stefan Edberg, Boris Becker, Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras all enjoyed successful Davis Cup careers.


More recently, Goran Ivanisevic, Lleyton Hewitt, Marat Safin, Roger Federer, Andy Roddick, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray have also represented their country with passion and commitment, as Davis Cup continues to attract the game’s star players.

Stamp images thanks to Poste Italiane