Gibraltar post issued a souvenir sheet to mark the 19th Commonwealth Games which were held at Delhi, India from 3 October to 13 October 2010.
The Commonwealth Games is an international, multi-sport event involving thousands of elite athletes from members of the Commonwealth of Nations.
The event was first held in 1930 under the title of the British Empire Games in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The event was renamed as the British Empire and Commonwealth Games in 1954, the British Commonwealth Games in 1970, and gained its current title in 1978. There are currently 54 members of the Commonwealth of Nations, and 71 teams participate in the Games.
Title: Commonwealth Games Delhi 2010 – Gibraltar
Date of Issue: 20 October 2010