By Duncan Mackay

Andy Murray stampsAugust 8 - Andy Murray's historic triumph at Wimbledon has been commemorated by the Royal Mail, who have issued a special set of stamps. 

It is the second occasion in a year that the Scot's image has appeared on a stamp.

He was also immortalised by the Royal Mail, along with Britain's other Olympic champions, following his gold medal triumph at London 2012. 

"We are thrilled for Andy and are delighted to mark his wonderful achievement by issuing a set of special stamps," said Andrew Hammond, managing director of stamps and collectibles at Royal Mail.

"His historic win at Wimbledon has made the nation proud, and we can now celebrate his success with this new stamp issue."

Andy Murray first day coverA special First Day Cover is among the products issued by the Royal Mail to celebrate Andy Murray's Wimbledon victory

Murray made history last month when he became the first British male in 77 years to win Wimbledon, beating Serbia's world number one Novak Djokovic in the final.

It was the Scot's second Grand Slam title, having triumphed at the 2012 US Open, where he is set to defend his crown in three weeks' time.

Available to buy are a miniature set , a presentation pack, a First Day Cover UK addresses at and a First Day Cover non-UK addresses.

The stamps officially went on sale today.

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