Badminton: From Ang Mo Kio to Penang, Loh Kean Yew's family cheers youngest on at world champs

(Clockwise from top left) Mr Loh Kean Hean, and his friends, Ms Koh Jia Qi, Mr Eric Chen Kah Seng, Mr Wilson Saw Min Phern, and Mr Goh Xian Nian, react after the final point. ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
The Loh household celebrate Loh Kean Yew's win in Penang. ST PHOTO: JONATHAN WONG
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PENANG - In a single-storey terraced house in the residential Jelutong suburb of George Town, Ms Grace Gan and Mr Loh Pin Keat are a bundle of nerves in their living room.

On the television screen in front of them, their son Kean Yew is within touching distance of capturing badminton's world championship and a place in Singapore's sporting history.

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