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Teoh Seng Khoon (simplified Chinese: 张成群; traditional Chinese: 張成群; pinyin: Zhāng Chéng Qún; 8 November 1918 – 31 July 2018)[1] was a Malaysian badminton player who won the All-England men's doubles title and represented his country in team and individual competition between 1940s to 1950s. Teoh played on the 1949 Malayan Thomas Cup (men's international) team and won the world title. Paired with Ooi Teik Hock, he was undefeated in the Thomas Cup doubles matches. He also shared the men's doubles title at the All-England Championships in 1949 with Ooi.[2] He died in Ipoh on 31 July 2018, aged 99.[3]

Teoh Seng Khoon
Personal information
Birth name张成群
Country Malaysia
Born(1918-11-08)November 8, 1918
Ipoh, Perak, British Malaya
(now Malaysia)
DiedJuly 31, 2018(2018-07-31) (aged 99)
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Birthday boy Seng Khoon relives Malaysia's first Thomas Cup win". The Star Online. 8 November 2008.
  2. ^ "All England Badminton Championships Winners" (PDF). Allenglandbadminton.com. June 2012. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 March 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. ^ "Badminton: Former badminton great Teoh Seng Khoon passes away at 99 | The Star Online". www.thestar.com.my. Retrieved 1 August 2018.

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