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Thomas Cup hero passes away

  • Agnes Winarti

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, June 8 2011 | 07:00 am

PREMIUM After battling liver cancer for sometime, an Indonesian badminton hero who took home the 1984 Thomas Cup, Hadibowo Sutanto, passed away at the age of 52 at Medistra Hospital in Jakarta on Tuesday.

The former national shuttler, who was born on July 4, 1958 in Tegal, Central Java, had been undergoing cancer treatment in Jakarta and Singapore since January.

However, his condition becam...