Yesterday, Malaysian hero and badminton world #1 singles shuttler Datuk Lee Chong Wei and his wife, Datin Wong Mew Choo celebrated the arrival of their much awaited first born son.
Prior to this, Chong Wei confessed to the press that he was feeling nervous and edgy but excited at the same time to finally be a father:
All I want is for them mother and child to be safe and healthy. This is my first child and naturally, all kinds of emotions are going through my mind. I just can’t wait to hold the child in my arms.
The baby boy, Kingston Lee, was delivered at Gleneagles Hospital in Ampang, was brought into the world through Caesarean section. On the decision to name his son Kingston, Chong Wei said that his wife, Mew Choo did all the hard work by going through many names. After which, they settled with “Kingston” because it sounded nice to Chong Wei.
Chong Wei skipped this weekend’s Axiata Cup knockout round at Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium to be by Mew Choo’s side. Aww. Congratulations, you two!
Whaddya guys think? Next Malaysian badminton champion in the making?