28 Aug '11, 1am

#Singapore: Tony Tan's big gamble pays off as he becomes president-elect: He was always the candidate to beat. T...

#Singapore: Tony Tan's big gamble pays off as he becomes president-elect: He was always the candidate to beat. T...

Supporters of Dr Tony Tan in high spirits as they waited for the result at Toa Payoh Stadium last night. News that Dr Tan had won by several thousand votes in the first count sparked chants of 'No recount!' and 'Tony Tan... president!' -- ST PHOTO: JOYCE FANG By Rachel Chang, Elgin Toh, Kor Kian Beng and Teo Wan Gek He was always the candidate to beat. The front runner from Day One, former deputy prime minister Tony Tan's big gamble for the presidency paid off yesterday, as he was elected with a razor-thin margin. With endorsements from business groups, clan associations and three out of every four unions, Dr Tan charged out of the gates when hustings began. Background story Working for all 'He must be able to work with everyone - the party which forms the government, and the party which forms the opposition - to advance the interests not of a particular section of Singapo...

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