Jakarta, CNN Indonesia —
Jonathan Christie must admit might Viktor Axelsen after losing through two games in the semifinals India Open 2023 at KD Jadhav Indoor Hall, Saturday (21/1) evening WIB.
Axelsen was able to quickly win 6-2 over Jonatan at the start of the first game.
Axelsen kept getting Jonathan in trouble. The pressure he continued to apply made it difficult for Jonathan to develop his game.
Axelsen also easily gain point after point. After winning 9-3, Axelsen closed the first game interval with a score of 11-4.
Axelsen’s dominance continued after the interval. Axelsen’s combination punches and smashes sent Jonatan adrift.
Axelsen was able to win 14-5 over Jonathan. Then Jonathan’s wrong observation made Axelsen increase the advantage margin to 10 points at 15-5.
Axelsen was then able to close the first game with a significant 21-6 point advantage.
Axelsen managed to win quickly 4-1 over Jonatan at the start of the second game. However, Jonatan’s patient game was able to make it difficult for Axelsen.
Jonathan was slowly able to win points and reduce the lag to 5-6. It’s just that this situation did not last long because Axelsen was able to regain control of the situation and closed the first game interval with a score of 11-7.
Jonathan was actually able to provide fierce resistance after the interval. But Axelsen was still too tough and closed the second game with a score of 21-12.