Jonatan Christie played in the third party against Brian Yang at the Energia Arena, Vantaa, Finland, Monday (27/9/2021) night WIB. Previously, Indonesia vs Canada was in a 1-1 draw after Fajar Alfian/Muhammad Rian Ardianto’s victory and Ester Nurumi Tri Wardoyo’s defeat.
Jonathan and Brian had a tight fight in the acquisition of points in the first game. But when he was 7-9 behind, Jonathan shot and won 14 consecutive points to finish the game 21-9.
The second game was more intense. Jonathan had time to immediately open the distance to 6-0, but then Brian could turn around to lead 11-9.
Jonatan Christie back in the lead at 16-12. But Brian Yang fought back and overtook at critical points to seal the second game at 22-20.
In the third game, Jonathan, who was the first to open the points at the start with 4-0, couldn’t keep the momentum going. Brian overtook it to 6-4, then kept the lead until locking in a 21-18 victory.
With this result, Indonesia turned 1-2 behind Canada in the second match of Group C Sudirman Cup 2021. In the next match, Greysia Polii/Apriyani Rahayu women’s doubles will play Rachel Chan/Catherine Choi.
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