KUALA LUMPUR – Couple Apriyani Rahayu/Siti Fadia Silva Ramadhanti won Malaysia Open 2022. The victory was won by Apriyani/Siti after defeating representatives of China, Zhang Shuxian/Zheng Yu in the final with a score of 21-18, 12-21, and 21-19 on Sunday (3/7/2022) afternoon WIB.
The match took place at the Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Sunday (3/7/2022) afternoon WIB. Apriyani/Fadia won 21-18, 12-21, 21-19 over Zhang/Zheng.
At the start of the first game, Apriyani/Fadia had to fall behind by 2-4 to Zhang/Zheng. Even though they were behind, Apriyani/Fadia managed to reverse the lead to 7-5.
However, Apriyani/Fadia failed to maintain their advantage and made their opponent managed to add a few points to equalize the score to 9-9. Even so, Apriyani/Fadia again led 11-10 in the first game interval.
After the interval, Apriyani/Fadia got tough resistance from the Chinese pair. But they can overcome the resistance and managed to keep the points to 16-13.
The match was tight again, Apriyani/Fadia could still show a good performance to keep leading 19-17 over Zhang/Zheng. As a result, the Indonesian pair managed to secure victory in the first game with a score of 21-18.
At the start of the second game, Apriyani/Fadia had to fall behind 0-2 to Zhang/Zheng. Even though they were left behind, they managed to get up to reverse the advantage to 4-3.
Zhang/Zheng’s pressure made Apriyani/Fadia fail to maintain their lead. As a result, they had to fall behind 10-11 in the second game interval. After the interval, Apriyani/Fadia failed to add points and left them 11-14 behind.
Apriyani/Fadia’s efforts to catch up have not been successful. As a result, they had to lose in the second game to Zhang/Zheng with a score of 12-21.
Meanwhile, at the start of the third game, Apriyani/Fadia managed to show good performances to lead 4-2. But they failed to maintain their lead and made Zhang/Zheng managed to equalize the score to 4-4.
Even though the opponent had led the points, Apriyani/Fadia managed to equalize the score to 8-8. Apriyani/Fadia managed to add points and made them lead 11-10 over Zhang/Zheng in the third game interval.
The opponent continued to apply pressure and had time to take the lead, but Apriyani/Fadia managed to reverse the lead to 16-15. The Indonesian pair continued to show good performances and managed to add points to lead 18-16.
Apriyani/Fadia got resistance from Zhang/Zheng at the end of the third game. However, they managed to confirm themselves as Malaysia Open 2022 champions, after winning 21-19.