Indonesian men’s doubles badminton players, Mohammad Ahsan/Hendra Setiawan or who are familiarly called The Daddies, had to admit the superiority of the Chinese representatives, Liu Yu Chen/Ou Xuan Yi in the early rounds of the Indonesia Open 2022 on Wednesday (15/6/2022) afternoon. The Daddies lost through the match straight games from the Chinese representative with a score of 17-21, 22-24.
At the start of the first game, the Chinese representatives managed to lead 0-2 over The Daddies. Trying to gain point by point and catch up, The Daddies managed to equalize to 7-7. The first game interval, the score is 8-11 advantage for Liu Yu Chen / Ou Xuan Yi.
After the interval, The Daddies continued to be under pressure from Liu/Ou. Although efforts to narrow the difference in score were successful, The Daddies had to give up the first game with a score of 17-21 wins for representatives of China.
The beginning of the second game, the match was tight. The Daddies had a 2-0 lead, before finally two strokes out of the Liu/Ou field of play to make the position 2-2 draw.
Trying to keep putting shuttlecock in a favorable position, The Daddies again managed to lead the score 7-5. Unfortunately, the position can be controlled again by Liu / Ou and equalized to 8-8.
Towards the second game interval, there was a pretty tight score chase. The Chinese representatives, Liu Yu Chen / Ou Xuan Yi, managed to open the scoring over The Daddies with a score of 10-11.
After the second game interval, several things happened rally which is quite long between the two pairs. Play patiently in the face of rally 56 . length shotsThe Daddies lead 14-12.
The Daddies made it to game points with a score of 20-18, unfortunately the Chinese representatives managed to catch up. Happened several times deuce between the two pairs, 20-20, 21-21, 22-22, until finally the second game closed with a victory from the Chinese representative.
Liu/Ou managed to win the second game with a score of 22-24 and ensured their move towards the last 16 of the Indonesia Open 2022.
The loss of The Daddies to Liu Yu Chen/Ou Xuan Yi at the same time ensured their stop in the Indonesia Open 2022 championship. Keep up the spirit The Daddies!