Rinov/Pitha successfully overcame Canadian mixed doubles, Sankeerth BR/Crystal Lai. Appearing to be pressing since the beginning of the match, Rinov/Pitha won two straight games with 21-14, 21-10.
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Playing at Energia Areena, Monday (27/9/2021) night WIB, Rinov/Pitha who went down in the last number carried quite a heavy burden. The reason is, in their hands the determination of the victory and defeat of the Indonesian team in this match.
Even so, the champion pair Spanish Masters 2020 it played pretty well in the first game. Far ahead at the interval, Rinov/Pitha won the first game 21-14.
While in the second game, the pressure was again shown by Rinov/Pitha. Rinov’s quick attacks in front of the net several times led to points like the Indonesian pair.
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Pitha’s accurate ball placement is also one of the weapons that makes the opponent die. Slowly but surely, Rinov / Pitha continued to move away until the score was 14-5.
One by one points continued to be achieved by the Indonesian pair. Rinov/Pitha finally ended the Sankeerth/Lai resistance in the second game with 21-10.
Rinov/Pitha’s victory over Sankeerth/Lai made the Indonesian team successfully overcome Canada’s resistance in the 2021 Sudirman Cup group phase. Furthermore, Red and White Team will face Denmark in the last match of Group C.