Jakarta, CNN Indonesia —
Gregoria Mariska Tunjung gave her comments after defeating first seed Carolina Marin in the semifinals of the Spain Masters 2023, Sunday (2/4) in the morning WIB.
Indonesian Women’s Singles Gregoria Mariska Tunjung managed to qualify for the 2023 Spain Masters final.
Gregoria won a ticket to the final after defeating Spanish representative Carolina Marin with a score of 10-21, 21-15, 21-10 in the semifinals of the Spain Masters 2023, Sunday (2/4) early morning WIB.
After the match, Gregoria revealed the key to victory over Carolina Marin in the 2023 Spain Masters semifinals.
“In the third game, I tried not to get too excited about the critical points earlier because I was afraid of making my own mistakes, so I had to play safely,” said Gregoria as quoted from the PBSI release, Sunday (2/4).
“Luckily I got a few points from my opponent’s mistakes and was able to take advantage of that to win,” added Gregoria.
Gregoria considered the match against Marin to be very tense. He also praised Marin’s strategy in the semifinals.
“Overall, I found today’s match tense. The opponent actually implemented the right strategy by daring to attack first and limiting my attacks,” said Gregoria.
“In the first game I felt that I wasn’t playing as expected but in the second game I was able to win and in the third game I was able to turn things around even though I was behind,” Gregoria added.
In the Spain Masters women’s singles final, Gregoria will face Indian representative Pusarla Sindhu on Sunday (2/4).