An increasing number of Indonesian volleyball fans are making the journey to V League games to witness Megawati Hangestri Pertiwi in action, a direct result of her influence since joining Daejeon Jung Kwan Jang Red Sparks.
The Indonesian opposite hitter has improved the Red Sparks’ offense since he joined the team before the 2023–24 season via the Asia Quota Draft. This newly implemented method allows teams to recruit one more foreign player from certain Asian nations.
On Thursday, Mega was ranked fifth in the V League for highest scorers with 226 points from 10 games.
In Daejoon, Megawati
According to sports betting odds experts, the Ansan region has about 2,000 Indonesian laborers, and the city has a large foreign population.
Locals of Indonesian descent have taken a keen interest in the Indonesian national team’s performance in the Korea Cup. In 2021, the debut of Indonesian footballer Asnawi Mangkualam Bahar for the Ansan Greeners also garnered significant interest from the local diaspora.