Indian women lose 1-4 to Argentina in third tour match
Argentina's intense attack proved too much for India.
New Delhi: The Indian women's hockey team suffered a 1-4 loss against hosts Argentina.
Martina Cavallero hit the first goal early in the game.
Argentina continued to dominate the match as Pilar Romang scored the second goal in the second quarter.
In the next 20 minutes, Noel Barrionuevo hit the third goal. The third quarter of the game saw India opening their account through Vandana Katarya before Barrionuevo struck another in the last quarter to seal the match for her team.
India chief coach Neil Hawgood said: "Argentina was playing an extremely attacking game. The girls were well prepared for the match and made all possible efforts but again we believe there are certain areas which need attention. We are still two matches away from closing this tour and we are confident of putting forward a great show.