Antwerp: Indian Men’s Hockey Team trounced Spain by 5-1 during their third match of the Tour of Belgium on Sunday.
Spain emerged with a brilliant start in the match as they took a 1-0 lead in the third minute of the game. Iglesias Alvaro gave an opening goal of the match.
India was resilient when Akashdeep Singh scored a field goal in the fifth minute. In the second quarter, SV Sunil netted a goal to hand India a one-goal lead in the match.
It was Harmanpreet Singh who scored twice in the match to help India secure a win over Spain.
Spain was put under pressure by India defending them from scoring any goal and the match concluded on the same.
India will next play against Belgium on October 1.