As part of their preparation for the FIH world league championship semifinals, Indian men warmed up with a 2-0 victory against the Netherlands in Rotterdam on Tuesday.
India's vice-captain VR Raghunath and striker SV Sunil scored a goal each after the first half ended 0-0. Raghunath opened the scoring in the 55th minute before Sunil ensured India victory three minutes before time.
India will play another match against the hosts on Thursday. The third round (semi-finals) of the FIH Hockey World League will be held in Rotterdam from June 13-23.