The Indian team continued to hold possession and put tremendous pressure on the New Zealand defense as they ended the first quarter at 1-0.
The Indian team bounced back from their 1-2 loss against New Zealand with an impressive display in their third match at the Oi Hockey Stadium here.
World number 10 India began the match aggressively, matching Australia's attacking hockey with their own brand which saw both teams earn penalty corners.
The Indian women's hockey team on Saturday defeated host Japan by 2-1 in their opening game of the Olympic Test Event here at Oi Hockey Stadium.
The Indian men's team will play against hosts Japan, New Zealand and Malaysia, while the women will be up against Australia, China and Japan.