India defeat New Zealand 3-2 It is a big win for the young Indian side. PR Sreejesh and Harmanpreet Singh stood out for the Men in Blue with crucial contributions. Kane Russell opened the scoring of the game with a brilliant Penalty corner. India then equalized the score, courtesy of Rupinder Pal's splendid penalty stroke. The Manpreet Singh-led side despite a struggling second quarter found the net for the second time. Harmanpreet sent the ball past Leon Hayward to make it 2-1. He then scored his second to take the tally to 3-1. New Zealand showed some fighting spirit after Jennessen goal but they fell short by a goal.PR Sreejesh made some crucial saves in the final quarter. India are now second behind Australia in Pool A.