India thumped Russia 10-0 in their opening encounter of the FIH Series. The match was played at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha. India scored an early goal and was three goals up at half-time.
They continued to play the entire match at a relentless tempo, and completely outclassed their opponents in every department. Captain Manpreet Singh led from the front in his 250th international appearance. India will face Poland in their next outing on June 7.