India beat Argentina 2-1 in a men’s hockey pool match at Rio Olympics here on Tuesday.

Chinglensana (8th minute) and Kothajit Khadangbam (35th) were the scorers for India. Gonzalo Peillat (49th) reduced the margin for Argentina at Olympic Hockey Stadium.

It is India’s second win in three Pool B matches, after beating Ireland 3-2 and getting beaten by Germany 1-2.

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