Auckland, Jan 29: A spirited Indian Women's Hockey Team lost a hard-fought match 0-1 to hosts New Zealand here on Wednesday.
Earlier in the Tour, India had registered a 4-0 win in their first match against the New Zealand Development squad but lost 1-2 in the following match.
New Zealand's Hope Ralph (37') was the lone scorer while India were denied the opportunity.
India will take Great Britain on February 4. (UNI)