India's only goal came from the sticks of Dilpreet Singh in the 34th minute.
IMG SRC: Olympics
The Indian men's hockey team was thrashed 1-7 by world no.1 Australia in its second Pool A match of the Tokyo Olympics here on Sunday.
Australia looked dominant from the onset and scored through Daniel Beale (10th minute), Joshua Beltz (26th), Andrew Flynn Ogilvie (23rd), Jeremy Hayward (21st), Blake Govers (40th, 42nd), and Tim Brand (51st) to post their second consecutive win at the Games.
India had earlier defeated New Zealand 3-2 in their opening fixture on Saturday.
There is some news in badminton as PV Sindhu too eased into the second round.
In Tennis, Sania/Raina pair was beaten in the opening round.
Gymnast Pranati Nayak failed to make the cut in qualifications.