Ireland women beat Scotland 2-0 in series opener

Ireland captain Katie Mullan gave her side the lead against Scotland
Ireland captain Katie Mullan gave her side the lead against Scotland

Katie Mullan and Emma Russell were Ireland's scorers in a 2-0 victory over Scotland at Clydesdale Hockey Club.

Sunday's match was the first of a three-game series between the nations, with further fixtures scheduled for Tuesday night and Wednesday afternoon.

Ireland captain Mullan got the final touch to give her side a 17th-minute lead while Mullan found the net less than five minutes later to make it 2-0.

Irish goalkeeper Grace O'Flanagan produced a number of fine saves.

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