(Video) Birthday girl Nicola Carey's groundwork is near-flawless


Aryan Surana

Nicola Carey has a happy habit of latching onto screamers in the field. Her groundwork is as pristine as it gets, and the ability to convert those dicey half-chances in the deep makes her a valuable asset for the Australian Women's team. In a video shared by Cricket Australia a few weeks ago, Carey shared tips and tricks of the trade. She believes the key to taking a sharp catch is the fleet-footedness to accelerate and reduce your proximity to the ball.