(Video) Nicola Carey offers insights into razor-sharp catching

Teammates swarm around Nicola Carey after her spectacular grab.

Aryan Surana

Nicola Carey has a happy habit of latching onto breathtaking screamers in the field. The Australian livewire shares tips and tricks of the trade, enlightening up-and-coming athletes on what goes into the making of a blinder. Carey thinks the key to taking a good catch is how swiftly you make ground and get underneath or within diving distance of the ball. She opines that the initial acceleration goes a long way in converting a touch chance that seems to be dropping short at first glance.