There are three typical ways to pick the ball up from the ground:
"Scooping" is the simplest and most frequently
used technique when picking the ball up from the floor.
The movement is similar to using a shovel.
"Rolling + scooping" is a variant of the "Scooping" move used to pick the ball up.
The difference is that initially the tip of the cross is placed on the ball. Secondly the cross is moved backwards making the ball roll towards the body. The ball is then picked up using the scooping technique described above.
The "indian pickup" is a famous and old
technique used to pick the ball up quickly from the floor.
It is performed by holding the cross with one hand
placed at the end of the cross.
In order for this to succeed, all the moves described above must be performed quickly and in one continuous motion.
Below you can find a video showing how the indian pickup is performed:
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