We get to see cricketers plying their trade only when they reach the higher levels of the game, often forgetting the amount of hard work they put in during their younger days to get where they eventually did. The reason for only a very few cricketers being able to reach the top-most level is the single-minded focus they all have in wanting to realize their ambition of being a cricketer. Here are a few cricketers during their childhood who went on to do rather well at the highest level: