Part three of the 2013 MCC Spirit of Cricket Cowdrey Lecture — delivered by former international umpire Simon Taufel.

Taufel became the third from his country, after Richie Benaud, who inaugurated the first lecture in 2001 and Adam Gilchrist in 2009, and the first umpire to deliver the lecture. He is also the 13th individual to do so.

Simon Taufel is also the member of the MCC Laws Subcommittee. His lecture was about helping in tackling key issues in cricket laws.

In this part of the video, Taufel talks about people in the world of cricket who inspired him and who he considered friends on the field.

He also talks about his relationship with former umpire David Shepperd.