World Cup 2011
Feb 7, 2011: Lord MacLaurin, the former chairman of the ECB, has laid into the "crazy" schedule that England's cricketers have been subjected to in Australia this winter, but believes it will have little bearing on their performance in the World Cup
'We've got to have the very best people running world cricket'
Mar 25, 2007: Lord MacLaurin, the former chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board, has called for a major review of the ICC in the wake of the murder of Bob Woolmer last Sunday
TV deal rumbles on
Feb 1, 2006: A House of Commons committee will criticise the ECB and the government over the handling of the TV deal with BSkyB
TV rights saga
Sep 22, 2005: Lord MacLaurin says ECB were right to award Sky contract - and says cricket should be kept off 'crown jewels' list
TV rights saga
Sep 5, 2005: Test cricket in England could be reserved for terrestrial TV in 2009
TV contracts row
Sep 3, 2005: The deal to sign over live cricket coverage to BSkyB might be done and dusted, but to the increasing frustration of the ECB, the debate just won't go away
Claims he made gentleman's agreement with government
Nov 20, 2004: Reports that the ECB are about to agree a new TV deal which would pass more coverage of England's home matches to satellite station BSkyB at the expense of terrestrial broadcaster Channel 4 have angered Lord MacLaurin, the former chairman of the
Speculation that sponsor is reviewing deal
May 19, 2004: English cricket has endured a tough year, and things might get worse if a report in today's Times that Vodafone is considering ending its sponsorship when its current deal ends in 2005 is accurate
Dec 10, 2003: Hip, hip for the Academy and hooray for education, education, education ..
Sep 26, 2003: The subject of whether to play cricket in Zimbabwe - something which has haunted English cricket for more than a year - has been brought back to the front stage again with the news that Vodafone, the England & Wales Cricket Board's biggest sponsor,
Sep 4, 2003: Lord MacLaurin, the chairman of the England & Wales Cricket Board until earlier this year, has warned that cricket in England risks becoming "a former sport of the summer ..
Jul 31, 2002: The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) Chairman, Lord MacLaurin, todayannounced that he would not be seeking re-election for the position that hehas held since the formation of the ECB in 1997.
May 14, 2001: Good afternoon everyone, and thank you to Dennis Amiss and his colleagues for hosting this year's AGM
Mar 18, 2001: Lord MacLaurin, the chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board, has issued a call for a tougher stance against on-field misbehaviour in Test Matches
Sep 22, 2000: Lord MacLaurin, fresh from his unopposed re-election as Chairman of the ECB, has hinted that the central contract system will be extended
Sep 21, 2000: Lord MacLaurin has been re-elected as Chairman of the ECB (English and Wales Cricket Board)
Sep 21, 2000:
Three days ahead of the fourth Test, the surface at the HPCA Stadium wore a smattering of grass. Will that, or Mohammed Shami's availability, subject to fitness, change India's combination?
Stats highlights from the fourth day in Ranchi, where Cheteshwar Pujara batted for ages and the Australians toiled like they haven't had to in many years
Did Virat Kohli get his tactics right on the final day in Ranchi? Going by his fast bowlers' lines and R Ashwin's late introduction, the Indian captain took a few puzzling calls
For the third time this home season, the team took the lead after its opposition put up 400 batting first but the Ranchi effort was special
Also, which players have the most half-centuries without ever having made a hundred?
South Africa are set to play 14 Tests in nine months soon, so both fast bowlers, despite being sent home from New Zealand, should not lose hope
This Bangladesh are crazy if they think they can beat Sri Lanka in their own den. Right?
Under duress again, Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim forged a match-winning partnership and contributed in the second innings to help Bangladesh create history