# retirement - Wednesday 27 April, 2016
Former Ireland centre-half Richard Dunne is the latest ex-player to try his hand at working in the Irish media.
# retirement - Tuesday 5 April, 2016
Former Munster wing Johne Murphy is moving on with his coaching and business life.
# retirement - Tuesday 8 March, 2016
The two-time Irish champion jockey has already taken tentative steps into training.
# retirement - Saturday 13 February, 2016
The 27-year-old has been forced to hang up his boots.
# retirement - Tuesday 9 February, 2016
The Limerick native’s legacy will live on for generations to come as he will forever be remembered as a shining example of great leadership, writes James Galvin.
Richie Power’s retirement is being keenly felt in the Kilkenny camp.
# retirement - Thursday 28 January, 2016
# retirement - Thursday 14 January, 2016
The Drom-Inch man has won back-to-back Allstars in recent years.
# retirement - Wednesday 30 December, 2015
Tipp exodus dominates the most prominent retirees.
# retirement - Tuesday 22 December, 2015
You’ll need to get 14 hours’ sleep per night.
# retirement - Tuesday 15 December, 2015
The Dubliner also suggested Jim Gavin had wanted him to stay on.
# retirement - Thursday 10 December, 2015
The committee heard during public consultation that the imposition of mandatory retirement is “deeply ageist”.
# retirement - Monday 7 December, 2015
The Dubliner is one of four players to represent Ireland at three World Cups.
Full benefit comes after 43 years of contributions.
# retirement - Tuesday 24 November, 2015
Stephen Lucey made almost 70 senior championship appearances for the Limerick senior hurlers and footballers.
# retirement - Wednesday 18 November, 2015
The two-time All-Ireland winner has called it a day.
# retirement - Saturday 14 November, 2015
James Woodlock has retired from inter-county hurling.
# retirement - Thursday 29 October, 2015
The 34-year-old is widely expected to hang up his boots following Saturday’s clash with Australia.
# retirement - Wednesday 12 August, 2015
New documentary looks at the final year of AP McCoy’s record-breaking career.
# retirement - Monday 20 July, 2015
You didn’t really play the game unless you signed Cherno Samba.
# retirement - Wednesday 3 June, 2015
The former tánaiste is retiring as a TD at the next election.
# retirement - Tuesday 2 June, 2015
Richard Dunne isn’t heading into the sunset just yet.
# retirement - Friday 1 May, 2015
When he broke on the scene he provided Ireland with a touch of magic, but he became even more important than that.
The Mullinahone club man won an All-Ireland medal in 2010.
# retirement - Thursday 30 April, 2015
The 35-year-old Ireland captain has ruled out a move to Toulon next season.
# retirement - Friday 24 April, 2015
“He’s right. That footballer’s getting paid 200 f**king grand a week…”
# retirement - Friday 27 March, 2015
Shigenori Natori had 12 relatives die in a five-year period, supposedly.
# retirement - Wednesday 25 March, 2015
Former WWE star and concussion campaigner Chris Nowinski says he expects more young players to retire.
# retirement - Sunday 8 March, 2015
Manager Neal Ardley has described David Connolly as “the best striker I ever played with”.
# retirement - Wednesday 25 February, 2015
And the Mayo man worries he won’t be believed when he actually hangs up his boots.
# retirement - Tuesday 24 February, 2015
The 38-year-old hung up his boots in 2011, but has been tempted into a return.
# retirement - Monday 23 February, 2015
The former Leinster hooker says players are ‘never going to want to come off’ after knocks to the head.
# retirement - Friday 20 February, 2015
The 33-year-old yesterday announced his decision to hang up his boots at the season’s end.
# retirement - Thursday 19 February, 2015
It was journalists versus Henry Shefflin in a quest for information. You’ll never guess who won…
# retirement - Wednesday 18 February, 2015
Munster’s Damien Varley talks about the moment he felt his career was in jeopardy.
# retirement - Saturday 14 February, 2015
Plus: How many gardaí have left the force over the past five years?
# retirement - Tuesday 10 February, 2015
A lack of doctors means the country’s rating for healthcare has plunged.
# retirement - Saturday 7 February, 2015
The 19-time champion jockey is leaving the saddle at the end of the season.
# retirement - Thursday 29 January, 2015
The Ireland captain says he doesn’t want to have any regrets when he makes a decision about retirement.
# retirement - Wednesday 28 January, 2015
Defender Keith Rossiter is stepping down after 12 years in the purple and gold