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#Retiring

# retiring - Thursday 24 May, 2018

From The42 Ireland cricket legend Ed Joyce announces his retirement Hanging Up The Bat

Ireland cricket legend Ed Joyce announces his retirement

The 39-year-old is taking up a new role overseeing leadership development and as a batting coach.

# retiring - Saturday 28 April, 2018

From The42 Muldoon bows out as a Connacht great after leading them to new heights Mul

Muldoon bows out as a Connacht great after leading them to new heights

The Portumna man moves on to Bristol next season but leaves behind a fine legacy.

# retiring - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

From The42 The man widely regarded as Argentina's greatest ever player is retiring Magician

The man widely regarded as Argentina's greatest ever player is retiring

Juan Martin Hernandez is set to hang up his boots.

# retiring - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

From The42 All Blacks legend Conrad Smith to hang up his boots at the end of the season Legend

All Blacks legend Conrad Smith to hang up his boots at the end of the season

The 36-year-old won two World Cups with New Zealand.

# retiring - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Neil Diamond is retiring from touring after being diagnosed with Parkinson's

The singer has said he plans to keep writing and recording.

# retiring - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Retirement age for public service workers to increase to 70

A number of parties, including Fianna Fail, have called for people to be allowed to work beyond 65 if they so choose.

# retiring - Thursday 27 April, 2017

From The42 Mike Ross wants to be remembered as 'someone who made the most of himself' Memories

Mike Ross wants to be remembered as 'someone who made the most of himself'

The tighthead prop will move into a new line of work after retiring this summer.

# retiring - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

From The42 26-year-old Connacht centre McSharry forced to retire due to concussion Head Injury

26-year-old Connacht centre McSharry forced to retire due to concussion

The Ireland ‘A’ international has called time on his playing career.

# retiring - Thursday 21 July, 2016

From The42 The NFL's most controversial concussion doctor is retiring Wave Goodbye

The NFL's most controversial concussion doctor is retiring

Elliot Pellman spent 30 years with the NFL, including time as the New York Jets’ team doctor

# retiring - Thursday 23 June, 2016

From The42 Ireland and Leinster's Eoin Reddan confirms retirement from rugby The End

Ireland and Leinster's Eoin Reddan confirms retirement from rugby

The 35-year-old is hanging his boots up after the tour of South Africa.

# retiring - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

One of Ireland's most colourful senators is retiring from politics

Fidelma Healy-Eames will not contest the forthcoming Seanad election.

# retiring - Thursday 15 October, 2015

From The42 One of the most prolific strikers in world football has called time on an illustrious career Legend

One of the most prolific strikers in world football has called time on an illustrious career

Raul will hang up his boots at the end of next month.

# retiring - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

From The42 Former Munster and Leicester man Murphy calls time on his career End Of The Road

Former Munster and Leicester man Murphy calls time on his career

The 30-year-old played 91 times for the southern province.

# retiring - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

From The42 'Manic Aggression' and 11 more reasons Paul O'Connell will be a devastating loss to Irish rugby Larger Than Life

'Manic Aggression' and 11 more reasons Paul O'Connell will be a devastating loss to Irish rugby

He scared everyone, he put the fear of God in to them, but international locks will sleep a little easier come November.

# retiring - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From The42 'I have a newfound respect for the United Nations after Baa-Baas training' Leinster Legend

'I have a newfound respect for the United Nations after Baa-Baas training'

Shane Jennings has been named as captain of the Baa-Baas team to face Joe Schmidt’s Ireland.

# retiring - Friday 1 May, 2015

The story of Gordon D'Arcy's hair through 12 glorious headshots

The Leinster and Ireland centre wasn’t afraid to adapt his image from time to time…

# retiring - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

New governor appointed to Mountjoy Prison

Brian Murphy will take up his new role in September.

# retiring - Sunday 17 August, 2014

From The42 Ireland captain Coghlan retires on losing note but with immense pride Legend

Ireland captain Coghlan retires on losing note but with immense pride

The 33-year-old prop has played her last game for her country, finishing on 85 caps.

# retiring - Friday 11 July, 2014

From The42 Last of the 2001 Lions retires as Iain Balshaw bows out Fat Lady Sings

Last of the 2001 Lions retires as Iain Balshaw bows out

The 35-year-old has endured a 16-month struggle with a knee injury.

# retiring - Monday 30 June, 2014

From The42 Ex-Munster prop Tony Buckley retires from professional rugby Mushy

Ex-Munster prop Tony Buckley retires from professional rugby

However, the 33-year-old will be playing with Kanturk RFC in the Ulster Bank League next season.

# retiring - Sunday 29 June, 2014

From The42 Westmeath's Dessie Dolan announces retirement from inter-county football Legend

Westmeath's Dessie Dolan announces retirement from inter-county football

The 34-year-old, who was an All Star in 2004, has played his last game for his county.

# retiring - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The42 Rag-dolling Will Genia and six of Stephen Ferris' other memorable moments Power

Rag-dolling Will Genia and six of Stephen Ferris' other memorable moments

The Ulster and Ireland flanker racked up many highlights in his superb career.

# retiring - Saturday 31 May, 2014

From The42 'I think over the last year he became more normal' - Quinlan on O'Driscoll Legend

'I think over the last year he became more normal' - Quinlan on O'Driscoll

‘I think he had to adapt and change his game like a lot of players have to do in their 30s.’

# retiring - Friday 23 May, 2014

From The42 'Once in a generation' Wilkinson eager for Heineken Cup happy ending Wilko

'Once in a generation' Wilkinson eager for Heineken Cup happy ending

The Toulon out-half plays his second last professional game tomorrow against Saracens.

# retiring - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

From The42 19 reasons why Ryan Giggs is a footballing legend One Club Man

19 reasons why Ryan Giggs is a footballing legend

The Manchester United veteran called time on his playing career in order to become Louis van Gaal’s assistant yesterday.

# retiring - Monday 19 May, 2014

From The42 Jonny Wilkinson officially confirms retirement at end of the season Wilko

Jonny Wilkinson officially confirms retirement at end of the season

‘It goes without saying that I have an enormous number of people to thank for their support from all around the world.’

# retiring - Thursday 15 May, 2014

A host of legends bid farewell to retiring Carles Puyol in touching video

The clip, made by Barcelona, also features rare footage of the defender from 1992.

# retiring - Monday 12 May, 2014

From The42 Alan Hansen is leaving MOTD after 22 years, so here are some of his best bits Punditry

Alan Hansen is leaving MOTD after 22 years, so here are some of his best bits

The Scot appeared on the highlights programme for the final time last night.

# retiring - Friday 11 April, 2014

From The42 Ex-France scrum-half Dimitri Yachvili to retire at the end of the season Class

Ex-France scrum-half Dimitri Yachvili to retire at the end of the season

The elegant Biarritz playmaker will hang up his boots at the conclusion of the current Top 14 campaign.

# retiring - Friday 4 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Tommy Tiernan's first ever appearance on Letterman Horses On Drugs

Tommy Tiernan's first ever appearance on Letterman

He talks drinking and Ireland’s Olympic glory.

# retiring - Friday 28 March, 2014

From Business ETC The Press Ombudsman is retiring later this year Leaving

The Press Ombudsman is retiring later this year

John Horgan will step down from the role in September.

# retiring - Monday 24 March, 2014

From The42 Jonny Wilkinson's impressive, injury-hit, winning career in pictures 10 For 10 This post contains videos

Jonny Wilkinson's impressive, injury-hit, winning career in pictures

The English out-half is set to head into the rugby sunset in June.

# retiring - Monday 10 March, 2014

From The42 Here's why an NFL player is retiring at the age of 26 Wave Goodbye

Here's why an NFL player is retiring at the age of 26

Rashard Mendenhall explained his reasons for giving up the game in a Huffington Post article.

# retiring - Thursday 6 March, 2014

From The42 Paul O'Connell admits he may hug Brian O'Driscoll a little tighter before final home game Paulie Hug

Paul O'Connell admits he may hug Brian O'Driscoll a little tighter before final home game

The retiring centre may have to protect his ribs if an emotional Paulie loses the run of himself.

# retiring - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The42 Muller will be 'massively missed' at Ulster says Andrew Trimble Influential

Muller will be 'massively missed' at Ulster says Andrew Trimble

The Ireland wing has paid tribute to the South African’s outstanding leadership at the province.

# retiring - Sunday 22 December, 2013

From The42 Leo Cullen to take over as Leinster forwards coach Moving Upstairs

Leo Cullen to take over as Leinster forwards coach

The province’s captain is understood to have agreed a move into the coaching set-up next season.

# retiring - Thursday 17 October, 2013

From The42 Tipperary's Brendan Cummins announces his retirement Premier Legend

Tipperary's Brendan Cummins announces his retirement

The long-serving goalkeeper has brought the curtain down on a brilliant career.

# retiring - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

From The42 Referee Alain Rolland to retire at the end of the season Referee

Referee Alain Rolland to retire at the end of the season

The 47-year-old will hang up his whistle after one more year.

# retiring - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

From The42 O'Gara tipped return to Munster after coaching Racing Metro and Sexton Coach Rog

O'Gara tipped return to Munster after coaching Racing Metro and Sexton

Former teammate Marcus Horan says the outhalf was looking at hanging up his boots even befoe the Heineken Cup semi-final defeat.

# retiring - Monday 20 May, 2013

From The42 Hanging up the boots: The Premier League retiring XI CALLING IT A DAY

Hanging up the boots: The Premier League retiring XI

The list reads like a pretty decent Championship Manager 03/04 team.

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