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# retire

This year
2024
'Dobbo has left the building': Bryan Dobson signs off for the last time after 37 years at RTÉ
Scotland and Edinburgh prop WP Nel to hang boots up at end of season
Last year
2023
Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg announces rugby retirement
Wales international Josh Navidi retires at 32
Former England international Chris Ashton to retire from rugby
Connacht's Alex Wootton set to retire
All time
I can’t retire until I fight Anthony Joshua – Tyson Fury
Former France fly-half set to retire
Leinster and Ireland star Seán Cronin set to retire from rugby
Mark Hughes was not ready for football to retire him
After 66 appearances and a World Cup runners-up medal, France fly-half Francois Trinh-Duc to retire
After 200 caps and a World Cup silver, Ireland star Daly retires
'I doubt if I’ll ever watch football again when I retire' - Warnock
Wales international Hallam Amos to quit rugby at 27
Italy great to retire at end of season
German World Cup winner to retire at end of season
Tipperary Munster football winner retires after 15 seasons on senior squad
7 retirements over 6 days - change hits home in Kerry and Mayo football ranks ahead of new season
Roscommon 2010 Connacht final hero forced to retire from Gaelic football due to injury
State Pathologist Marie Cassidy to retire
Prince Naseem Hamed absolutely destroys Chris Eubank Jr, tells him to retire
Only one playing link left to 2008 All-Ireland winning side as Tyrone's McMahon retires
'I have to accept the reality' - Injury forces Tyrone All-Ireland winner McMahon to call it a day
With two Ulster medals, the longest-serving inter-county Gaelic footballer has retired
Tributes paid as Irish jockey Carberry announces retirement due to injury
Donegal get boost as All-Ireland winner Kavanagh comes out of retirement
Lifting Sam, winning Allstars and Croke Park battles - Paul Galvin's football career
'I couldn’t judge my career based on medals or else what would be the point of doing it?'
Usain Bolt mulls Rio retirement segue
Spinal injury forces one of Ireland's top jockeys to retire
Google's chief financial officer stepping down to ACTUALLY spend time with his family
Kilkenny's hurling holiday farewell - 'It was also about saying goodbye to those legends'
Paul O'Connell will retire 'after the World Cup, or in the summer of 2016'
Cork player retires with four All-Ireland medals and eight Allstar awards
Tommy Walsh, Eoin Kelly, JJ Delaney and 13 other hurlers who called it a day in 2014
Alan Brogan's Dublin future - 'It is a difficult decision and one that I am struggling to make'
We'll be seeing less great inter-county goals as Down's Benny Coulter retires
Kilkenny teammates, Munster opponents and Gaelic footballers all pay tribute to Tommy Walsh
The man who put the ball in the net after Henry's handball to break Irish hearts has retired
Tipperary goalkeeper Paul Fitzgerald retires after 10 seasons in championship action