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#Retirement

From TheJournal.ie 'Paul O’Connell’s biggest attribute was his ability to inspire' End Of An Era

'Paul O’Connell’s biggest attribute was his ability to inspire'

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.

From The42 'It’s devastating to see him retire. He’s only 30 as well and he’s already after achieving so much.' Retirement

'It’s devastating to see him retire. He’s only 30 as well and he’s already after achieving so much.'

Richie Power’s retirement is being keenly felt in the Kilkenny camp.

From TheJournal.ie One of Irish politics' most vociferous voices just bowed out in typical style Rabbitte Out
From The42 Now a veteran, Tipp attacker Callanan ready to lead after winter of Premier retirements New Dawn

Now a veteran, Tipp attacker Callanan ready to lead after winter of Premier retirements

The Drom-Inch man has won back-to-back Allstars in recent years.

From The42 Shefflin, Hayes and Corbett just 3 hurlers who won't be playing inter-county in 2016 CALLING IT A DAY

Shefflin, Hayes and Corbett just 3 hurlers who won't be playing inter-county in 2016

Tipp exodus dominates the most prominent retirees.

From The42 So long Damien! Here are 7 ways to live your life like the Duffer Legend

So long Damien! Here are 7 ways to live your life like the Duffer

You’ll need to get 14 hours’ sleep per night.

From The42 Alan Brogan: 'This was the right decision for myself, my family and the dressing room' Reaction

Alan Brogan: 'This was the right decision for myself, my family and the dressing room'

The Dubliner also suggested Jim Gavin had wanted him to stay on.

From TheJournal.ie Oireachtas group backs scrapping of compulsory retirement age Ageism

Oireachtas group backs scrapping of compulsory retirement age

The committee heard during public consultation that the imposition of mandatory retirement is “deeply ageist”.

From The42 One of Ireland's top cricketers has announced his retirement Wave Goodbye

One of Ireland's top cricketers has announced his retirement

The Dubliner is one of four players to represent Ireland at three World Cups.

From TheJournal.ie This chart shows how hard Irish people work for their pensions Retirement

This chart shows how hard Irish people work for their pensions

Full benefit comes after 43 years of contributions.

From The42 Limerick dual star confirms intercounty retirement after 17-year career Retirement

Limerick dual star confirms intercounty retirement after 17-year career

Stephen Lucey made almost 70 senior championship appearances for the Limerick senior hurlers and footballers.

From The42 Lar Corbett becomes the fourth Tipperary player to retire in a week Retirement

Lar Corbett becomes the fourth Tipperary player to retire in a week

The two-time All-Ireland winner has called it a day.

From The42 Another long-serving Tipperary hurler has called it a day Calling Time

Another long-serving Tipperary hurler has called it a day

James Woodlock has retired from inter-county hurling.

From The42 Richie McCaw refuses to admit World Cup final will be his last game of rugby Leader

Richie McCaw refuses to admit World Cup final will be his last game of rugby

The 34-year-old is widely expected to hang up his boots following Saturday’s clash with Australia.

From The42 'Why on earth would any year be a good year to retire?' Being AP

'Why on earth would any year be a good year to retire?'

New documentary looks at the final year of AP McCoy’s record-breaking career.

From The42 Sad news as a Championship Manager hero hangs up his boots Regen

Sad news as a Championship Manager hero hangs up his boots

You didn’t really play the game unless you signed Cherno Samba.

From TheJournal.ie Eamon Gilmore: I wanted to finish the game, but I was carrying a lot of injuries Retirement

Eamon Gilmore: I wanted to finish the game, but I was carrying a lot of injuries

The former tánaiste is retiring as a TD at the next election.

From The42 Confusion reigns as an Irish legend insists he's not retiring after all Iron Curtain

Confusion reigns as an Irish legend insists he's not retiring after all

Richard Dunne isn’t heading into the sunset just yet.

From The42 Gordon D'Arcy: No guff, no nonsense man with plenty of solidity still to offer Ireland 81 Not Out

Gordon D'Arcy: No guff, no nonsense man with plenty of solidity still to offer Ireland

When he broke on the scene he provided Ireland with a touch of magic, but he became even more important than that.

From The42 Tributes pour in after Paul Curran calls time in after 15-year Tipperary senior hurling career Walking Away

Tributes pour in after Paul Curran calls time in after 15-year Tipperary senior hurling career

The Mullinahone club man won an All-Ireland medal in 2010.

From The42 Paul O'Connell calls on AP McCoy, ROG and BOD as he ponders retirement Paulie

Paul O'Connell calls on AP McCoy, ROG and BOD as he ponders retirement

The 35-year-old Ireland captain has ruled out a move to Toulon next season.

From The42 'I really like Roy Keane. He seems as mad as I am' - AP McCoy McCoy And Roy

'I really like Roy Keane. He seems as mad as I am' - AP McCoy

“He’s right. That footballer’s getting paid 200 f**king grand a week…”

From TheJournal.ie Japan official sacked for faking funerals We've All Been There

Japan official sacked for faking funerals

Shigenori Natori had 12 relatives die in a five-year period, supposedly.

From The42 Head injury concerns forcing the NFL to redefine manhood Head Games

Head injury concerns forcing the NFL to redefine manhood

Former WWE star and concussion campaigner Chris Nowinski says he expects more young players to retire.

From The42 A former Irish international and footballing cult hero has announced his retirement Wave Goodbye

A former Irish international and footballing cult hero has announced his retirement

Manager Neal Ardley has described David Connolly as “the best striker I ever played with”.

From The42 'The battery didn't last too long on my phone the day I tweeted my fake retirement' - Keith Higgins Nothing To See Here

'The battery didn't last too long on my phone the day I tweeted my fake retirement' - Keith Higgins

And the Mayo man worries he won’t be believed when he actually hangs up his boots.

From The42 One of the best footballers ever has confirmed he's coming out of retirement Comeback

One of the best footballers ever has confirmed he's coming out of retirement

The 38-year-old hung up his boots in 2011, but has been tempted into a return.

From The42 'I kind of ran away from it initially' - Fogarty fronts up on concussion issue Head Injury

'I kind of ran away from it initially' - Fogarty fronts up on concussion issue

The former Leinster hooker says players are ‘never going to want to come off’ after knocks to the head.

From The42 Leinster will lose a key leader with retirement of cult hero Jennings Standard Setter

Leinster will lose a key leader with retirement of cult hero Jennings

The 33-year-old yesterday announced his decision to hang up his boots at the season’s end.

From The42 'In one ear and out the other' - Henry has had enough of THAT question King Henry

'In one ear and out the other' - Henry has had enough of THAT question

It was journalists versus Henry Shefflin in a quest for information. You’ll never guess who won…

From The42 'I remember breaking down on my own in the dressing room after the Leinster win' Heartbreak

'I remember breaking down on my own in the dressing room after the Leinster win'

Munster’s Damien Varley talks about the moment he felt his career was in jeopardy.

From TheJournal.ie Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers

Plus: How many gardaí have left the force over the past five years?

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is one of the worst places in Europe to retire right now No Country For Old Men

Ireland is one of the worst places in Europe to retire right now

A lack of doctors means the country’s rating for healthcare has plunged.

From The42 AP McCoy will retire from racing at the end of the season Retirement

AP McCoy will retire from racing at the end of the season

The 19-time champion jockey is leaving the saddle at the end of the season.

From The42 Paul O'Connell: 'I don't know whether this will be my last Six Nations' Leader

Paul O'Connell: 'I don't know whether this will be my last Six Nations'

The Ireland captain says he doesn’t want to have any regrets when he makes a decision about retirement.

From The42 One of Wexford's longest serving hurlers has retired Time To Go

One of Wexford's longest serving hurlers has retired

Defender Keith Rossiter is stepping down after 12 years in the purple and gold

From The42 They saved me from retirement: Reddan reels back the years ahead of Wasps clash Gratitude

They saved me from retirement: Reddan reels back the years ahead of Wasps clash

The 34-year-old admits he feels ‘indebted’ to the Premiership club, with whom he won a Heineken Cup and Premiership.

From The42 Alan Brogan's Dublin future is likely to become clearer this week To Stay Or Go

Alan Brogan's Dublin future is likely to become clearer this week

The 2011 Footballer of the Year is set to sit down with manager Jim Gavin.

From The42 See ya in Coppers, Bryan? Cullen announces Dublin retirement Calling Time

See ya in Coppers, Bryan? Cullen announces Dublin retirement

The wing forward won two All-Irelands with the capital.

From The42 After beating cancer, Gary O'Neill hangs up his boots to spend time with the kids Nailer

After beating cancer, Gary O'Neill hangs up his boots to spend time with the kids

The 32-year-old striker has decided to pack it in and enjoy family life.