Former Indian international and Bengal skipper Manoj Tiwary took to Instagram to announce his retirement from cricket. Tiwary wore the Indian Blue proudly as he represented the nation in 12 ODIs and 3 T20Is before playing his last game for the country in July 2015 against Zimbabwe in Harare. He also led Bengal to the… read-more
Bangladesh One Day International (ODI) Captain Tamim Iqbal announced retirement, on July 6. The shocking announcement came ahead of the ODI World Cup 2023, putting an end to his 16-year-old cricket career. Tamim was extremely emotional and in tears as he made the announcement, "This is the end for me. I have given my best. I have tried my best. I am retiring from international cricket from this moment."
Indian pacer Joginder Sharma, the hero of India's 2007 T20 World Cup win, announced his retirement on February 3. Sharma (39) who serves as Deputy Superintendent in Haryana Police, tweeted, “Today, with immense gratitude & humility, I announce my retirement from all forms of international & domestic cricket." In addition, he appreciated his journey from 2002-2017 and said, "it was an honour representing India at the highest level of… read-more
Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer bowed out of the sport with final competitive tennis match at the ongoing Laver Cup 2022. The tennis legend bid a farewell to his sports career and said, "It does feel like a celebration to me. I wanted to feel like this at the end, and it is exactly what I hoped for, so thank you."
Experienced hockey midfielder Namita Toppo, who has played more than 150 international matches after making her senior India debut in 2012, announced her retirement. On September 15, Toppo took to social media and decided to retire from her hockey career. The 27-year-old Toppo, hailing from Sundargarh District of Odisha, was part of the Indian team that won bronze and silver medals in the 2014 and 2018 Asian Games respectively.
Australia white-ball skipper Aaron Finch announced his retirement from One-day International (ODI) cricket. The announcement came on September 10, with the third and final match against New Zealand in Cairns being his last ODI game, starting from September 11. Finch's retirement from 50-over international cricket means he will not lead the Kangaroos in the 2023 World Cup next year in India. However, he will play T-20 World Cup.
Former Chief Justice of India NV Ramana appeared in court a day after retiring for his role in securing five acres of property worth Rs250 crore in Hyderabad's Hi-Tech City. The five acres of property in Hyderabad's Hi-Tech City worth Rs250 crore would be utilized for an international arbitration and mediation center. 65 legal professionals have requested the Centre to request an investigation into Ramana's participation in the case.
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N V Ramana, the Chief Justice of India, is retiring on August 26 after a one-year and four-month term. He will be followed by Justice U U Lalit, the Supreme Court's senior-most justice after him. During his tenure, CJI Ramana made ground-breaking judicial and administrative judgments, including an investigation into Pegasus surveillance. While the Chief Justice handled some major cases during his term, some of them are still undergoing… read-more
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Jill Scott, England's great midfielder, has announced her retirement from the game after serving the country. Scott leaves on a high note, having won the Women's Euro 2022 championship as the second-most capped English women's footballer, trailing only Fara Williams, her former colleague. She played in 161 matches for her country,… read-more
Sania Mirza, India's top tennis player, on August 23 said she had withdrawn from the US Open 2022 due to a forearm and elbow injury. "I hurt my forearm/elbow while playing in Canada 2 weeks ago. This isn't ideal and it's terrible timing and it will change some of my retirement plans but I will keep you posted," she stated. The US Open is set to begin on August 29… read-more
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