Retirement

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Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir announces retirement

25 Apr 2020

Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir announces retirement

Former Pakistan captain Sana Mir has announced retirement from international cricket with immediate effect.

AB de Villiers uncertain about playing in T20 WC

13 Apr 2020

AB de Villiers uncertain about playing in T20 WC

South African batsman AB de Villiers opened up on his prospect of playing the T20 World Cup later this year.

Dhoni should hang boots with dignity, feels Shoaib Akhtar

12 Apr 2020

Dhoni should hang boots with dignity, feels Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan bowler Shoaib Akhtar believes this is the ideal time for Mahendra Singh Dhoni to retire with grace.

Wasim Jaffer set to become the head coach of Vidarbha

27 Mar 2020

Wasim Jaffer set to become the head coach of Vidarbha

Former Indian opener Wasim Jaffer may take over as the new coach of Vidarbha cricket team.

Transition from Dhoni to Kohli was smooth: MSK Prasad

07 Mar 2020

Transition from Dhoni to Kohli was smooth: MSK Prasad

Former Indian selector MSK Prasad revealed that the transition of captaincy from MS Dhoni to Virat Kohli was the highlight of his tenure.

Will AB de Villiers play World T20? Boucher drops hint

17 Feb 2020

Will AB de Villiers play World T20? Boucher drops hint

South African coach Mark Boucher stated that AB de Villiers is in contention for a spot to participate in the upcoming ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2020 if he remains available for selection.

Warner hints retirement from T20 Internationals

11 Feb 2020

Warner hints retirement from T20 Internationals

In a massive revelation, Australian opener David Warner is considering retirement from the shortest format following the impeding two ICC World T20s.

JP Duminy announces retirement from all forms of cricket

13 Jan 2020

JP Duminy announces retirement from all forms of cricket

South African all-rounder JP Duminy has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket, ending his 19-year long and illustrious career.

Caroline Wozniacki announces retirement from tennis: Details here

08 Dec 2019

Caroline Wozniacki announces retirement from tennis: Details here

Former Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki has announced that she would retire from the sport following the 2020 edition of the Grand Slam.

Roger Federer provides retirement update at US Open: Details here

03 Sep 2019

Roger Federer provides retirement update at US Open: Details here

Record 20-time Grand Slam champion, Roger Federer has been the center of attraction in tennis for decades.

Ambati Rayudu takes retirement U-turn to play for this team

30 Aug 2019

Ambati Rayudu takes retirement U-turn to play for this team

Indian batsman Ambati Rayudu has decided to take a U-turn from his retirement, as he has expressed interest in playing for Hyderabad again.

Is Cristiano Ronaldo looking to retire by 2020?

22 Aug 2019

Is Cristiano Ronaldo looking to retire by 2020?

There is no doubt that Portuguese sensation Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the greatest footballers of all time.

Has Chris Gayle retired from ODIs? He reveals

16 Aug 2019

Has Chris Gayle retired from ODIs? He reveals

Windies swashbuckling opener Chris Gayle played a fine knock of a 41-ball 72 against visitors India in the third and final ODI at Queen's Park Oval in Trinidad on Wednesday.

Listing the surprising facts about Dale Steyn

06 Aug 2019

Listing the surprising facts about Dale Steyn

South Africa's veteran speedster Dale Steyn announced his retirement from Test cricket to prolong his limited-overs career.

WWE: Top career moments of The Rock

04 Aug 2019

WWE: Top career moments of The Rock

One of the greatest superstars in the history of WWE, Hall of Famer The Rock, announced his retirement from professional wrestling this week.

WWE: These five superstars might soon retire from in-ring action

31 Jul 2019

WWE: These five superstars might soon retire from in-ring action

WWE superstars put their bodies on the line every week to entertain their fans to the fullest.

WWE: Here're superstars who came out of retirement

14 Jun 2019

WWE: Here're superstars who came out of retirement

WWE superstars love to perform in the ring and entertain the fans.

Yuvraj Singh: The man who scripted miracles in cricket

10 Jun 2019

Yuvraj Singh: The man who scripted miracles in cricket

India's swashbuckling all-rounder Yuvraj Singh, on Monday, announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.

#FinancialBytes: What is Provident Fund and how to withdraw it?

17 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: What is Provident Fund and how to withdraw it?

The Employee Provident Fund (EPF), also known as Provident Fund, is a long-term investment instrument for the salaried individuals that is offered by the Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO).

Gautam Gambhir walks into retirement with splendid farewell ton

08 Dec 2018

Gautam Gambhir walks into retirement with splendid farewell ton

Gautam Gambhir scored a splendid century in the final game of his career.

#FinancialBytes: All you need to know about National Pension System

07 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: All you need to know about National Pension System

In India, a majority of citizens are not covered under any pension scheme. Many don't give enough importance to retirement planning, which is crucial for maintaining financial stability and security post-retirement.

Gautam Gambhir announces retirement from cricket

04 Dec 2018

Gautam Gambhir announces retirement from cricket

In what comes as an unexpected move, India's veteran cricketer, Gautam Gambhir has announced retirement from all formats of cricket.

Former Indian pacer Munaf Patel retires from all formats

10 Nov 2018

Former Indian pacer Munaf Patel retires from all formats

Former Indian pace bowler Munaf Patel has called it a day on his career that spanned over 15 years.

Veteran pace bowler Praveen Kumar retires from cricket

20 Oct 2018

Veteran pace bowler Praveen Kumar retires from cricket

Former Indian cricketer Praveen Kumar has finally decided to call it quits from the game.

Legend John Terry drops the curtain on his football career

08 Oct 2018

Legend John Terry drops the curtain on his football career

It is difficult to come to terms with the fact that one of the legends you have regularly seen, on the football field, will no longer be a part of the game.

Paul Collingwood to retire from cricket at end of season

13 Sep 2018

Paul Collingwood to retire from cricket at end of season

Former England all-rounder, Paul Collingwood, is set to retire from cricket at the end of the season.

Former Indian hockey team captain Sardar Singh announces his retirement

12 Sep 2018

Former Indian hockey team captain Sardar Singh announces his retirement

The former captain of the Indian team, Sardar Singh, has announced his retirement from international hockey.

Only 33% Indians save regularly for retirement, says HSBC report

09 Sep 2018

Only 33% Indians save regularly for retirement, says HSBC report

Only a third in India are regularly saving for retirement while just 33% of working-age respondents globally put anything aside for their later life, a report revealed.

End of era: China's richest man Jack Ma announces retirement

08 Sep 2018

End of era: China's richest man Jack Ma announces retirement

Jack Ma, who serves as Executive Director of Alibaba, a company he founded in 1999 has announced his retirement. The business magnate will retire on Monday, September 10, according to reports.

Alastair Cook to retire from international cricket after 5th Test

03 Sep 2018

Alastair Cook to retire from international cricket after 5th Test

Today, England batsman and former captain, Alastair Cook announced that he would be retiring from international cricket after the ongoing 5-match series against India comes to a conclusion.

#PolicyExplainer: Get upto Rs. 60,000/year post-retirement with Atal Pension Yojana

28 Aug 2018

#PolicyExplainer: Get upto Rs. 60,000/year post-retirement with Atal Pension Yojana

India is a "young" country with youth accounting for over 50% of the population. But once this young population starts aging, India may face a critical challenge because of an "unpensioned society" as over 90% of Indians aren't covered under any pension scheme.

Spain's Gerard Pique announces international retirement

12 Aug 2018

Spain's Gerard Pique announces international retirement

Barcelona central defender Gerard Pique has announced his retirement from international football.

#PolicyExplainer: Get upto Rs. 60,000/year post-retirement with Atal Pension Yojana

12 Aug 2018

#PolicyExplainer: Get upto Rs. 60,000/year post-retirement with Atal Pension Yojana

India is a "young" country with youth accounting for over 50% of the population. But once this young population starts aging, India may face a critical challenge because of an "unpensioned society" as over 90% of Indians aren't covered under any pension scheme.

'The Old Man & The Gun' marks Robert Redford's retirement

09 Aug 2018

'The Old Man & The Gun' marks Robert Redford's retirement

'The Old Man & The Gun', which will mark veteran Hollywood star Robert Redford's retirement from acting, is slated to release in India on September 28.

Mesut Ozil announces international retirement, cites racial abuse as reason

23 Jul 2018

Mesut Ozil announces international retirement, cites racial abuse as reason

Arsenal and Germany mid-fielder, Mesut Ozil, took to Twitter to announce his international retirement.

Ravi Shastri explains why MS Dhoni took the ball

19 Jul 2018

Ravi Shastri explains why MS Dhoni took the ball

Speculations surrounding MS Dhoni's retirement came to the fore when the former India skipper took the match ball from the umpires, post India's loss in the third ODI against England.

Football: Australian ace Tim Cahill announces retirement

17 Jul 2018

Football: Australian ace Tim Cahill announces retirement

Socceroos legend and Australia's leading international goal-scorer, Tim Cahill, has called time on his glittering career.

Cricketer Mohammad Kaif announces retirement

13 Jul 2018

Cricketer Mohammad Kaif announces retirement

Mohammad Kaif announced his retirement from competitive cricket on Friday, July 13.

Justice Chelameswar, one of India's boldest judges, retires

22 Jun 2018

Justice Chelameswar, one of India's boldest judges, retires

Supreme Court (SC) Justice Jasti Chelameswar, who caused a ripple by rebelling against the Chief Justice earlier this year, retired today.

Government announces hike in pension for retired university, college staff

12 Jun 2018

Government announces hike in pension for retired university, college staff

In a move sure to bring cheers, the Narendra Modi government has increased pension of retired staff in central universities and colleges under the 7th Pay Commission (CPC).