#retirement

Arjen Robben is retiring from football. (Photo credit: AFP/File)

  • Arjen Robben had returned to represent his boyhood club Groningen in 2020
  • He was one of the fastest and most skillful dribblers in his prime, with a devastating left foot
  • Robben had a major part in propelling the Dutch team to a World Cup final in South Africa in 2010

Federer lost to Poland's Hubert Hurkacz on Wednesday. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@rogerfederer)

  • Roger Federer will turn 40 next month
  • He lost a set 6-0 for the first time at Wimbledon
  • Federer has not won a Slam since the 2018 Australian Open

.London, UK
Fara Williams is the most capped female player in England. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Lionesses)

  • Williams has made 172 England appearances and played at three Women's World Cups
  • The 37-year-old won two Women's Super League titles with Liverpool
  • Williams was diagnosed with a kidney condition last year

Alex Smith had come back from a life threatening leg injury.(Photo: File/AFP)

  • Smith was released from the Washington Football Team last month
  • Smith played eight times for Washington last season
  • His return earned him the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year award in February

Ian McKinley wore special goggles due to eye damage. (Photo: Twitter/@ianmck7)

  • Former Ireland U20s playmaker McKinley returned to the sport in 2014
  • He featured nine times for the Azzurri between November 2017 and August 2019
  • McKinley was a free agent after being released by Treviso last year

Drew Brees played for New Orleans Saints. (Photo Credit: AFP/File)

  • Brees retires as the league's all-time leader in passing yards with 80,358
  • His decision came almost two months after the Saints were eliminated in the playoffs
  • Brees announced his decision via instagram

.Wellington, New Zealand
Sonny Bill Williams is a noted rugby player and has won two World Cups. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ @SonnyBWilliams)

  • Sonny Bill Williams said that he was retiring from rugby to concentrate more on his boxing career
  • He took to his twitter to announce his retirement from the sport
  • Williams was a centre player in rugby union and was known for his one-handed offloads and fierce tackling

.London, UK
UK has entered the new age. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • The sale of homes will begin in coming months
  • The houses will be sold under the shared ownership scheme
  • Prices are likely to start from £135,000 for a 25% share of a one-bed apartment

Yusuf Pathan said in his statement that he would 'continue to entertain everyone' in the coming days. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The former Indian batsman is 38 year old at present
  • Pathan, in his note, highlighted winning two world cups and holding Sachin Tendulkar in his shoulders as 'some of the best moments' of his career
  • He also thanked the individuals who have played mentorship roles in different phases of his career 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Watson played the role of Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter series. (Photo Credits: Twitter/@EmmaWatson)

  • Emma Watson has acted in 'Beauty and the Beast' and 'Perks of Being a Wallflower'
  • Watson to spend more time with rumoured fiance Leo Robinton
  • Problems arose after the actor's last role in 'Little Women'