Retirement

The Undertaker retires: A look back at the WWE legend's first nine WrestleMania matches that started his epic  21-0 streak

One of the greatest WWE Superstars of all time The Undertaker's final farewell took place at World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Survivor Series 2020. In June this year, the seven-time WWE champion had announced his retirement in the final episode of the WWE Network docuseries 'The Last Ride.' His undefeated streak at the annual Wrestlemania event has been the most important part of the legacy. The 'Deadman' won 21 times before Brock Lesner finally defeated him on April 6, 2014 at WrestleMania XXX. While most WWE fans will most definitely remember his best performances at the premier event, here is a look back at the first nine Wrestlemania matches that the veteran wrestler featured in.

published on : 23rd November 2020

With love from Pakistan: Best reactions to MS Dhoni's retirement by Pak cricketers. Shahid Afridi, Inzamam-ul-Haq, others

The Pakistan cricket community hailed Mahendra Singh Dhoni in one voice, calling him one of greatest captains that India produced and the one, who impacted the game in his own way.

published on : 18th August 2020

'No words will ever be enough': Virat Kohli to Rishabh Pant, Indian cricketers hail retiring MS Dhoni on Twitter

This is how top Indian cricketers reacted to former captain MS Dhoni's decision to retire from international cricket. 

published on : 16th August 2020

Maria Sharapova retirement: Reliving the tennis star's life and career through her own words | Soviet Union, Chernobyl, Serena Williams, WADA and more...

Russian superstar Maria Sharapova was once the most sought-after female athlete on the planet. She beat Serena Williams to lift her first Grand Slam title when she "was just a bony teenager" and went on to complete a career Grand Slam many years later. Injuries held her back, but Maria bravely fought her way back to the top before receiving a WADA ban which she claims not to be her fault. Her father took her to Florida at the tender age of seven as the Soviet Union was no place for a sprouting tennis star. Here are some brief highlights from her illustrious career through her own words, as described in her autobiography "Unstoppable: My Life So Far."

published on : 27th February 2020

One last roar: Emotional scenes as Leander Paes' loses swansong ATP Tour match at home | Bengaluru Open

Leander Paes' final ATP Tour match in India ended on a disappointing note as he and his partner Matthew Ebden lost to Indian pair of Purav Raja and Ramkumar Ramanathan in the men's doubles final of the Bengaluru Open here on Saturday.

published on : 16th February 2020

"If he wants to play, that's his call": Best quotes on 'MS Dhoni's retirement' | Virat Kohli, Sourav Ganguly and more

While skipper Virat Kohli says the veteran batsman has not revealed his plan to the team, chief selector MSK Prasad seems to have made up his mind already. Here are a few statements on MSD's future that you don't want to miss out.

published on : 29th October 2019

Imran Khan to Ambati Rayudu: Cricketers who came out of retirement

Can a cricketer make a come back after having announced his/her retirement? Well, Ambati Rayudu just did, and he is not the first one to do so. Here are a few familiar cricketers who had second thoughts after leaving the international stage.

published on : 30th August 2019

Farewell Wayne Rooney: England humbles USA in their greatest striker's swansong game

Wayne Rooney believes the future is bright for England as a youthful Three Lions eased past the United States 3-0 at Wembley on his international swansong on Thursday. 

published on : 16th November 2018

Dear Germany, you just lost 'The' Mesut Ozil, our condolences

Die Mannschaft has just lost their most gifted midfielder of this generation to a racial spat. Here are few things about the controversial Arsenal playmaker that you might not have known so far.

published on : 23rd July 2018

From Lionel Messi to Cristiano Ronaldo: Big names likely to play their last FIFA World Cup

Every edition of FIFA World Cup witnesses a few of the game's experienced best hanging their boots, at least at the international level. No matter how profound and gifted at club tier, only some get to lift the Cup in their lifetime. Here a few for whom another shot at the tournament looks highly unlikely.

published on : 4th June 2018

Cricket aside, how well do you know MS Dhoni? Here's a trivia refresher

MS Dhoni is well known for his dynamic personality on the field, but do you know his different facets off it too? Here's to celebrating the fascinating 'all-round' personality of Dhoni, who has won the hearts of a million.

published on : 7th July 2017