Maria Sharapova leads tributes as Li Na says goodbye
Maria Sharapova leads tributes as Li Na says goodbye

Maria Sharapova led tributes to Li Na at China`s Wuhan Open Sunday as the local hero tearfully explained her decision to retire to journalists in Beijing.

Has Elton John finally announced retirement from music?

Elton John has announced at a festival in France that he will retire from his music career as he wants to spend more time with his sons.

Governors of Karnataka, Tripura to retire tomorrow

Karnataka Governor H R Bhardwaj and Tripura Governor Devanand Konwar will retire tomorrow and Governors of Tamil Nadu and Mizoram have been given the additional charge of the two states respectively.

France goalkeeper Landreau to retire in summer

France goalkeeper Mickael Landreau, who holds the record for the most appearances in the French top flight, announced on Sunday that he will retire in the summer.

Zanetti confirms retirement

Inter captain Javier Zanetti has confirmed that he will retire from football following 19 seasons with the Milan club.

Nico Rosberg wins Australian Grand Prix

Germany`s Nico Rosberg led from start to finish to win an eventful season-opening Australian Grand Prix Sunday as world champion Sebastian Vettel and pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton were both early casualties.

Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel early casualties in Melbourne

Pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton and world champion Sebastian Vettel were both early casualties as the Formula One season got off to a furious start at the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday.

Vettel`s winning streak ends in Australia

Sebastian Vettel`s record run of nine consecutive race victories ended on Sunday when the quadruple world champion retired his Red Bull from the season-opening Australian Grand Prix with a reliability problem.

Victoria Beckham, children to attend David`s last ever match

Victoria Beckham and her four children have begun their journey to Paris for David`s last-ever game as a professional football player.

Victoria Beckham pays tribute to retiring hubby David

Victoria Beckham has heaped praise on her husband David following his retirement from soccer.

TV legend Barbara Walters to retire from `The View` next year

Legendary journalist Barbara Walters has confirmed late Sunday night that she will step down from the chat show ` The View` in 2014.

I won`t retire unless my voice goes, says Cliff Richards

Cliff Richards has said that he will fully retire when his vocal cords give up or if audiences don`t show up at his concerts.

Morrissey may retire from music

Morrissey, who is currently battling a catalogue of ailments including pneumonia , a bleeding ulcer and a throat condition has hinted that he is retiring from music following weeks of illness.

Wessels, Holding urge Ponting to retire by end of series against India

Former Test greats have called on former skipper Ricky Ponting to retire by the end of this summer before he risks of being axed by the Australian selectors.

Rahul Dravid bids adieu to ODI cricket

Rahul Dravid`s determination and penchant to thrive under extremities made him a man for all seasons in the Indian team.

Muhammad Yousuf retires from all forms of cricket

Former Pak captain has decided to retire from all forms of cricket after being dropped from the list of centrally contracted players by the PCB.

GK Pillai retires as Union Home Secretary

GK Pillai hangs up his boots
with his stint as the Union Home Secretary making this mild
mannered and fearless bureaucrat one of the popular top rung
officials during the UPA rule.

Men shouldn`t retire before their wives: Study

Married men should not retire before their wives because there will be no one at home to look after them, a study has said.

Jodie Foster to retire from acting

Oscar-winning actress Jodie Foster is ready to bow out of acting after four decades in the spotlight in order to focus on her work as a director.

Steven Soderbergh to retire after wrapping next two films

Oscar winning director Steven Soderbergh has announced that he will retire from film-making after he finishes shooting his next two films.