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#stepping away

# stepping-away - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Scotland wing Seymour calls time on international career

After making 55 appearances over a six-year period, the Glasgow Warriors player has retired from Scotland duty.

# stepping-away - Friday 25 October, 2019

Two-time All-Ireland winning defender announces Tipperary retirement

James Barry steps away from the inter-county game aged 29.

# stepping-away - Monday 19 August, 2019

'I think he's making a huge mistake' - Northern Ireland midfielder retires from international football at 28

Sheffield United’s Oliver Norwood earned 57 international caps but wants to concentrate on his club career.

# stepping-away - Sunday 6 January, 2019

After two Connacht titles and 178 appearances, one of Roscommon's longest-serving players retires

Defender Sean McDermott announced his decision today.

# stepping-away - Thursday 15 November, 2018

'She had to make a conscious decision' - Fox-Cab boss Ring praises injury-plagued daughter

Former Dublin star Amy Ring had to call time on her inter-county career after sustaining tendonitis in both knees.

# stepping-away - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Big loss for Roscommon as key defender steps away from senior football panel

Seán Mullooly will spend 2018 completing college exams and travelling in the United States.

# stepping-away - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Four-time All-Ireland hurling final referee Brian Gavin hangs up his whistle

The Offaly man has retired from inter-county refereeing.

# stepping-away - Monday 19 June, 2017

11-time Cork All-Ireland ladies football winner unlikely to play in 2017

Briege Corkery won’t be involved with Ephie Fitzgerald’s side this summer.

# stepping-away - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

'Unexpected and difficult choice' as Irish Olympian McMahon retires from swimming at 22

McMahon represented Ireland at the 2012 London Games and won two European medals during her competitive career.

# stepping-away - Monday 6 May, 2013

Masterful Ronnie O'Sullivan wins 5th World Championship, not retiring... yet

Underdog Barry Hawkins mounted a comeback late in the piece but O’Sullivan held his nerve to claim victory.