Rugby star Mike Tindall retires

The Gloucester Rugby player Mike Tindall has confirmed he is retiring from the sport. The 2003 England World Cup winner was not offered a renewal on his contract at Kingsholm at the end of last season.

Extended interview with retired rugby star Mike Tindall

Rugby World Cup winner Mike Tindall has announced he's retiring from the game. The 35 year old is one of the West's most successful players, having enjoyed a 17 year club career at both Bath and Gloucester.

Most recently he's been coaching, but he's now decided to call time on his career to pursue media opportunities.

Watch ITV's extended interview with the Rugby star, where he talks about his career ups and downs, his retirement and his infamous nose.

Tindall: "I've had some amazing times"

Gloucester Rugby player Mike Tindall says he has had some "amazing times" after announcing his retirement.

The 2003 World Cup winner took to Twitter to confirm his decision and to thank his supporters:

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After 17 years It’s time to retire from rugby,I have been lucky to play with/against some great players,Two great clubs and had some amazing

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