Video: Richie McCaw Gives His Retirement Answer

Jason Hennessy

Jason Hennessy

Jason is the editor here at RugbyLAD and a proud Limerick man.
Jason Hennessy


“When you have moments like this, why would you ever call it a day?”

Richie McCaw became the first ever man to captain his nation to consecutive World Cup triumphs.

The 34-year-old flanker is, most expect, going to call it a day after the tournament but has waved away all such questions in recent months.

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Immediately after steering the All Blacks to a 34-17 win over Australia, McCaw was asked on ITV, “Do you now call it a day?”

“I still don’t want it to end, to be honest,” McCaw replied.

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