View Full Version : Crack open the bubbly!!!!

23-08-2007, 19:40
Tigerless Tim hangs up his Racket.
I couldn't stand watching him play..

''Tim Henman has confirmed he will retire from tennis after the Davis Cup against Croatia next month.
The former British number one admitted that injuries had taken their toll on his performances.

Henman retiring after Davis CupThe 32-year-old revealed his decision, which was reported in the press earlier this week, as he prepared for the US Open.

Henman's retirement after September 23 will bring an end to a 13-year career during which he won 11 ATP titles.

He apologised for the news being leaked before saying: "From a professional point of view, it's something I've been thinking about for some time."

The player revealed ongoing back problems and the forthcoming birth of his third child were the major reasons behind his decision.

He added: "It's not necessarily the end of things for me.

"It's a new beginning and I'd like to feel there's going to be a lot of new opportunities out there for me and lots of new things to explore."