Former England captain Steve Borthwick announced Thursday his intention to retire at the end of the season.The 34-year-old lock, currently captain of Premiership side Saracens, said he was happy to be quitting at a time of his own choosing ... FULL ARTICLE AT France 24
Former England captain Steve Borthwick will retire from rugby at the end of the season after 16 years in the game. The Saracens second row, who previously spent a decade at Bath, turned down the opportunity to extend his contract ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Daily Mail
Stephen William "Steve" Borthwick (born 12 October 1979 in Carlisle, Cumbria) is an English rugby union footballer who plays lock for Saracens and England. Borthwick is captain of the England Rugby Union team. He has established himself among the best line-out jumpers in England. He is 6'5" and over 17st.
Borthwick was captain of the Hutton Grammar School rugby team, with whom he went on a tour to... Full Article At Wikipedia.org