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Writing on his social media accounts on Saturday, 20 February, Carter said, “I officially retire from professional rugby today. A sport I’ve played 32 years which has helped shape me into the person I am today. I can’t thank everyone who has played a part in my journey enough, particularly you, the fans. Rugby will always be a part of my life. Thank you.”
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Carter will have his hands full in his retirement with the former All Blacks legend confirming recently that his wife Honor was pregnant with their fourth child.
Dan Carter is arguably the greatest ever rugby player, certainly in the flyhalf position.
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He played 112 Tests for the All Blacks, scoring a world leading 1 598 points. He also played 141 Super Rugby matches for the Crusaders, scoring a tournament-leading 1 708 points.
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