Simon Alcott

Simon Alcott of Exeter is going to retire on the advice of medical experts
Thursday 11th April 11:45

Exeter Chiefs hooker Simon Alcott has been forced to announce his retirement due to a neck injury.

Features

Good week/ Bad week: The winners and losers from the last sporting week

Good week/ Bad week: The winners and losers from the last sporting week

It's been another incredible week of sport from Augusta to Anfield via Andalusia, but for every sporting hero there must be a villain.

Watch the Heineken Cup semi-finals live on Sky Sports

Watch the Heineken Cup semi-finals live on Sky Sports

The Heineken Cup has already thrown up some brutal encounters this season, and Sky Sports will be bringing you all the action from the semi-finals as Europe's finest take centre stage.

Experts & Blogs

Phil Edwards

Phil Edwards

Read the thoughts and opinions of Phil Edwards with skysports.com