Saracens forward Alistair Hargreaves announces his retirement after suffering a number of concussions
Saracens lock forward Alistair Hargreaves has retired from rugby following a concussion injury.
The 30-year-old made 79 appearances for Sarries after joining the club from Super Rugby franchise Sharks in 2012.
In his first season as club captain the South Africa international led Saracens to the Premiership title in the 2014-15 season.
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