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I thought of retiring, says Wilkinson

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England's World Cup winning fly-half Jonny Wilkinson admitted on Monday there had been times during the present season that he had thought of bringing down the curtain on his hugely successful career. 

Toulon's British fly-half Jonny Wilkinson reacts on March 2, 2013, at the Mayol stadium in Toulon. Wilkinson admitted on Monday there had been times during the present season that he had thought of bringing down the curtain on his hugely successful career.

However, Wilkinson - who turns 34 on May 25 and has been playing top level rugby since he was 17 - added he had changed his mind and convinced himself he could still play another season of Top 14 rugby next term.

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