Veteran sports journalist David Lord has retired from ABC's NewsRadio. After joining NewsRadio in 1991 the 68 year old Lord is looking forward to retirement however with 41 years of journalism under his belt he has full intention of maintaining an interest in sports coverage.

Lord is also well known for writing for the now defunct Sydney Sun newspaper for many years. He has had stints on TV and radio including 2KY as well as away from the mic a huge involvement in World Series Cricket and International Rugby.