‘‘I had spoken to some people at Carlton and I had told all my family and friends that I was done,’’ he said. The beloved Saint Lenny Hayes on Tuesday. ‘‘My objective is to not squeeze every dollar out of the footy club, it’s to try and contribute and try to enjoy another year,’’ he said. ON a day when one premiership captain announced his retirement, a champion elder of the game played the straightest of bats to questions about his own future. Judd confirmed he had offered to take about a 50 per cent pay-cut for this season — from the six-year deal that expired at the end of 2013 — and he was certain that the club and himself would come to another fair arrangement for 2015. His performance in that short period has been impressive though – especially on Saturday against Gold Coast where Judd blitzed the young Suns with 27 disposals (a game-high 15 contested possessions), nine clearances and two goals. Carlton star Chris Judd has revealed he made up his mind ‘‘four or five months ago’’ to retire at the end of this season, and was still of that mindset as recently as four weeks ago. Nor is Judd immune from breaking down, having been restricted to six games this season because of achilles tendon and hamstring injuries. ‘‘My advice to all players [is], ‘Go when there’s a little bit left, don’t try to drag it right out’, because I’ve seen too many great players, unfortunately, walk the boundary at the end of their careers and people only remember them the way they played their last year,’’ he said. Cox Plate: Victorian government backflips on plans to allow ... NBA 2020: Michael Jordan photo, Keegan Hall Instagram news. The 30-year-old admitted to discussing retirement with coach Mick Malthouse, who recently said he felt it best when players retired with something left in the tank. ‘‘Four or five months ago, I made the decision to retire, and I was really definitive on it and clear. ‘‘And Chris has noticed it off the field and I think that can only be good for Carlton.’’. That will be a decision Chris makes,’’ Malthouse said in July. Christopher is alive and kicking and is currently 37 years old.Please ignore rumors and hoaxes.If you have any unfortunate news that this page should be update with, please let us know using this form. Cris Judd has opened up about his nine-month marriage to Jennifer Lopez saying it was 'very tough' and he didn't feel like a 'normal person'. Chris Judd was born on September 8, 1983 and is 37 years old now. Chris Judd, centre, says he has no plans to retire.Source:News Corp Australia. “We have got footy to play, fans to please, growth that needs to occur in our group to hold us in good stead for next year, and that should be the focus for the next six weeks for this footy club.”, Originally published asR-word still not in Judd’s game plan. Retired AFL footballer Chris Judd has told how he felt he was a 'lucky young bloke' when he saw Bec Judd in THAT famous red dress she wore to the 2004 Brownlow awards. Chris Judd will play on in 2015.Credit:Getty Images. LISTEN: Rebecca Judd reveals the Judd has been in good form since returning from injury, but football boss Andrew McKay said the recent change of attitude around the club – both on and off the field – had influenced Judd’s decision. Judd said he agreed with Malthouse's view and that he did plan to retire with a "little bit left in the tank". Speaking on Fox Footy on Monday night, the two-time Brownlow medallist said recent conversations with coach Mick Malthouse had also led him to rethink his earlier decision. A NOTE ABOUT RELEVANT ADVERTISING: We collect information about the content (including ads) you use across this site and use it to make both advertising and content more relevant to you on our network and other sites. Cricket news 2020: Sheffield Shield results, Chadd Sayers, M... Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out.