a cloud hangs over somebody/something

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a cloud hangs over somebody/something

if a cloud hangs over somebody/something, something bad has happened that will affect them/it for a long time: He still has a cloud of suspicion hanging over him.
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But a dark cloud hangs over one of the greatest batsman of all time after Tendulkar (below) announced his retirement from the one-day international scene.