Saturday 24 June 2017

Former Olympic boxer Kenneth Egan weds partner on his birthday

Kenneth Egan
Kenneth Egan

Alan O'Keeffe

Former Olympic boxer Kenneth Egan got married to his partner Karen Sullivan on Saturday.

The groom, who won a silver medal at the Beijing Olympics in 2008, shared his joy on Twitter on Friday when he declared “Getting married to Karen Sullivan tomorrow. Best birthday present ever.”

He celebrated his 35th birthday at the wedding reception at the Lyons Estate in County Kildare. The couple’s became parents in October 2015 when their daughter Kate was born.

The former boxing champion works as an addiction counsellor and is a Fine Gael councillor representing Clondalkin on South Dublin County Council.

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