Ireland finished equal third in today's Nations' Cup of Rome, with K Club Lady making a big contribution to the team score with a clear and a four on her debut performance at this level.
Cian said: "I am overjoyed with her. I've only had the mare eight weeks, and she has proved to be a real fighter. She had to dig deep in the second round, and she did just that, delivering a foot perfect clear at a time when the team really needed it."
Ireland finished on 12 faults with Spain,and the Nations' Cup was won by France on four faults, with Britain second on eight. The other members of the Irish team were Billy Twomey (0/4), Cameron Hanley (8/0) and Darragh Kenny (4/8).