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Gordon Ryan Reveals How His Brother, Nicky Ryan, Got His Name

In a heartwarming birthday tribute to his mother on Instagram, Gordon Ryan shared a nostalgic photograph from his childhood featuring himself and his mother. The post, however, held more than just...

Mica Galvao Set To Defend Welterweight Title Against Nicky Ryan At WNO 22

Yes, it’s official… Mica Galvao will defend his Who’s Number One (WNO) welterweight title against Nicky Ryan! This much-anticipated showdown is set for WNO 22 on February 9th, 2024....

Nicky Ryan Shows A Great Way To Pass Half Guard – With Double Underhooks

If you’re in top Half Guard and you have both underhooks – you’re in a fantastic position to start passing to Mount or Side Control. However, what happens when you try to prop...

Nicky Ryan Shows A Very Effective BJJ Body Lock Pass Setup

If your opponent is in a seated Open Guard position, it’s almost always a good idea to push them to the mats and make them supine. Why? Because it gives them far less options for establishing...

Nicky Ryan Has A Cool High Step Technique Followup – To Take Their Back

If you’re trying to improve your no-gi guard passing skills, then learning how to do the High Step – as well as when to implement it – is going to be tremendously useful to your...

Nicky Ryan Shares How It Was Growing Up With Gordon: “We Were Close”

Nicky and Gordon Ryan – brothers and among the most elite of submission grapplers today – don’t see each other much ever since the Danaher Death Squad split. And, even though the...

Nicky Ryan Shares A Funny Story Of Getting Introduced To Jiu-Jitsu – In Daycare

How was Nicky Ryan introduced to Jiu-Jitsu? Well, the story might surprise you – because he had his first “rolls” in a daycare center! Yup, that’s right. Both Nicky and his...

Nicky Ryan Answers Questions From Craig Jones – And It’s Super Hilarious

Nicky Ryan is one of the B-Team athletes about whom the public probably knows the least about. However, it seems that Craig Jones is on a mission to uncover the young Ryan’s...

Nicky Ryan Reveals How He Tore His ACL: “I Couldn’t Do A Full Squat”

Nicky Ryan hasn’t had luck with injuries over the last few years. Specifically, with knee injuries… And around one week prior to ADCC 2022, he suffered one of the worst possible injuries...

Nicky Ryan: “Gordon And I Didn’t Talk To Each Other For Almost Two Years”

Ever since the Danaher Death Squad split, one of the biggest questions about it has been – what happened between the Ryan brothers? Gordon Ryan continued training under John Danaher in New Wave...

Gordon Ryan & B-Team Fire Shots At Each Other: “You Can’t Make This Up”

Ever since the Danaher Death Squad split up, there have been no bad words exchanged between the former teammates… Until now, as Gordon Ryan and the B-Team are getting into a social media...

Nicky Ryan to Undergo Meniscus Surgery: Likely Sidelined for 6 Months

At “The Road to ADCC“, which took place on July 17, Nicky Ryan displayed a dominant game of wrestling and BJJ to gain a win against Dante Leon. However, Ryan suffered an injury to his leg around...

Nicky Ryan Releases Statement After Knee Injury: “It’ll Definitely Require Surgery”

Nicky Ryan is a beast. At “The Road to ADCC“, which took place on July 17, he displayed a dominant game of wrestling and BJJ to gain a win against Dante Leon. However, what makes his...

Wrestle from The Guard: Nicky Ryan’s Buttscoot-Takedown

In this year’s ADCC match against Shane Jamil Hill-Taylor, Nicky Ryan displayed a great and kind of a confusing technique: starting from the bottom seated position, he scored a sweep that...