Gordon Ryan, among the most popular Brazilian jiu-jitsu (BJJ) gamers, has actually been sidelined from competitors forever due to health concerns. Ryan just recently upgraded fans about his continuous health crisis on Instagram, mentioning different issues he established throughout a February journey abroad, resulting in a regression of his stomach ulcers. Following not successful treatments, he went through surgical treatment for a tonsillectomy and to fix his deviated septum. Known for his excellent record, consisting of beating legends Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida and Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu, Ryan’s lack from the scene has actually enabled other stars such as Mikey Musumeci and Nicholas Meregali to take control of with their top-shelf jiu-jitsu. Still, Ryan stays positive about going back to competitors quickly. The Bloody Elbow newsletter uses protection of BJJ and MMA news and methods.