After recently signing with Absolute Championship Berkut Jiu-Jitsu (ACBJJ) Gordon Ryan will make his debut against one of the best no-gi grapplers Vinny Magalhaes. The last time Magalhaes competed at a high-level grappling tournament was in 2015.
Magalhaes was a finalist in the Ultimate Fighter show Team Nogueira vs. Team Mir. Currently, he fights for the World Series of Fighting now called Professional Fighters League. His most notable titles in Jiu-jitsu are ADCC Champion and IBJJF World no-gi Champion.
Ryan is part of the Danaher Death Squad where he trains with top grapplers such as Gary Tonnon and former member Eddie Cummings.At only 23 years old Ryan has already won major tournaments like ADCC no-gi and Eddie Bravo Invitational.The event will take place on May 5th in sunny Long Beach, California. Absolute Berkut Championship is one of the most recognizable organizations in the world. They hold competitions in both gi and no-gi with some of the top names in the grappling world.