One of the mainstays of modern British wrestling, Ryan Smile has passed away aged 31.
Tributes have flown in for the Birmingham born star.
No official cause of death has been noted but friends have said he lost his long battle to mental health.
The innovative grappler won titles in promotions such as Rev Pro and OTT and maintained a strong fan following throughout his career.
Our thoughts go out to his friends and family as they continue to process their loss.
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So young. You will be missed Ryan.— Pretty Ricky (@KingRicochet) October 14, 2020
R.I.P. Ryan Smile 🙏🏽
RIP Ryan Smile and thank you for the matches and memories you will be missed pic.twitter.com/mHkFRjB891— matthew riddle (@SuperKingofBros) October 14, 2020
Can’t believe this. One of the people to help me and welcome me during my first UK tour. Ryan Smile, thank you. RIP— The HBIC (@MiaYim) October 14, 2020
It's often the loudest personalities, that suffer the most behind closed doors.— Shanna シャナ (@Shannanjii) October 14, 2020
Awesome talent, immensely charismatic. RIP Ryan Smile.