He’s best known for guiding the Fijian Sevens team to Olympic gold in Rio three years ago, beating Team GB in the final.
He also joined the Welsh Rugby Union in January 2017 for a spell as a consultant and was linked with a role in Warren Gatland’s Lions management team for New Zealand that summer.
And it seems you just cannot keep Ben Ryan out of the headlines, even if it’s fake news.
Second time I’ve died via a fake news story. At least it isn’t the drug trafficking arrest the last one talked about. I’m nowhere Toronto though hear it’s a great spot, as long as you aren’t around the out of control Honda Civics. #veilomani https://t.co/4Aj0n3dRC9— Ben Ryan (@benjaminryan) June 5, 2019
Because the 47-year-old has become the innocent victim of a third fake news story and went on to social media posting a brilliant response to the culprits.