Axl Rotten

Axl

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Career Highlights

  • SCW (Georgia) tag team titles;
  • SCW (Georgia) heavyweight title;
  • GWF (Global Wrestling Federation) Commonwealth title;
  • GWF (Global Wrestling Federation) tag team titles w/Ian Rotten ();
  • UIW (Washington) heavyweight title;
  • MEWF (Maryland) heavyweight title (2);
  • MEWF (Maryland) tag team titles;
  • IWA Mid-South heavyweight title;
  • IWA Mid-South tag team titles;
  • MAW (Wisconsin) heavyweight title;
  • EWA (New England) Hardcore title;
  • NWL House of Pain Wrestling Federation tag team titles w/Morgus The Maniac (February 5, 2005);

Career Highlights

In The Beginning:

  • Axl Rotten was a member of the Bad Breed in Global Wrestling Federation with his ‘brother’ Ian Rotten.
  • June 28, 1991 – Global Wrestling Federation: Axl Rotten defeated Chaz.
  • December 11, 1992 – Global Wrestling Federation: Axl and Ian Rotten defeated The Ebony Experience.
  • December 12, 1992 – Global Wrestling Federation: Booker T defeated Axl Rotten.
  • January 15, 1993 – Global Wrestling Federation: Axl Rotten defeated Larry Shane.
  • January 22, 1993 – Global Wrestling Federation: Axl Rotten defeated Mark Burns.
  • January 22, 1993 – Global Wrestling Federation: Ian and Axl Rotten defeated The Ebony Experience by DQ.
  • January 29, 1993 – GWF: Ian and Axl Rotten defeated Bobby Duncum, Jr. and John Hawk to win the GWF Tag Team Titles.

World Championship Wrestling:

  • 1991: Axl Rotten had a short stint in World Championship Wrestling and feuded with P.N. News.
  • Brian Elliot (via the Wrestling Classics Message Board) wrote: Axl Rotten has claimed that the late Joey Maggs cost him his run in WCW at the time. Whilst in the middle of a match in which Axl was going over, Maggs deliberately tripped Axl, causing him to fall less than gracefully. From that point, people considered Axl clumsy, and his push was dropped.

Extreme Championship Wrestling – The Rotten Brothers:

  • October 1, 1993 – NWA Bloodfest: Ian and Axl Rotten defeated Chad Austin and Todd Shaw.
  • ~~~Later in the show, Bad Company (Paul Diamond and Pat Tanaka) defeated Ian and Axl Rotten.
  • October 2, 1993 – NWA Bloodfest 2: Ian and Axl Rotten b Don E. Allen and Chad Austin.
  • ~~~Later, The Public Enemy defeated Ian and Axl Rotten and Bad Company in a “Triangle Steel Cage” match.
  • November 13, 1993 – November to Remember: Johnny Hotbody and Tony Stetson beat Ian and Axl Rotten to retain the tag team titles.
  • July 16, 1994 – Heat Wave: Axl and Ian Rotten defeated Rockin’ Rebel and Hack Meyers.
  • Ian and Axl Rotten jobbed to Public Enemy many times however were able to get two wins against them.
  • ~~~One of the Bad Breed’s victories over Public Enemy came at a Charity show outside of ECW.
  • ~~~The other was accidental because Paul Heyman jokingly told Rocco Rock that they were going to lose.
  • ~~~Rocco Rock took this serious so the Public Enemy lost to Ian Rotten and Axl Rotten.
  • ~~~When it was done, The Rottens were announced as #1 contenders and you could hear Heyman in the back yell “What?!”.
  • ~~~When the 2 teams got to the back Heyman asked what happened and Rocco Rock reminded Heyman of what he said earlier.
  • ~~~Heyman said it was a joke and this angered Ian Rotten and Axl Rotten who wondered why it was such a joke for them to win.
  • November 5, 1994 – November to Remember: The Pitbulls (#1 and #2) defeated Axl and Ian Rotten in a “Losers Must Split” match.

Extreme Championship Wrestling – The Rotten Feud:

  • February 4, 1995 – Double Tables: Ian Rotten defeated Axl Rotten.
  • April 8, 1995 – Three Way Dance: Axl Rotten defeated Ian Rotten in a “Hair vs. Hair” match.
  • April 15, 1995 – Hostile City Showdown: Axl Rotten defeated Ian Rotten in a “Barbed Wire Baseball Bat” match.
  • July 1, 1995 – Hardcore Heaven: Axl Rotten defeated Ian Rotten in a “Taipei Death” match.
  • July 15, 1995 – Heat Wave: The Sandman defeated Axl Rotten to retain the ECW World Television title.
  • October 28, 1995 – ECW: Axl Rotten defeated Dudley Dudley.
  • November 18, 1995 – November to Remember: Axl Rotten defeated J.T. Smith.
  • January 5, 1996 – House Party: Rob Van Dam defeated Axl Rotten.

Extreme Championship Wrestling – Axl Rotten:

  • January 5, 1996 – House Party: Axl Rotten served as Rob Van Dam’s first ECW opponent, in a losing cause.
  • April 20, 1996 – Hostile City Showdown: Axl Rotten defeated Little Guido.
  • June 22, 1996 – Hardcore Heaven: Axl Rotten and Hack Meyers vs. The Samoan Gangsta Party ended in a no contest.
  • July 13, 1996 – Heat Wave: Tarzan Gotoh (Japanese hardcore legend) defeated Axl Rotten.
  • September 14, 1996 – ECW: Axl Rotten defeated Buh Buh Ray Dudley.
  • November 16, 1996 – November to Remember: Axl Rotten defeated Hack Meyers.
  • December 7, 1996 – Holiday Hell: The Gangstas (New Jack and Mustafa) defeated DVon Dudley and Axl Rotten to retain the tag team titles.
  • January 11, 1997 – House Party: The Eliminators (Kronus and Saturn) defeated Axl Rotten and DVon Dudley to retain the tag team titles.
  • February 22, 1997 – CyberSlam: Axl Rotten defeated Spike Dudley.
  • May 10, 1997 – Chapter 2: Axl Rotten defeated Chris Chetti.
  • July 19, 1997 – Heat Wave: Axl Rotten defeated Tracy Smothers.
  • November 8, 1997 – Ultimate Jeopardy: Axl Rotten defeated DVon Dudley and John Kronus and Tracy Smothers in a “Four Corners” match.

Extreme Championship Wrestling – Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney:

  • November 30, 1997 – November to Remember: The FBI beat The Dudleyz and Balls/Axl and The Gangstinators in a 4-WAY.
  • January 10, 1998 – House Party: Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten and Tommy Dreamer beat The FBI (Guido/Rich/Smothers).
  • January 31, 1998 – Hostile City Showdown: Rob Van Dam and Sabu defeated Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney by Disqualfication.
  • February 21, 1998 – CyberSlam: Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten defeated John Kronus and New Jack and Spike Dudley.
  • March 1, 1998 – Living Dangerously: New Jack and Spike Dudley defeated The Dudley Boyz and Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten in a 3-WAY.
  • April 18, 1998 – ECW: Axl Rotten defeated Chris Candido.
  • May 3, 1998 – Wrestlepalooza: Chris Candido and Lance Storm defeated Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten.
  • June 6, 1998 – ECW: Axl Rotten defeated Al Snow.
  • June 27, 1998 – ECW: Axl Rotten defeated Jack Victory via Disqualification.
  • August 2, 1998 – Heat Wave: Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten defeated The FBI (Tracy Smothers and Little Guido) in a Dark match.
  • August 28, 1999 – ECW: Axl Rotten pinned Balls Mahoney.
  • January 16, 1999 – House Party: Sabu and Rob Van Dam defeated Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney to retain the tag team titles.
  • April 3, 1999 – CyberSlam: Mr. Mustafa and Buh Buh Ray and DVon Dudley beat New Jack and Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney in a “Cage” match.
  • November 7, 1999 – November to Remember: Da Baldies (Angel and DeVito and Vito and PN News) beat New Jack and Axl and Balls Mahoney.
  • January 10, 1999 – Guilty as Charged: Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney beat The FBI and Danny Doring and Roadkill in a 3-WAY.

Other:

  • November 27, 2003 – IWA: Mid South: Ian and Axl Rotten defeated JC Baily and “Spyder” Nate Webb.
  • February 14, 2004 – USA Pro Wrestling: Balls Mahoney won three-way over Axl Rotten and Chris Candido.
  • November 19, 2004 – USA Pro Wrestling: Axl Rotten defeated “Low Life” Louie Ramos.
  • February 5, 2005 – House of Pain: Axl Rotten and Morgus The Maniac beat Super Destroyer and Samu for the vacant tag team titles.
  • February 26, 2005 – Frank Goodman’s UXW: Axl Rotten vs. Mana ended in a No Contest.
  • ~~~Later on, Mick Foley came out saying that there is no point waiting for June for an ECW reunion.
  • ~~~Mick Foley called out Axl Rotten, Chris Candido, Tammy Sytch, Balls Mahoney, Raven, Al Snow, Sandman and Justin Credible.
  • April 3, 2005 – Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling: Chris Hamrick defeated Axl Rotten to retain the Unified heavyweight title.
  • April 15, 2005 – Frank Goodman’s UXW: Axl Rotten defeated Louie Ramos.
  • April 29, 2005 – IWA Mid South: Axl Rotten and Trik Davis defeated Eric Priest and Bryce Benjamin.
  • May 21, 2005 – UXW Chris Candido Memorial: Axl Rotten defeated Corporal Robinson in a Hardcore match.

World Wrestling Entertainment – ECW One Night Stand:

  • June 6, 2005 – RAW: Eric Bischoff and the anti-ECW crusaders (Edge/Christin/Tomko) called out Paul Heyman and The Dudleyz.
  • ~~~Paul Heyman came out with the Dudleyz to cut a promo on Bischoff and then said “ECW never backs down from a fight”.
  • ~~~Eric Bischoff then called out some additional “Crusaders” to stack the deck against Heyman and The Dudleyz.
  • ~~~Paul Heyman acted scared, but then declared.. ECW NEVER BACKS DOWN FROM A FIGHT and pointed to the rafters.
  • ~~~Tommy Dreamer, Sandman, Rhyno, Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten showed up and the brawl insued with ECW coming out on top!
  • June 10, 2005 – Hardcore Homecoming: The Gangstinators (New Jack and Kronus) had a bloody brawl with The Bad Breed (Axl and Ian).
  • ~~~This was not an official match, just pure unadulturated violence!!!!! | New Jack cut his usual promo after the match..
  • June 11, 2005 – IWA Mid South: Axl and Ian Rotten and Nate Webb defeated JC Bailey and Mad Man Pondo and Toby Klein.
  • June 12, 2005 – ECW One Night Stand: The blue World order interrupted the main event and proclaimed “we’re taking over!”
  • ~~~Balls Mahoney, Axl Rotten and Kid Kash came out and brawled with the bWo all the way to the backstage area…
  • ~~~After the main event was over, Steve Austin showed up after the main event to throw a beer bash in honor of ECW.
  • ~~~Steve Austin, surrounded by ECW, challenged the anti-ECW crusaders sitting in the balcony to come to the right for a fight!
  • ~~~The anti-ECW crusaders came down and squared off with ECW in a huge brawl which ended with ECW standing TALL!!
  • July 2, 2005 – IWA Mid South: Team Rotten defeated Team Whitmer and Team Team Thomaselli in a 3-WAY War Games Cage match.
  • ~~~Team Rotten = Ian and Axl Rotten and Chris Hero and Corporal Robinson.
  • ~~~Team Whitmer = B.J Whitmer and Eddie Kingston and Mark Wolf and J.C. Bailey and Steve Stone.
  • ~~~Team Thomaselli = Eric Priest and Chandler McClure and Vito and Sal Thomaselli and Tank.
  • July 9, 2005 – IWA Mid South: Axl and Ian Rotten defeated Vito and Sal Thomaselli to win the tag team titles.
  • July 11, 2005 – RAW: Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney defeated Johnny Candido and Damian Adams in a dark match.
  • July 14, 2005 – Smackdown!: Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten defeated The Shane Twins in a dark match.
  • July 18, 2005 – RAW: Garrison Cade and Trevor Rhodes defeated Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney in a dark match.
  • August 5, 2005 – IWA Mid-South: Axl Rotten and Ian Rotten defeated The Iron Saints to retain the tag team titles.
  • October 1, 2005 – Fort Meade Wrestling: Axl Rotten defeated The Bruiser.
  • November 5, 2005 – Hardcore Homecoming: Axl Rotten defeated Ian Rotten in a Taipei Death Match!
  • February 17, 2006 – IWA Mid South: The Iron Saints defeated Axl and Ian Rotten.
  • February 18, 2006 – IWA Mid-South: IWA Mid-South tag team champions The Iron Saints defeated Axl Rotten and Ian Rotten to retain the titles.

Axl Rotten:

  • April 30, 2006 – HoPWF: Axl Rotten and John Heidenreich defeated Tracy Smothers and Dave Donovan.
  • May 20, 2006 – UXW: Trent Acid defeated Axl Rotten, Balls Mahoney, Johnny Candido, Nick Berk, Raven, Steve Corino and The Sandman in a 8-way match to win the heavyweight title.
  • June 2006: Axl Rotten no-showed his first scheduled event back with the new ECW and was put in the dog house with WWE.
  • June 3, 2006 – XCW: Axl Rotten defeated Scott McKenzie.
  • October 28, 2006 – Jersey All Pro Wrestling: Axl Rotten defeated Danny Demento
  • March 17, 2007 – Pro Wrestling Unplugged: Gary Wolf and The Blue Meanie defeated Ian Rotten and Axl Rotten.
  • May 12, 2007 – IWA Mid South: Axl Rotten defeated Tank in a Falls Count Anywhere Match.
  • May 25, 2007 – IWA Mid South: Axl Rotten and Mickie Knuckles defeated Ricky Morton and Z-Barr in a 1st Round match
  • May 26, 2007 – IWA Mid South: Doug Basham and Damaja defeated Axl Rotten and Mickie Knuckles in a 2nd Round match.
  • June 16, 2007 – UXW: Axl Rotten defeated Sheik Ali Azzad.
  • August 11, 2007 – JCW: Axl and Ian Rotten were in the tag team elimination match for the JCW tag titles won by Mad Man Pondo and Necro Butcher.
  • May 3, 2008 – PWX: NWA National heavyweight champion Crusher Hansen defeated Axl Rotten to retain the title.
  • July 20, 2008 – VPW: K-Murda and K-Pusha defeated Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney.
  • February 6, 2009 – IWA Mid-South: Axl and Ian Rotten defeated Devin and Mason Cutter.
  • February 7, 2009 – IWA Mid-South: Rain, Devin and Mason Cutter defeated Mickie Knuckles, Ian and Axl Rotten.
  • March 20, 2009 – IWA Mid-South: Devin and Mason Cutter defeated Axl and Ian Rotten.
  • April 1, 2009 – IWA East Coast: Axl and Ian Rotten defeated Colton Collins and Elkview Adams in a barbed wire bat match.
  • April 3, 2009 – IWA Mid-South: Devin and Mason Cutter defeated Ian and Axl Rotten in a I Quit match.
  • April 4, 2009 – IWA Mid-South: Axl Rotten, Ian Rotten and Mickie Knuckles defeated Devin Cutter, Mason Cutter and Rain.
  • May 6, 2009 – IWA Mid-South: Axl Rotten defeated John Thorne.
  • June 27, 2009 – Legends of The Arena: Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten defeated Da Baldiez in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • August 1, 2009 – National Wrestling Superstars: Axl Rotten (sub for Gene Snitsky) defeated Balls Mahoney in a Steel Cage match.
  • October 10, 2009 – NWS: Balls Mahoney and Axl Rotten vs. Danny Doring and Julio Dinero w/Miss Michelle ended in a Double Countout.
  • August 7, 2010 – TNA Hardcore Justice: Team 3-D w/Joel Gertner defeated Axl Rotten and Kahonus (aka Balls Mahoney).
  • ~~~The finish saw Team 3-D light a table on fire and double-powerbomb Balls Mahoney through it – to a huge pop!
  • October 23, 2010 – JAPW: Chris Dickinson and Sami Callihan defeated Axl Rotten and Balls Mahoney and Monsta Mack in a 3-way tag team match to win the tag team titles.
  • January 22, 2011 – WOW: Jasin Karloff defeated Axl Rotten.
  • May 21, 2011 – FSCW: The Patriot, Axl Rotten and Julio Dinero defeated Adam Flash, Cobain and DJ Hyde.
  • April 13, 2012 – IWA MW: Ian Rotten and Johnny Wisdom defeated Axl Rotten and Joey Grunge.
  • April 21, 2012 – Wrestleforce: Team Malus (Axl Rotten, Jon Malus, Lodi and Raven) defeated Team Timber (Dany Only, Jay Batista, Sixx and Timber).
  • April 28, 2012 – Extreme Reunion: Axl Rotten defeated Balls Mahoney.
  • March 16, 2013 – PCW: Axl Rotten, Kevin Chesney and Tyler Steel defeated Mitch Miller, Mustafa Aziz Daniels and Paul White.
  • March 30, 2013 – BTW: Axl Rotten, Shane Douglas and Tommy Dreamer defeated Brandon Reed, Adam Ugly and Jimmy Dream.
  • June 14, 2013 – IWA Mid-South: Axl and Ian Rotten defeated Simon Sezz and Peter B. Beautiful.