Ax



Height: 6'3"

Weight: 291 lbs

Real Name: William "Bill" Eadie

DOB: 12/27/1947

Hometown: Brownsville, Pennsylvania

Other Names: The Medic(Detroit), Bolo the Mongol(WWWF), Masked Superstar(Mid-Atlantic, WWF), Super Machine(WWF, Japan), Demolition Ax(WWF), Axis the Demolisher(Indys)

Wrestler Since: 1974

Finishing Maneuver: Double Ax Hammer, Decapitation Elbow

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #359(2000), #319(1999), #324(1998), #275(1997), #262(1996), #207(1995), #198(1994), #226(1993), #185(1992), #94(1991)

Other Related Websites:
Demolition - Rollercoaster Bio
Ax - Cagematch Bio
Ax - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Ax - Wikipedia Bio

History: The Unofficial Homepage of the Masked Superstar - Highly recommended

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (24 - 29, 1 DDQ)
- NWA World Tag-Team Title Tournament (April 23, '78) = The Masked Superstar & Ken Patera defeated Bobo Brazil & Tony Atlas, Stan Hansen & Blackjack Mulligan and Wahoo McDaniel & Andre the Giant, before losing in the finals to Ricky Steamboat & Paul Jones.
- NWA Georgia Omni Thanksgiving Tag Team Tournament (November 23, '78) = The Masked Superstar & the Assassin beat Bugsy McGraw & Rufus R. Jones, then fell to the Briscos. Terry & Dory Funk Jr won the tournament.
- NWA Georgia Omni Thanksgiving Tag Team Tournament (November 22, '79) = The Masked Superstar & Austin Idol won the tournament, which gained them the vacated Georgia Tag-Team Titles.
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Television Title Tournament (January/March '80) = The Masked Superstar defeated Tim Woods, S.D. Jones, Johnny Weaver and Blackjack Mulligan to win the tournament.
- NWA World Tag-Team Title Tournament (February 28, '82) = The Masked Superstar & Super Destroyer lost in the first round to Leroy Brown & Ron Fuller. Stan Hansen & Ole Anderson won the tournament.
- NJPW 5th Annual MSG League (March/April '82) = The Masked Superstar competed in the league, which was won by Andre the Giant.
- NWA/WWF World Title Unification (July 4, '82) = The Masked Superstar pinned Mr. Wrestling II.
- NJPW 3rd Annual MSG Tag League (November/December '82) = The Masked Superstar & Dick Murdoch competed in the league, which was won by Antonio Inoki & Hulk Hogan.
- NWA Georgia Heavyweight Title Tournament (June 5, '83) = The Masked Superstar beat Ray Candy, then fell to the eventual winner, Larry Zbysko.
- NJPW IWGP League (May/June '84) = The Masked Superstar competed in the league, which was won by Antonio Inoki.
- NWA/AWA Star Wars (February 24, '85) = The Masked Superstar & Mr. Saito fought to a Double Disqualification with Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell. Later on, the Masked Superstar & Mr. Saito competed in a "Tag-Team Battle Royal", which was won by Sgt. Slaughter.
- AWA StarCage '85 (April 21) = The Masked Superstar, Adrian Al-Kassie & King Tonga lost a "Handicap Steel Cage" Match to Jerry Blackwell & Sgt. Slaughter.
- NJPW IWGP League (May/June '85) = The Masked Superstar lost in the first round to Seiji Skaguchi. Andre the Giant won the tournament.
- NJPW IWGP Tag-Team Title League (November/December '85) = The Masked Superstar & Dick Murdoch competed in the league, which was won by Tatsumi Fujinami & Kengo Kimura.
- NJPW IWGP League (May/June '86) = The Masked Superstar competed in the league, which was won by Antonio Inoki.
- WWF The Big Event (August 28, '86) = Super Machine, Big Machine & Lou Albano lost, via DQ, to Bobby Heenan, King Kong Bundy & Big John Studd.
- NJPW Japan Cup Tag-Team League (November/December '86) = The Masked Superstar & Dick Murdoch lost in the semi-finals to Osamu Kido & Akira Maeda. Antonio Inoki & Yoshiaki Fujiwara won the league.
- Paul Boesch Retirement Show (August '87) = Demolition (Ax & Smash) lost, via DQ, to Tito Santana and Mil Mascaras.
- WWF Survivor Series '87 = Demolition, the Hart Foundation, the Islanders, the Russians, and Greg "The Hammer" Valentine and Dino Bravo fought in a "Tag Team Elimination" Match against Strike Force, the Killer Bees, Young Stallions, the British Bulldogs and the Rougeau Brothers. The Killer Bees and the Young Stallions "survived".
- WWF Legends Battle Royal (November 16, '87) = Ax pinned Ken Patera.
- WWF Wrestlemania IV ('88) = Demolition won the WWF Tag-Team Titles from Strike Force.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #16 (April '88) = Demolition won, via DQ, over the British Bulldogs, retaining the WWF Tag Belts.
- WWF Wrestlefest '88 (July '88) = Demoliton again defended the WWF Tag Titles, defeating the British Bulldogs.
- WWF Summerslam '88 = Demolition stayed the WWF Tag Champs, beating the Hart Foundation.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #17 (October '88) = Demolition again defended the WWF Tag Belts, beating the Hart Foundation.
- WWF Survivor Series '88 = Demolition, the Brainbusters, the Conquistadors, the Fabulous Rougeau Brothers and the Bolsheviks fought in a "Tag-Team Elimination" Match against The Hart Foundation, the British Bulldogs, the Powers of Pain, the Rockers and Young Stallions. The Powers of Pain were the "sole survivors".
- WWF Royal Rumble '89 = Ax competed in the Rumble, which was won by Big John Studd.
- WWF Wrestlemania V ('89) = Demolition retained the WWF Tag Titles, winning a "Handicapp" Match over the Powers of Pain and Mr. Fuji.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #21 (April '89) = Demolition lost, via DQ, to the Brain Busters, but stayed the WWF Tag Champs.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #22 (July '89) = Demolition lost the WWF Tag Titles to the Brain Busters in "3 Falls".
- WWF Summerslam '89 = Demolition, with "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan, beat Andre the Giant and the Twin Towers.
- WWF Survivor Series '89 = Demolition, Hulk Hogan and Jake "The Snake" Roberts fought in an "Elimination" Match against Ted DiBiase, Zeus, and the Powers of Pain. Hogan was the sole 'survivor'.
- WWF Royal Rumble '90 = Ax competed in the Rumble, which was won by Hulk Hogan.
- AJPW Japan/US Summit (April '90) = Demolition lost to Andre the Giant & Shohei Baba.
- WWF Wrestlemania VI ('90) = Demolition defeated the Colossal Connection to win the WWF Tag Titles for the third time.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #28 (September '90) = Demolition (Ax, Smash & Crush) were beaten by the Ultimate Warrior and the Legion of Doom.
- WWF Survivor Series '90 = Demolition (Ax, Smash & Crush) & Mr. Perfect fought in an "Elimination" Match against the Ultimate Warrior, "The Texas Tornado" Kerry von Erich & the Legion of Doom. The Ultimate Warrior was the "survivor".
- ECW Radison Hotel Show (January 23, '93) = The Masked Superstar was beaten by Davey Boy Smith.
- W*ING Title Tournament (July '93) = The Masked Superstar defeated Freddy Krueger, then fell to Goliath el Gigante. Crash the Terminator won the tournament.
- IWC Night of Legends I (April 3, '04) = Demoliton Ax lost, via Countout, to Virgil.
- IWC Showdown In Turkey Town II (May 15, '04) = Demolition Ax beat Dennis Gregory.
- CHIKARA King of Trios Tournament '08, Night Two (March 1, '08) = Team WWF (Demolition (Ax & Smash) & The One Man Gang) received a bye in the first round, then lost in the second round of the King of Trios '08 Tournament to The Fabulous Three (Shayne Hawke, Mitch Ryder, & Larry Sweeney). Los Luchadores (Lince Dorado, Incognito, & Pantera) won the tournament.
- CHIKARA King of Trios Tournament '08, Night Three (March 2, '08) = In a non-tournament match, Demolition (Ax & Smash) won a "Tag-Team Gauntlet" Match.
- IWC Night of Legends '08 (April 12) = Demolition (Ax & Smash) won, via DQ, over the Powers of Pain.

Title Summary:
- WWWF International Tag-Team Champion w/ Geeto (6/15/1970 - 6/18/1971)
- NWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Geeto (6/1971 - 8/1971)
- WWWF International Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Geeto (7/02/1971 - 11/12/1971)
- NWA World (Detroit) Tag-Team Champion w/ Geeto (1974)
- NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Champion (10/1975 - 12/29/1975)
- NWA Gulf Coast Heavyweight Champion (9/30/1977 - 11/01/1977)
- NWA Georgia Heavyweight Champion (1/06/1979 - 5/14/1979)
- NWA Georgia Heavyweight Champion(2) (7/30/1979 - 8/1979)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion w/ Austin Idol (11/25/1979 - 12/25/1979)
- NWA Georgia Heavyweight Champion(3) (12/07/1979 - 1/12/1980)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Television Champion (3/22/1980 - 10/1980)
- NWA World (Mid-Atlantic) Tag-Team Champion w/ Paul Jones (11/27/1980 - 2/22/1981)
- NWA World (Mid-Atlantic) Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Paul Jones (3/22/1981 - 5/01/1981)
- NWA National Heavyweight Champion (8/1981 - 9/28/1981)
- NWA Georgia Heavyweight Champion(4) (8/29/1981)
- NWA National Heavyweight Champion(2) (11/25/1981 - 1/17/1982)
- NWA National Tag-Team Champion w/ Super Destroyer (1/22/1982 - 3/1982)
- NWA National Heavyweight Champion(3) (10/17/1982 - 11/17/1982)
- NWA National Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ King Kong Bundy (5/06/1984 - 5/1984)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Smash (3/27/1988 - 7/18/1989)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Smash (10/2/1989 - 12/13/1989)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Smash & Crush (4/01/1990 - 8/27/1990)
- EWA Heavyweight Champion (10/04/2005 - 11/20/2006)
- UXW Tag-Team Champion w/ Smash (9/29/2007 - 2008)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 3 1st RUs, 1 2nd RU, 1 3rd RU)
- 1983 Most Hated Wrestler, 1st Runner-Up
- 1988 Tag-Team of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up (Demolition Ax & Smash)
- 1989 Tag-Team of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Demolition Ax & Smash)
- 1990 Tag-Team of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Demolition Ax & Smash)
- 1990 Match of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Royal Rumble)