The Motor City Machine Guns



Wrestled In: TNA / RoH

Debut: 2006 (debuted in TNA in March '07)

Alternate Name: The Murder City Machine Guns

Finishing Maneuver: ASCS Rush, Click Click Boom

Other Related Websites:
The Motor City Machine Guns - Cagematch Bio
The Motor City Machine Guns - Online World of Wrestling Bio
The Motor City Machine Guns - Wikipedia Bio

Wrestlers
Chris Sabin
Alex Shelley


History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (26 - 31, 1 Draw)
- PWG Self-Titled (October 7, '06) = Sabin & Shelley defeated Cape Fear.
- PWG All-Star Weekend IV, Night 1 (November 17, '06) = Sabin & Shelley defeated Trik Davis & Jimmy Jacobs.
- PWG All-Star Weekend IV, Night 2 (November 18, '06) = Sabin & Shelley lost a "Four Way" Match to B-Boy & Super Dragon, who won the PWG Tag-Team Titles. The Kings of Wrestling and Davey Richards & Roderick Strong were the other participants.
- PWG Passive Hostility (December 2, '06) = Sabin, Shelley, & Frankie Kazarian lost to the Dynasty (Chris Bosh, Scott Lost, & Scorpio Sky).
- CHIKARA King of Trios Tournament '07, Night Two (February 17) = Team TNA (The Motor City Machine Guns [Sabin & Alex Shelley] & Sonjay Dutt) beat BLK OUT (Joker, Ruckus, & Sabian), then fell to the eventual King of Trios '07 Tournament winners, Mike Quackenbush & ShaneSaw.
- PWG Holy Diver Down (February 24, '07) = The Motor City Machine Guns (Sabin & Shelley) defeated Arrogance.
- RoH Good Times, Great Memories '07 (April 28) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost to the RoH World Tag-Team Champs, the Briscoes.
- TNA Victory Road '07 (July 15) = The Murder City Machine Guns defeated Bob Backlund & Jerry Lynn.
- TNA Hard Justice '07 (August 12) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost a "Three Way" Match to Sonjay Dutt & Black Machismo. XXX (Daniels & Senshi) were the other participants.
- TNA No Surrender '07 (September 9) = The Motor City Machine Guns competed in a "#1 Contenders Tag-Team Gauntlet" Match, which was won by AJ Styles & Tomko.
- TNA Bound For Glory '07 (October 14) = In a dark match, the Motor City Machine Guns defeated Joey Matthews & Johnny Swinger. Later on, the Motor City Machine Guns participated in the "Fight For Your Right Battle Royal", which was won by Eric Young.
- TNA Genesis '07 (November 11) = The Motor City Machine Guns defeated Team 3-D.
- TNA Turning Point '07 (December 2) = The Motor City Machine Guns & Black Machismo lost a "Tables" Match to Team 3-D & Johnny Devine.
- IWC A Call To Arms 4: A Tribute To Spirit (December 7, '07) = The Motor City Machine Guns took down the Burning River Brigade.
- TNA Final Resolution '08 (January 6) = The Motor City Machine Guns & Black Machismo lost an "Ultimate X" Match to Team 3-D & Johnny Devine.
- TNA Against All Odds '08 (February 10) = The Motor City Machine Guns & Black Machismo won a "Hardcore Street Fight" Match over Team 3-D & Johnny Devine. Black Machismo won the X Division Title by getting the pin.
- TNA Destination X '08 (March 9) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost a "#1 Contenders Three-Way" Match to the Latin American Xchange. The Rock 'n' Rave Infection were the other participants.
- Zero One Miracle Rocket - 2nd Impact (April 6, '08) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost the NWA International Lightweight Tag-Team Titles to the NWA Intercontinental Tag-Team Champs, Minoru Fujita & Takuya Sugawara.
- TNA Lockdown '08 (April 13) = The Motor City Machine Guns competed in the "Cuffed In The Cage" Match, which was won by Frankie Kazarian & Eric Young. The Latin American Xchange, the Rock 'n' Rave Infection, Black Reign & Rellik, and Scott Steiner & Petey Williams were the other participants.
- RoH Tag Wars '08 (April 18) = The Motor City Machine Guns fell to the Age of the Fall (Tyler Black & Jimmy Jacobs).
- RoH Return Engagement (April 19, '08) = The Motor City Machine Guns won a "Non-Title" Match over the RoH World Tag-Team Champs, the Briscoes.
- IWC Super Indy VII (April 25, '08) = The Motor City Machine Guns fell to Sexual Harassment.
- TNA Sacrifice '08 (May 11) = The Motor City Machine Guns competed in the "Terror Dome" Match, which was won by Frankie Kazarian.
- TNA Slammiversary '08 (June 8) = In a dark match, the Motor City Machine Guns defeated Johnny Devine & Lance Hoyt.
- IWC Ellsworth Basebrawl '08 (July 5) = The Motor City Machine Guns defeated The Best Around.
- TNA Victory Road '08 (July 13) = Team TNA (The Motor City Machine Guns & Curry Man) won a "World X Cup Semi-Finals Elimination Tag-Team" Match over Team International (Tyson Dux, Alex Kozlov, & Doug Williams), Team Japan (Milano Collection AT, Puma, & Yoshino), and Team Mexico (Averno, Rey Bucanero, & Ultimo Guerrero). Team Mexico later won the World X-Cup.
- CMLL Gran Prix Cibernetico '08 (July 25) = Team International (The Motor City Machine Guns, Marco Corleone, Johnny Devine, Sonjay Dutt, Alex Kozlov, Jay Lethal, & AJ Styles) won a "Cibernetico" Match over Team Mexico (Averno, Rey Bucanero, Dos Caras Jr, Hector Garza, Ultimo Guerrero, Shocker, Volador Jr, & Dr Wagner Jr).
- RoH Fueling The Fire (August 1, '08) = The Motor City Machine Guns fought to a Draw with Austin Aries & Bryan Danielson.
- RoH Death Before Dishonor VI (August 2, '08) = The Motor City Machine Guns were beaten by Kevin Steen & El Generico.
- IWC Newville Knockout 4 (August 16, '08) = The Motor City Machine Guns took down Babyface Fire.
- CMLL Sin Piedad '08 (August 29) = The Motor City Machine Guns & Sonjay Dutt won a "Non-Title" Match over the CMLL World Trios Champs, Negro Casas, Ultimo Guerrero, & Atlantis.
- CMLL 75th Anniversary Show (September 19, '08) = The Motor City Machine Guns & Sonjay Dutt lost to the CMLL World Trios Champions, Negro Casas, Ultimo Guerrero, & Atlantis.
- TNA Bound For Glory '08 (October 12) = The Motor City Machine Guns competed in a "Steel Asylum #1 Contenders" Match, which was won by Jay Lethal.
- TNA Turning Point '08 (November 9) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost to the TNA World Tag-Team Champions, Beer Money.
- TNA Final Resolution '08 (#2) (December 7, '08) = The Motor City Machine Guns competed in a "Feast Or Fired" Match, which was won by Curry Man, Jay Lethal, Hernandez, and Homicide.
- PWG Ninety-Nine (April 11, '09) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost to the PWG World Tag-Team Champions, The Young Bucks.
- TNA Lockdown '09 (April 19) = The Motor City Machine Guns retained the NJPW IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team Titles, winning a "Three Way Tornado Steel Cage" Match over the Latin American Xchange and No Limits.
- TNA 3-D Invitational Tag-Team Tournament (April/May '09) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost in the first round to Suicide & the Amazing Red. Beer Money won the tournament.
- PWG DDT4 '09 (May 22, '09) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost in the semi-finals of the DDT4 '09 Tournament to The Hybrid Dolphins (Bryan Danielson & Roderick Strong). The Young Bucks won the tournament (and retained the PWG World Tag-Team Titles).
- TNA Sacrifice '09 (May 24) = The Motor City Machine Guns & Sheik Abdul Bashir fell to Eric Young & Lethal Consequences.
- PWG Guerre Sans Frontieres (September 4, '09) = The Motor City Machine Guns & CIMA defeated Brian Kendrick & The Young Bucks.
- TNA Bound For Glory '09 (October 18) = In a dark match, the Motor City Machine Guns defeated Lethal Consequences. Later on, both men lost an "Ultimate X" Match to the Amazing Red, who won the TNA X Division Title. Christopher Daniels, Homicide, and Suicide were the other participants.
- TNA Turning Point '09 (November 15) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost a "Three Way" Match to the British Invasion, who retained the TNA World Tag-Team Titles. Beer Money were the other participants.
- TNA Final Resolution '09 (December 20) = The Motot City Machine Guns lost to the TNA World Tag-Team Champions, the British Invasion.
- TNA Destination-X '10 (March 21) = The Motor City Machine Guns won an "Ultimate X" Match over Generation Me.
- TNA Lockdown '10 (April 19) = Shelley and Sabin both competed in an "Xscape" Match, which was won by Homicide. Brian Kendrick was the other participant.
- RoH Supercard of Honor V (May 8, '10) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost, via DQ, to The Kings of Wrestling.
- TNA Sacrifice '10 (May 16) = The Motor City Machine Guns won a "Three Way" Match over Beer Money and Team 3-D.
- TNA Victory Road '10 (July 11) = The Motor City Machine Guns won the vacated TNA World Tag-Team Titles, defeating Beer Money.
- TNA No Surrender '10 (September 5) = The Motor City Machine Guns retained the TNA World Tag-Team Titles, beating Generation-Me.
- TNA Bound For Glory '10 (October 10) = The Motor City Machine Guns stayed the TNA World Tag-Team Champs, winning over Generation-Me.
- TNA Turning Point '10 (November 7) = The Motor City Machine Guns kept the TNA World Tag-Team Titles, taking down Team 3-D.
- TNA Final Resolution '10 (December 5) = The Motor City Machine Guns retained the TNA World Tag-Team Titles, winning a "Full Metal Mayhem Tag-Team" Match over Generation Me.
- TNA Genesis 11 (January 9) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost the TNA World Tag-Team Titles to Beer Money.
- TNA Lockdown '12 (April 15) = The Motor City Machine Guns lost a "Steel Cage" Match to the TNA World Tag-Team Champions, Samoa Joe & Magnus.

Title Summary:
- NWA International Lightweight Tag-Team Champion (Motor City Machine Guns) (8/25/2006 - 4/06/2008)
- AAW Tag-Team Champion (Murder City Machine Guns) (9/08/2007 - 1/19/2008)
- NJPW IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag-Team Champion (Motor City Machine Guns) (1/04/2009 - 7/05/2009)
- TNA World Tag-Team Champion (Motor City Machine Guns) (7/11/2010 - 1/09/2011)

PWI Achievement Awards: (1 win, 1 1st RU, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
- 2010 Tag-Team of the Year(Motor City Machine Guns)
- 2010 Match of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Motor City Machine Guns vs. Beer Money)