Axel Michael Tischer (November 5, 1986) is a German professional wrestler. He is currently signed to NXT under the ring name Alexander Wolfe. He is the current NXT Tag Team Champion in his first reign.
Professional wrestling career
Independent circuit (2004-2015)
Tischer first spent 11 years wrestling throughout the independent promotions of Germany and Europe. He debuted in 2004 under the name Axman, in his first match for East Side Wrestling. During the first 11 years of his career Tischer appeared in promotions including German Stampede Wrestling, European Wrestling Promotion, World Wide Pro Wrestling, Athletik Club Wrestling, Premier Wrestling League and the German Wrestling Federation. His fans strongly recall his work and time during the seven years spent in Westside Xtreme Wrestling (wXw) where he became a one-time wXw Shotgun Champion and a one-time wXw Unified World Wrestling Champion, holding both titles separately for nearly a full year during each of his reigns. Other champions Tischer won during his prosperous career in Europe include the for East Side Wrestling's ESW Deutsche Meisterschaft Championship, German Wrestling Federation's GWF Berlin Championship and German Stampede Wrestling's GSW Breakthrough Championship and GSW Tag Team Championships. Between 2010 and 2014 all total, Tischer won a total of six championships.
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) (2015-present)
WWE NXT (2015-present)
During 2015, Tischer signed with the WWE and joined its NXT developmental program. He debuted on June 18 under his real name, in a match won by TNA alumni Samoa Joe. Over the course of 2015, Tischer gained a loss record in singles matches and also spent some of his first year in battle royals. On August 7, Tischer debuted his new ring name of Alexander Wolfe
- See: SAnitY
During September, Wolfe had wrestled regularly as a tag team with Sawyer Fulton before both men were recruited into the ranks of the new stable SAnitY. Led by Eric Young and joined also by Nikki Cross, the group loosed themselves upon the NXT roster. On the December 15, 2016 edition of NXT, Wolfe and Eric Young representing SAnitY, wrestled a tag match won by Roderick Strong & TJ Perkins. Wolfe wrestled his final 2016 tag match, teaming with Irish pro wrestler Damo in defeating Heavy Machinery (Otis Dozovic & Tucker Knight).
- Finishing and signature moves
- Death Valley Bomb
- Rear Naked Choke
- Shining Enzurigiri
- T-Bone Suplex
- German Suplex
- Liger Bomb
- Entrance themes