Friday, June 14, 2024


Middlefield, Ohio
Michael Wardlow
Height & Weight:
267 Ib

Titles Won:

  • AEW TNT Championship (2 times)
  • Face of the Revolution Ladder Match (2022)
  • IWC Super Indy Championship
  • IWC World Heavyweight Championship (3 times)
  • Revenge Pro World Championship

Michael is currently signed to All Elite Wrestling (AEW) under the ring name Wardlow. He previously served as the bodyguard of MJF (Maxwell Jacob Friedman) and a member of The Pinnacle faction, before turning on his employer. On February 19th, 2020, he participated in AEW’s first-ever steel cage match on an episode of Dynamite.

His first individual success came at the Revolution PPV in 2022, when he won a ladder match to earn a shot at the TNT Championship. While he did not succeed this time, he later won the TNT title in July after overcoming MJF in a high-profile feud. He won the title again at AEW Revolution 2023 by defeating Samoa Joe.

Notable Feuds: vs. MJF, vs. Samoa Joe