Alex Shelley Age, Facts, Family, Biography, Career

Alex Shelley
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About Alex Shelley
Birth PlaceUnited States
Birth DateMay 231983
Zodiac SignGemini
Eye ColorGreen

Who Is Alex Shelley?

Alex Shelley is a versatile American professional wrestler, physical therapist, musician, and singer. He made a name for himself in the wrestling world by winning titles such as the X Division Championship and World Tag Team Championship. Shelley’s wrestling career spans various promotions, including Ring of Honor and Pro Wrestling Zero1-Max in Japan.

He has also competed in New Japan Pro-Wrestling, where he held titles like the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship and the Strong Openweight Tag Team Championship, often teaming up with wrestlers like Kushida and Chris Sabin as part of the Motor City Machine Guns.

Beyond wrestling, Shelley is the lead singer of a rock band called The High Crusade, which features his friends and fellow wrestlers Chris Sabin and Petey Williams.

What Is Alex Shelley’s Real Name?

His real name is Patrick Kenneth Martin, but he is popularly known as Alex Shelley.

How Many Social Media Followers Does He Have?

He has over 50,000 followers on Instagram (@alexshelley313).

What Are The Educational Details Of Alex Shelley?

Alex’s journey in professional wrestling began at the Can-Am Wrestling School operated by Border City Wrestling. There, he received training from experienced wrestlers and mentors, Joe E. Legend and Scott D’Amore.

What Is The Height Of Alex Shelley?

He is about 5 feet 10 inches or 177.8 cm tall.

What Is His Birthplace?

He was born in Detroit, Michigan, United States.

Alex Shelley Facts

  1. In March 2002, Alex made his professional wrestling debut using the ring name “Alex Shelley.” This unique name was crafted by combining the first name of Alex, the central character from the dystopian novel “A Clockwork Orange” by Anthony Burgess, with the surname of Pete Shelley, who was the lead singer of the punk rock band the Buzzcocks from the 1970s.
  2. On May 22, 2004, Alex, along with fellow wrestlers Austin Aries, Jack Evans, and Roderick Strong, came together to form a wrestling stable known as “Generation Next.”
  3. On July 17, 2004, at the event titled “Reborn: Completion,” Alex competed against Doug Williams in the finals of a tournament for the vacant ROH Pure Championship. Unfortunately, Shelley was unable to secure the victory in this match.
  4. On June 12, 2005, Alex made an appearance on the international version of WWE Heat. During this appearance, he faced Simon Dean and was defeated after being hit with the Simonizer.


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