Axe had a brief fight with Sunspot in his cell at the Arena to demonstrate the latter's powers for Alexander Flynn. Later he was seen in Madripoor jungle, defending a drug cartel dealer, when he was attacked and defeated by Wolverine.
Major Story Arcs
For more information see: The Uncanny X-Men #261 - Harriers Hunt
Axe is part of the Harriers who kidnap Wolverine.
For more information see: The Hunted
While in The Cage, Axe becomes the personal body guard of Mo Money.
While Wolverine makes a brief stay in The Cage, Mo Money orders Axe to kill Wolverine, but Axe fails and kills a member of the Skulls instead. This starts a riot, that leads to Wolverine being put into solitary.
For more information see: Fear Itself and Fear Itself: Thunderbolts
Axe is killed.