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Mae Young Classic

The Mae Young Classic is a professional wrestling women’s tournament produced by WWE, an American–based promotion.

Mae Young Classic
First eventMae Young Classic (2017)

WWE announced that a women’s tournament would be taking place in the summer of 2017 at a press conference during WrestleMania 33 weekend. There will be a total of 32 wrestlers competing.[1] The name of the event honors the late Mae Young.

In April 2018, a second tournament was announced.[2]

In August 2019, Triple H confirmed that the 2019 edition of the Mae Young Classic was currently planned.[3] In October 2019, WWE listed tickets for sale for November 2-3, however the posting was later removed.[4]

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  1. ^ "WWE announces 32-competitor Women's Tournament coming to WWE Network this summer". WWE. April 1, 2017. Retrieved June 27, 2017.
  2. ^ Jason, Namako (June 21, 2018). "First official details on the second annual Mae Young Classic tournament, tapings in August". Wrestleview. Retrieved July 19, 2018.
  3. ^ "08/08 Free Podcast: Paul "Triple H" Levesque's NXT media call". Spreaker. Retrieved 2019-08-08.
  4. ^ "WWE Shoots Down Mae Young Classic 2019 Advertisement For November | Fightful Wrestling". Retrieved 2019-10-10.
  5. ^ Powell, Jason. "9/12 Powell's WWE Mae Young Classic Finals Review: The tournament finals". Pro Wrestling Dot Net. Retrieved September 12, 2017.