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Mae Young Classic

The Mae Young Classic is a special event, promoted by the American professional wrestling promotion, WWE. It will be constituted by a 32 competitor tournament exclusively for women from both NXT and the independent circuit. The tournament will take place on July 13, July 14, and September 12, 2017.

Candice LeRae reflects on experience during the Mae Young Classic

Independent Wrestling Star and Mae Young Classic competitor Candice LeRae recently spoke with Ring Rust Radio to reflect on her experience of taking part...

Kairi Sane wants women to know they are powerful

It's been a whirlwind of a week for the first Mae Young Classic winner. After being crowned the inaugural tourney winner, Kairi Sane is...

Mae Young Classic Finale: The Princess dethrones the Queen

32 competitors, 31 matches, 13 countries, 8 episodes, 1 winner. The inaugural Mae Young Classic comes to a close tonight as the (Pirate) Princess...

Kairi Sane wins the inaugural Mae Young Classic

Tonight, WWE concluded their historic Mae Young Classic tournament. The tournament that started off with 32 competitors representing 13 different countries turned to two in...

Mae Young Classic Finale Predictions: Shayna Baszler vs. Kairi Sane

Tonight on the WWE Network, Shayna Baszler faces Kairi Sane in the Mae Young Classic Finale. Which woman will be crowned the inaugural winner...

Sara Amato reflects on the inaugural Mae Young Classic

As we come to finale of the inaugural Mae Young Classic, WWE NXT Assistant Head Coach Sara Amato was interviewed by Rolling Stone to reflect...

The Mae Young Classic reportedly a big hit on the WWE...

The Mae Young Classic is reportedly a big hit on the WWE Network. According to Dave Meltzer in the latest edition of The Wrestling Observer...

Ronda Rousey issues challenge to WWE’s Four Horsewomen

WWE have uploaded a video of Ronda Rousey, Marina Shafir and Jessamyn Duke confronting Charlotte Flair, Becky Lynch and Bayley during today’s release of...

Mae Young Classic Discussion Post: Episodes 5 – 8

The Mae Young Classic continues with the release of episodes 5 through 8 on the WWE Network today at 9 AM ET. These episodes will...

Mae Young Classic Review: Episode 4

12 matches down and 4 matches left for our remaining 8 women to advance to the next round of the Mae Young Classic. We’ve...

Mae Young Classic Review: Episode 3

Well, here we are on episode 3 of the Mae Young Classic. Eight of the competing athletes have already advanced to the next round...

Mae Young Classic Review: Episode 2

Welcome to Episode 2 of the Mae Young Classic. The first four matches in Episode 1 introduced seasoned veterans, new faces, and compelling match...

Mae Young Classic Review: Episode 1

Hola Diva Dirt readers and welcome to our first review on WWE’s historic Mae Young Classic tournament! Josue here and I’ll be kicking things...

Triple H on whether the Mae Young Classic could lead to...

WWE Executive Triple H was recently interviewed by USA Today’s For the Win to discuss the Mae Young Classic, the importance behind it and...

Rachel Evers discusses the Mae Young Classic

Rising star Rachel Evers recently spoke with Bleacher Report to discuss her participation in the Mae Young Classic, if she feels pressure being a...

WWE announces two new signings during Mae Young Classic

During the premiere of WWE’s Mae Young Classic, the company have announced the signing of two new females: Kacy Catanzaro and Shadia Bseiso. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xDAAPg580qw] Kacy...

Mae Young Classic Discussion Post: Episodes 1 – 4

WWE makes history today by presenting its first women's tournament, the Mae Young Classic. The premiere event debuts on the WWE Network today at...

Shayna Baszler aiming to make history in the Mae Young Classic

TV Insider recently spoke with Shayna Baszler ahead of the premiere of the Mae Young Classic to discuss the tournament. Highlights of the interview...

Potential plans for the NXT Women’s Championship

Last week, the WWE announced that Asuka had suffered a collaborate injury and, as a result, relinquished her NXT Women’s Title during WWE's latest...

The Mae Young Classic was originally only going to be a...

We're just a few days away from the premiere of the Mae Young Classic! Triple H recently promoted the landmark event in an interview...

Mia Yim on how wrestling has evolved around the issue of...

One year ago, Mia Yim (then known as GFW Knockout Jade) shared her story of domestic violence with the Huffington Post. Since then, Mia...

WWE releases full episode of ‘Mae Young Classic Bracketology’ special

For those who may have missed Sunday’s special airing of WWE’s Mae Young Classic Bracketology, we have some good news! Ahead of the much anticipated...

Triple H discusses the Mae Young Classic

During a conference call to help promote NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn III today, Triple H discussed details behind the Mae Young Classic, WWE experimenting their...

Lita on which NXT Superstar stood out at the Mae Young...

WWE Hall of Famer Lita recently spoke with Jim Varsallone at Florida Supercon in Fort Lauderdale to discuss various topics including getting started with...

WWE spotlights Mae Young Classic participants

We are less than a month away from the premiere of WWE’s Mae Young Classic! To help hype up the much anticipated event, the WWE...

Mae Young Classic competitor sustained a concussion during Mae Young Classic...

Warning: This post contains a spoiler to the upcoming Mae Young Classic Tournament!   According to Pro Wrestling Sheet, Mae Young Classic competitor and newly signed...

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