New details regarding the upcoming Mae Young Classic have emerged. PWinsider.com is reporting that WWE will air a preview special on August 20th with the first round of the tournament being released in the On Demand section on the WWE Network. This would allow fans to binge watch the episodes. The second round will be added in the first week of September in the On Demand section. The company plans to air the finals of the tournament live on September 12th.
WWE plans to use a mix of currently signed NXT female talent with a few independent names for the tournament. As noted, the tapings for the tournament will take place on July 13th and 14th in Orlando, Florida at Full Sail University.