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. The name of the event honors the late Mae Young.
In April 2018, a second tournament was announced.
|Mae Young Classic (2017)||July 13, 2017||Winter Park, Florida||Full Sail University||Kairi Sane defeated Shayna Baszler|
|July 14, 2017|
|September 12, 2017||Paradise, Nevada||Thomas & Mack Center|
|Mae Young Classic (2018)||August 8, 2018||Winter Park, Florida||Full Sail University||Toni Storm defeated Io Shirai|
|August 9, 2018|
|October 28, 2018||Uniondale, New York||Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum|