After having made the presentations of the participants and the taping of the matches, WWE has officially confirmed the crosses of its Mae Young Classic tournament. Through its special Bracketology, aired on WWE Network and hosted by Mauro Ranallo and Beth Phoenix, WWE presented the first 16 matches of the tournament. The tournament table is formed as follows:
The tournament will begin broadcasts this September 5 after the edition of the weekly NXT program. The first 4 programs will have 4 matches each and the final will be held in the Evolution event, which will be held on October 28, 2018.