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— WWE Network (@WWENetwork) August 10, 2018
Candice LeRae in MYC Dark Match
In other Mae Young Classic news, two dark matches took place prior to Thursday’s tapings, with the first match featuring Xia Brookside teaming up with MJ Jenkins and Jessie Elaban to defeat the team of Allysin Kay, Reina Gonzalez and Vanessa Craven.
The second dark match saw NXT star Candice LeRe team up with Aerial Monroe to defeat the team of Killer Kelly and Jinny. Kell and Jinny are both NXT UK stars who appeared at the TV tapings in Cambridge.
Triple H Praises Beth Phoenix & Renee Young
WWE Hall of Famer Beth Phoenix and Renee Young each have had big weeks, with Phoenix calling the Mae Young Classic taped at Full Sail, and Young filling in for Jonathan Coachman on Raw next week, which will be a history making appearance. Triple H commented on the success of both women with the following Tweet:
The story of each @MaeYoungClassic competitor is what makes the tournament so special. Thrilled to have two amazing women @ReneeYoungWWE and @TheBethPhoenix create the soundtrack to history with @MichaelCole. pic.twitter.com/8g7AhwMGnp
— Triple H (@TripleH) August 9, 2018