Michele Gumabao applies for 2020 Miss Universe Philippines

Heidi Hsia

3 Feb –Michele Gumabao recently revealed that she has decided to try her luck again in winning the Miss Universe Philippines title.

As reported on Push, the professional volleyball player shared the good news on Instagram with a photo of in a yellow dress in front of a wall displaying the words Miss Universe Philippines.

She wrote, "Trading in my sneakers one more time. Submitted my application to be part of the first ever Miss Universe Philippines. Hello 2020."

This is not the first time Gumabao is joining a beauty pageant. She previously competed in 2018 through Binibining Pilipinas, the former franchise holder of the said organisation.

Gumabao successfully won Miss Globe Philippines at the time, and finished at Top 15 in Miss Globe 2018.

The upcoming Miss Universe Philippines pageant will be held on 3 May at the Mall of Asia Arena.

(Photo Source: Michelle Gumabao Instagram)