Andrea Meza of Mexico was named Miss Universe 2020 at the pageant’s finals night held in Florida, USA on Monday, May 17 (May 16 in Florida).
She succeeds South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi, whose reign was extended after the 2020 pageant was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The rest of the top 5 was ranked as follows:
- 1st runner-up: Julia Gama, Brazil
- 2nd runner-up: Janick Maceta del Castillo, Peru
- 3rd runner-up: Adline Castelino, India
- 4th runner-up: Kimberly Jimenez, Dominican Republic
Andrea was selected out of 74 delegates by a judging panel made up of eight women, including two previous winners, entrepreneurs, and TV personalities. – Rappler.com