Iloilo's Rabiya Mateo is Miss Universe Philippines 2020

Rabiya Mateo of Iloilo City was crowned the winner of the Miss Universe Philippines 2020 pageant held at the Baguio Country Club. The finals aired on Sunday, October 25.

Rabiya, 23, was crowned by Gazini Ganados, who placed in the Top 20 of the Miss Universe pageant last year.

The rest of the Top 5 were ranked as follows:

  • 1st runner-up: Maria Ysabella "Bella" Ysmael, Parañaque
  • 2nd runner-up: Michele Gumabao, Quezon City
  • 3rd runner-up: Pauline Amelinckx, Bohol
  • 4th runner-up: Kimberly "Billie" Hakenson, Cavite

Rabiya will represent the Philippines in the Miss Universe pageant. – Rappler.com