Binibining Pilipinas Universe 2016 Maxine Medina is amongst one of the highest of the Pre-Arrival Hot Picks checklist on the wonder pageant discussion board missosology.org for the 65th version of Miss Universe pageant.
The pageant observers are believing that it isn’t unattainable for the Philippines to have a back-to-back win this 12 months, after Pia Wurtzbach bought the crown in December 2015.
This is given Maxine’s distinctive magnificence and the assist of her countrymen, which is just boosting her confidence and making her extra desirous to win the crown.
“Although magaganda ‘yung candidates for the 2016 Miss Universe, aside from the homecourt avantage, iba kasi ‘yung hitsura ni Maxine. There’s also the modelling advantage for her, so I think, Maxine is comfortable competing here in Manila,” pageant skilled Ferdinand Abejon mentioned in an interview on GMA News, Wednesday.
Following Miss Philippines within the Hot Picks checklist from Missosology are Miss Thailand Chalita Suansane, Miss Venezuela Mariam Habach, Miss Brazil Raissa Santana, and Miss Colombia Andrea Tovar.
Like final 12 months when Wurtzbach was vying for the distinguished crown, Colombia’s magnificence queen is perhaps one of the Philippines’ candidate’s greatest opponents.
“Malakas ang laban ng Colombia, and I think they would want to get the title because of what happened last year,” Abejon added.
To recall, final 12 months’s Miss Universe host Steve Harvey mistakenly introduced Miss Colombia 2015 Ariadna Gutierrez-Arevalo because the winner earlier than he got here again on stage and made a correction when Pia Wurtzbach was awarded the crown.
A number of weeks earlier than the pageant massive day on January 30, Maxine continues to spend most of her time getting ready for the distinguished competitors, keen to offer Filipinos a back-to-back win.
“I’ve been up 24/7 for the country, and I will do my very best… We can do this!” Medina mentioned.
The 65th Miss Universe pageant will begin with a number of actions subsequent week in Vigan, Baguio, Boracay, Cebu, Batangas, and Davao.
It will conclude with the Grand Coronation Night on January 30, 2017 on the Mall of Asia Arena at eight:00 AM.
To present for safety in the course of the pageant day, over 1,300 police officers shall be designated in several components of Metro Manila, and extra officers shall be deployed in Vigan, Baguio, Boracay, Cebu, Batangas, and Davao, for the competitors.
As of now, officers of the Philippine National Police have coordinated with the Metro Manila Development Authority to handle the traffif stream.
The Philippine Coast Guard can also be serving to for the safety of coastal areas whereas the Department of Health is doing for the medical emergencies.