MANILA — Being the newly crowned Miss Universe-Philippines hasn’t sunk in yet for Gazini Ganados, but already she’s setting sights on “learning opportunities” to pull off a back-to-back international win with reigning Miss Universe and compatriot Catriona Gray. In her first sit-down interview after taking home the coveted national crown, the 23-year-old model from Talisay, Cebu recalled her winning moment as a seeming freeze in time. “Every time na na nakikita ko ‘yung video ng pag-crown ko, naiiyak pa rin ako. Totoo ba? Me? Halos hindi ako makapaglakad towards Catriona, kasi parang na-starstruck ako,” she told ABS-CBN News’ Mario Dumaual on Tuesday. “I remained in the middle of the stage, tapos hinila niya ako. Okay, papasok pa pala ako sa front. Nakalimutan ko na lahat. Nag-stop ‘yung mundo ko when they announced it was me who is Miss Universe-Philippines,” Ganados added. Recalling what Gray had told her as the … [Read more...] about UNCUT: 1-on-1 with Miss Universe-Philippines Gazini Ganados
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MULTIMEDIA George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News Posted at Jun 10 2019 10:30 AM Gazini Ganados is crowned Miss Universe Philippines 2019 by last year's winner, Catriona Gray, at this year's Binibining Pilipinas pageant at the Smart Araneta Coliseum early Monday. Ganados, who hails from Cebu, will represent the Philippines in the next Miss Universe pageant. /news/06/10/19/bam-aquino-liberal-party-has-to-start-fresh-after-senate-race-wipeout/sports/06/10/19/tennis-austrias-thiem-rattles-rafa-but-title-still-out-of-reach/overseas/06/10/19/race-to-replace-uks-may-gets-underway/sports/06/10/19/tennis-sanguine-nadal-says-he-is-not-obsessed-about-federers-record/sports/06/10/19/golf-mcilroy-captures-canadian-open-with-career-tying-61 … [Read more...] about Cebu’s Gazini Ganados wins Miss Universe Philippines crown
MANILA - The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) unveiled on Saturday two commemorative stamps featuring Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray. Gray, who is in the Philippines for homecoming events, graced the launch and signed envelopes bearing the stamps. The special stamps feature two photos of the Fil-Australian beauty queen during her winning moment at the Miss Universe 2018 pageant night. One stamp showing Catriona's portrait shot is priced at P12. The special stamp showing Gray's winning moment at the pageant costs P55. PHLPost said the stamps will be available on Feb. 27. In 1973, PHLPost first issued special commemorative stamps for the country’s first two Miss Universe titleholders: Gloria Diaz and Margarita Moran. It was followed in 2016 when Pia Wurtzbach won the crown. IN PHOTOS: 'Tireless' Catriona Gray takes to the streets of pageant-crazy Manila … [Read more...] about LOOK: PHLPost honors Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray with special stamps
MAYNILA -- Isa ang aktor na si RS Francisco sa mga nagpahayag ng kanyang pananabik sa nalalapit na engrandeng pagbabalik Pilipinas ni 2018 Miss Universe Philippines Catriona Gray para sa kanyang homecoming parade. Kuwento ni RS na kilala din na malapit sa Miss Universe Organization, muling inukit ni Catriona ang mapa ng Pilipinas sa mundo dahil sa pagmamahal nito sa bansa. "Ang ganda ng image ng Philippines all over the world now, 'di ba? We raised our flags and not just Philippines' but everyone else's flag. I think she taught everyone, not just the Filipinos, but everyone about patriotism, to love your country, raise your flag and be proud of where you come from and where you born," ani RS sa panayam ng ABS-CBN News. Aniya, bilang isang Pilipino, masaya siya na muling nasungkit ng Pilipinas ang korona sa prestihiyosong beauty pageant. "Alam mo that's why I'm very happy with Catriona kasi parang she made everybody united in the Philippines talaga," sabi pa niya. At dahil … [Read more...] about RS Francisco, excited sa mga dapat abangan sa Miss Universe Philippines
MANILA - Supermodel Tyra Banks has been "thinking" about Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray's "lava walk," and it seems that the pageant organization is willing to turn those musings into reality. The "America's Next Top Model" host and producer on Friday randomly tweeted: "Can’t stop thinking about that #LavaWalk." The "lava walk" was Gray's signature sashay that helped her win the fourth Miss Universe crown for the Philippines in December 2018. The Miss Universe Organization saw her post and replied: "We would love to see you and @catrionaelisa #lavawalk together!" Gray was giddy over Banks' most recent praise for her catwalk skills. "Would be a dream @tyrabanks," the Filipina beauty queen said on her Instagram stories, adding crying and heart emojis. Banks first lauded Gray during the Miss Universe preliminaries when the Bicolana beauty stunned the audience with her "slo-mo twirl." "Pinoy power to the max!!!" Banks said in a tweet shortly after the Miss Universe swimsuit … [Read more...] about Will Tyra Banks, Catriona Gray do ‘lava walk’ together?