Will the odds be on their favor this time around?
Pageant veteran Mary Jean Lastimosa was second runner-up in 2011. She was heavily touted to win the top crown buto nly made it as a semifinalist the following year. Her switch of camp (she’s formerly from Aces & Queens) raised many eyebrows in the online pageant world.
Hannah Ruth Sison went home empty-handed last year, while Parul Shah was lucky enough to be called in the Top 15.
They are all under Kagandahang Flores, the team behind the Philippines’ two recent Miss International winners Precious Lara Quigaman and Bea Rose Santiago.