MANILA, PHILIPPINES — The new Binibining Pilipinas International 2022 is Nicole Borromeo, a CEBUANA beauty queen. Borromeo was crowned on July 31 at the Binibining Pilipinas 2022 Coronation Night in Araneta City, Quezon City’s Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Actor Donny Pangilinan, a special guest panelist, asked Borromeo during the Top 12 Question and Answer segment: “On a scale of 1–10, how would you evaluate yourself as a responsible Filipino citizen and why?”
“As a responsible Filipino citizen, I’d like to give myself a good eight since I know there’sthere’s always the potential for improvement,” the 20-year-old responded.
“I still have a lot to learn despite how much I know I don’t. And I want to accomplish it with you,” she added.
The other winners are Binibining Pilipinas Grand International Roberta Angela Tamondong, Binibining Pilipinas Globe Chelsea Fernandez, and Binibining Pilipinas Intercontinental Gabrielle Camille Basiano.
Herlene Nicole Budol, the crowd favorite, was named first runner-up, and Stacey Daniella Gabriel was named second runner-up.
Catriona Gray, Miss Universe 2018, and Nicole Cordoves, Miss Grand International 2016 1st runner-up, served as this year’syear’s hosts.
Ann Colis, Miss Globe 2015, and Ahtisa Manalo, first runner-up in Miss International 2018, served as judges.
At the Binibining Pilipinas 2022 swimsuit competition, Kapamilya actress Maymay Entrata performed her hit track “Amakabogera.”
The P-pop boy group SB19 sang WIN YOUR HEART for the production number. The P-pop boy band puts their spin on the enduring theme tune, which was composed by Nonong Pedero, in the lyric video debuting on YouTube on July 11. Three minutes of brand-new music with rap and modern pop elements have been added to the song.
During their performance, Maymay and SB19 quickly became one of the top trending topics on Twitter, receiving tens of thousands of messages from pageant fans.
Nicole Borromeo will be heading to Japan next year to participate in Miss International 2023, while her predecessor, Hannah Arnold, will compete for the 60th Miss International on December 13. – WhatALife!/Brix