Nicole Cordoves shows her support for Roberta Tamondong
The first runner-up of Miss Grand International 2016, Nicole Cordoves, shows her support for the country’s representative this year, Roberta Tamondong.
On Tuesday, the beauty queen-turned-host shared a photo of herself with Tamondong and asked her fellow Filipinos to wish her luck in the upcoming pageant.
“Let’s give her love and support as she competes tonight,” she said in an Instagram post.
Cordoves also interviewed Tamondong for her vlog, where the latter mostly talked about her pageant journey. The video was uploaded on Tuesday, hours before the Miss Grand International 2022 coronation party.
“I wish you all the best, Roberta,” she told the 20-year-old beauty queen, believing she would do well in the competition.
And while she hopes Miss Grand International will be Tamondong’s “highlight event” since becoming a beauty queen at the age of 15, Cordoves acknowledged there could be so much more in store for her. she.
“Because who knows, you’re still so young. Puwede mo pang tahakin kung anong gusto mong tahakin,” she said.
Tamondong is aiming to win the first Miss Grand International Philippines crown. The country has so far managed a first-place runner-up via Cordoves in 2016 and Samantha Bernardo in 2021.