Representing the Philippines, Rowena Lucero Sasuluya almost won The Miss Globe 2020. She was the third runner-up of the 47th edition of the international beauty pageant held annually by Deliart Association, which is based in Tirania, Albania.
Hailing from Guiguinto, Bulacan, Philippines, Sasuluya earned her bachelor’s degree in social studies from Bulacan State University. She is one of the candidates of Binibining Pilipinas 2020 and was appointed as the representative of the Philippines in The Miss Globe 2020.
It was Lorinda Kolgeci of Kosovo who was crowned The Miss Globe 2020 while Matveeva Evgenia of Siberia was runner-up to her. Naomi Chioma Anene of Ghana and Thawany Aparecida De Faria of Brazil were the respective second and third runners-up.
Hosted by Miss Albania 1995 Hygerta Sako, The Miss Globe 2020 coronation night took place at the Olympic Park in Tirania on November 12, 2020. Including Sasuluya Kolgeci, Evgenia, Anene and Faria 42 candidates participated in the international beauty pageant amid the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Sasuluya was voted as People’s Choice, which gave her an automatic spot in the Top 15. Alie Sabine Van Der Lei of the Netherlands was Miss Social Media, Chimonay Botha of South Africa was Miss Friendship and Miliausha Galimova of Tatarstan was Best in National Costume.
Ijada Baci of Albania was Miss Photogenic while Anna Ferreti of Spain was Miss Fashion. Joni Peci Store, one of the sponsors, selected Anene and Paidamoyo Moreblessing Mangi of Zimbabwe for a photo shoot project.
Laura Viviana Renteira of Colombia was named Miss Bikini in one of the preliminary events. Angelina Gorbunova of Russia won the talent competition prior to the coronation night.
The Miss Globe 2019 Alejandra Díaz de León of Mexico was present during the coronation ceremony to personally crown Kolgeci. The outgoing queen was crowned on October 21, 2019 at the Holiday Villages Montenegro in Ulcinj, Montenegro.