On Wednesday, August 19 in the social media of the Miss Portuguesa Organization appeared the official information that 19-year-old Cristiana Silva – 1st Runner-Up of Miss Portuguesa 2019 received the title of Miss Universe Portugal 2020 and will represent her country in the Miss Universe 2020 pageant, which will take place in the first quarter of next year in the USA. The organizers of the Portuguese beauty contest have appointed a delegate, because this year’s pageant has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Miss Portuguesa is another beauty contest whose this year edition has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Therefore, the organizers have decided to appoint a delegate, who will represent Portugal in the 69th edition of the prestigious Miss Universe pageant, which will be held in the first quarter of next year in the USA.
(Cristiana Silva – 1st Runner-Up of Miss Portuguesa’19, photo: Cristiana Silva/Instagram)
According to the decision of the organizers of the Miss Portuguesa pageant, the Miss Universe Portugal 2020 title went to 19-year-old Cristiana Silva – 1st Runner-Up of Miss Portuguesa 2019!
Cristiana Silva is 170 cm tall. She comes from the Freamunde parish in the Paços de Ferreira municipality in the Porto district. She is training as a legal counsel at the School of Technology and Management in Felgueiras integrated with Polytechnic of Porto. In the future, she intends to study law.
Cristiana works as a model. She likes to play sports, read, study, travel and learn about new cultures, customs and traditions of other countries. She loves to spend her free time with family and friends.
Cristiana doesn’t have much experience in beauty contests. In last year April, she took part in the Miss Portuguesa Gaia 2019 local’s competition, which she won. Thanks to this, she was included in the prestigious, national pageant of Miss Portuguesa 2019, which took place in last year July. She ended the competition for the crown and the title of the most beautiful Portuguese woman in 2nd place, winning the title of 1st Runner-Up of Miss Portuguesa 2019.
(Cristiana Silva in a swimsuit and evening gown, photos: Miss Portuguesa/Instagram)
Soon we will find out, that the beautiful Cristiana will be successful in the international arena. Her promotion to the Miss Universe semi-finalists group would be a great source of pride for Portugal, because this country is not on a winning streak in these prestigious elections. Over the last several decades, this country’s representatives were promoted to the group of Miss Universe semi-finalists only twice – in 2011and 2019.
(Cristina Silva, photo: Miss Portuguesa)
PHOTO: Miss Portuguesa