It’s official. Singapore’s Miss Universe is now open to contenders who used to be a Mr.
Women who have had a sex change will be allowed to apply from next year, the beauty pageant’s organiser said on Sunday.
Traditionally, only natural-born females aged between 18 and 27 are allowed entry to the contest, which is co-owned by United States real estate mogul Donald Trump and television network NBC.
Hopefuls compete in national editions before taking part in an international pageant.