Nadia Sayers, representing Ulster, was named Miss Universe Ireland 2020 in a virtual competition that concluded on December 21.

The 26-year-old model, psychology graduate, and mental health advocate bested 11 other finalists for the title and the right to represent Ireland in the next edition of the Miss Universe pageant.

Chloe Louise Davies and Laura Nolan completed the Top 3.

No stranger to pageants, Sayers was Miss Intercontinental Ireland 2017 and competed at the Miss Intercontinental 2017 contest in Egypt. She was also Miss Earth-Water Northern Ireland 2017 and a Top 10 finalist at Miss Universe Ireland 2019.

Ireland has yet to win the Miss Universe crown. It currently ranks 33rd in Missosology Big 5 Ranking. Missosology.Org