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Valdez, Wurtzbach headline as muses in PBA opener


Alyssa Valdez and Pia Wurtzbach will headline as muses for their respective teams in the opening ceremony of Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) 44th season on Sunday at the Philippine Arena in Bulacan.

The Creamline’s volleyball phenom will join the NLEX Road Warriors, making her second appearance as the muse since 2015 with TNT Katropa.

Meanwhile, the 2015 Miss Universe will make her first stint as muse with the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel.

2016 Miss International Kylie Versoza will join forces with the defending champs San Miguel Beermen, while 2018 Mutya ng Pilipinas winner Aya Fernandez will be on the Northport Batang Pier.

Blackwater will parade two-time Olympian swimmer Jasmine Alkhaldi and volleybelle/beauty queen Michelle Gumabao.

For the showbiz personalities, the 2018 Governors’ Cup champion Magnolia have chosen Mega Star Sharon Cuneta. Alaska will have GMA’s Klea Pineda, while Phoenix will enjoy the services of Halik star Yam Concepcion.

On the other hand, TNT, Meralco, Rain or Shine, and Columbian are still looking for their official muses yet.