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Laura Victoria Lehmann (born July 16, 1994) is a Filipino TV Host, model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss World Philippines 2017 and represented the Philippines at the Miss World 2017 pageant in China.

Laura Lehmann
Laura Victoria Lehmann

(1994-07-16) July 16, 1994 (age 24)
EducationAteneo de Manila University
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)[1]
TitleMiss World Philippines 2017
Beauty pageant titleholder
Hair colorBlack
Eye colorBrown
Binibining Pilipinas 2014
(1st Runner-up)
Miss World Philippines 2017
Miss World 2017
(Top 40)
(Beauty With A Purpose - Winner)


Early lifeEdit

Lehmann graduated from Assumption College during her grade school days then during high school she transferred to Beacon International School before graduating at the International School of Manila. She also attended Occidental College before transferring to Ateneo de Manila University to finish her studies.[2]

She is a former member of the Philippines women's national softball team during her younger years[3] and was supposed to play for Ateneo before she decided to accept the scholarship offered to her by the Occidental College at the last minute.[4]


Lehmann started of her career as a courtside reporter in the UAAP Season 77 and 78 for the Ateneo Blue Eagles.[5] She then went on to be a courstide reporter in the Shakey's V-League in 2015. In 2016, she became one of the hosts of the shows Upfront at the UAAP in ABS-CBN Sports and Action and Listed in Lifestyle.[6]

In 2018 Lehmann transfer and signed a management contract to GMA Network.


Binibining Pilipinas 2014Edit

On March 30, 2014, Lehmann joined the Binibining Pilipinas 2014 pageant wherein she was hailed as 1st runner-up.[7]

Miss World Philippines 2017Edit

On September 3, 2017, Lehmann joined and won the Miss World Philippines 2017 pageant wherein she succeeded Catriona Gray.[8]

Miss World 2017Edit

Lehmann represented the Philippines at the Miss World 2017 pageant in Sanya, China, placed in the Top 40 and won Beauty With A Purpose.[9]

Personal lifeEdit

Lehman is of German, Swiss, Spanish, and Filipino descent, and was raised by a single mother.[10]

Since 2014, Lehmann has been in a relationship with basketball player Von Pessumal.[11]

She is currently taking up Psychology at the Ateneo de Manila University.[12]


  1. ^ "Laura LEHMANN, Philippines 2017". Miss World. Retrieved February 24, 2018.
  2. ^ "Laura Lehmann: The new face in the crowd". The Guidon. September 11, 2014.
  3. ^ "What drew Von Pessumal to girlfriend Laura Lehmann". ABS-CBN Sports. August 20, 2015.
  4. ^ "This beauty queen is a team player". Philippine Daily Inquirer. November 7, 2015.
  5. ^ "Binibining Plipinas runner-up Laura Lehmann is the Neweset Ateneo courtside reporter in the UAAP". Philippine Daily Inquirer. July 11, 2014.
  6. ^ "How then-pedia-aspirant Laura Lehmann fell in love with hosting". ABS-CBN Sports. January 9, 2017.
  7. ^ "FULL LIST: Binibining Pilipinas 2014 winners". Rappler. March 31, 2014.
  8. ^ "Former Ateneo courtside reporter Laura Lehmann crowned as Miss World Philippines 2017". ABS-CBN Sports. September 3, 2017.
  9. ^ "Miss World 2017 journey ends for Laura Lehmann". ABS-CBN News. November 18, 2017. Retrieved December 4, 2017.
  10. ^ "Miss World Philippinen 2017 - Wer ist Laura Lehmann? - Philippinen Magazin". September 13, 2017.
  11. ^ "Love blossoms for Pessumal and courtside reporter, but both keep eyes on goal". October 20, 2015.
  12. ^ "Get to know: Ateneo courtside reporter Laura Lehmann". ABS-CBN Sports. November 26, 2015.

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