“Barrio Rapper ng Nueva Vizcaya” Jimboy Martin was declared Pinoy Big Brother 737’
s Teen Big Winner this Sunday night, November 8, live at the Albay Astrodome in Legazpi City.
Garnering 56.76% of total votes, he won an Asian Tour Package for two from Von Dutch Originals, a house and lot from Camella and P1 million.
Jimboy’s father, Henry gave a message to his son, “Ginampanan mo lahat ang mga matitinding pagsubok na binigay sa’yo ni Kuya. Hindi ka sumuko para lang sa amin. Thank you, thank you, anak. We are proud of you. We love you.”
When asked about his plans after winning PBB, Jimboy replied, “Para sa akin po, ok pa rin naman po ang pagiging simpleng buhay basta may pamilya po, kasama ko po sila… Kung ano man pong dumating na oportunidad sa akin, sasaluhin ko po ‘yun.”
He also expressed his gratitude to those who voted for him for making one of his dreams, which is to become a Teen Big Winner, come true.
Meanwhile, “Daldal Darling ng Australia” Ylona Garcia finished 2nd Big Placer and won P500,000.00. She garnered 43.24% of votes.
“Ylona is a very strong girl. She became stronger with all the challenges, the criticisms, rejections, she stood up. She’s very matured for her age. She’s very, very, very determined and has the motivation to reach her goals,” Ylona’s mother said.
Overwhelmed by the support she is getting, Ylona expressed her gratitude to those who continue to support her. “Thank you guys so much! You guys are the best… I’m speechless.”