Watch: Sam Mangubat failed to enter Semifinals, Aillen Udtog new Tawag ng Tanghalan champion

Aillen Udtog is the new Tawag ng Tanghalan champion — defeating Sam Mangubat on Saturday’s episode of It’s Showtime, August 20, 2016.

Aillen Udtog new Tawag ng Tanghalan champion defeats Sam Mangubat

Daily winner Aillen Udtog from Metro Manila beats the defending champion Sam Mangubat from Laguna on Tawag ng Tanghalan on Saturday.

In the sing off, Aillen Udtog sings “The Way You Make Me Feel” by Michael Jackson while Sam Mangubat does his cover of ‘World of Our Own’ by Westlife.

Udtog received a total average score of 94.4 percent while Mangubat got 93.0 percent of score from the judges.

Watch their performance on the video below.

Udtog will return on Monday to defend her title. Sam failed to enter the Semifinals.

What can you say about the judges’ decision? Share your comments on the video below.

Photo: ABS-CBN / It’s Showtime