24-year-old singer and model Catriona Gray of Philippines won the 67th Miss Universe Pageant held Impact, Muang Thong Thani, Pak Kret, Thailand. She bested contestants from 93 other countries to succeed Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa as the new Miss Universe 2018.
Catriona Gray is the fourth Filipino to win the Miss Universe. Philippines previously won Miss Universe titles in 2015, 1973 and 1969.
Tamaryn Green of South Africa and third-place Sthefany Gutierrez of Venezuela. She succeeds Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters of South Africa. Kiara Ortega of Puerto Rico and H’Hen Niê of Vietnam completed the top 5.
Representatives of Canada, Curacao, Thailand, Nepal and Costa Rica made it to the top 10. In the top 20 were Australia, Brazil, Belgium, Great Britain, Hungary, Indonesia, Ireland, Jamaica, Poland and United States.
On-anong Homsombath of Laos won Best in National costume.
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