MISS USA is the 61st MISS UNIVERSE!
1st Runner Up: PHILIPPINES
2nd Runner Up: VENEZUELA
3rd Runner Up: AUSTRALIA
4th Runner Up: BRAZIL
The 61st annual Miss Universe beauty pageant featured around 90 delegates from around the world – competing in one of the planet’s most popular beauty pageants – winner announced just now! December 19 (December 20 in Asia). Live from Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Leila Lopes from Angola crowned her successor. Live via Starworld (SkyCABLE) and delayed few minutes fromABSCBN Broadcasting Corp, MISS USA is the new Miss Universe.
Among the semi finalists, Venezuela and USA and PHILIPPINES showed potential to really win the Miss Universe title. From Long gown to Swimsuit competition and even to the Question and Answer portion, USA flanked her way to the crown. Though I love Janine Tugonon’s answer, still Congratulations!
Top 16 (in order of announcement)
Venezuela Turkey France Peru Russia Mexico Poland Hungary S Africa Philippines Croatia Brazil Kosovo Australia India USA
Top 10 (in order of announcement)
Australia, Russia, Brazil, France, Venezuela, USA, Hungrrrrry, South Africa, Mexico, PHILIPPINES!
Top 5 (to follow)
Venezuela, Philippines, Australia, USA, Brazil
Miss Congeniality: GUATEMALA
Miss Photogenic: KOSOVO