December 17, Bangkok, Thailand, the Final ceremony of the 67th Miss Universe international pageant took place. Miss Russia 2018 Yulia Polyachikhina was not among the finalists, but our beauty represented Russia with honor at all stages of the contest.
Miss Universe 2018 is Catriona Gray from the Philippines, the title of the 1st Vice Miss Universe is awarded to Tamaryn Green from South Africa and 2nd Vice Miss Universe is the contestant from Venezuela — Sthefany Gutierrez.
The Top-20 finalists of the Miss Universe 2018 were the contestants from South Africa, Philippines, Nepal, Vietnam, Thailand, Ireland, Belgium, Poland, Great Britain, Hungary, Curacao, Costa Rica, Canada, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, USA, Venezuela, Indonesia, Brazil and Australia.
The Top-10 included Vietnam, South Africa, Costa Rica, Philippines, Venezuela, Curacao, Nepal, Canada, Thailand and Puerto Rico. After the announcement the contestants presented their evening gowns and at the end the Top-5 finalists — representatives from Puerto Rico, Venezuela, South Africa, Vietnam and Philippines awaited for the most exciting part of the ceremony — questions from the jury. As the result of this stage the three winners were chosen.
We are glad to remind you that on December 8 in China the Final ceremony of the Miss World 2018 pageant took place and Vice Miss Russia Natalya Stroeva made it to the Top-30 of the most beautiful girls in the world.
We are sure that the participation in two of the most important international beauty pageants has given invaluable experience and unforgettable memories to our beauties!