Chavika Watrsang of Phuket is chosen as Miss Earth Thailand 2015. She was declared as the 1st runner-up in Miss Universe Thailand 2015 pageant to Aniporn Chalermburanawong on 18 July 2015 at Royal Paragon Hall, Siam Paragon, Bangkok. She is 19 years old and 5′ 11″ (180 cm) tall. She will represent Thailand in Miss Earth 2015 pageant in Vienna, Austria this year. It will be the first Miss Earth edition in Europe and hence there is a lot of excitement about it. Miss Earth 2014 Jamie Herrell will crown her successor in a grand event. Millions around the globe are waiting for the moment with baited breath!
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Chavika Watrsang will not have easy ride at Miss Earth 2015. The strongest contenders at the moment are Miss Ecuador Angela Bonilla, Miss Colombia Estefania Muñoz, Miss Malaysia Danielle Wong, Miss Philippines Angelia Ong, Miss United States Brittany Ann Payne and Miss Kenya Linda Gatere.
Chavika Watrsang has the benefit of a strong sash at Miss Earth. Thai representatives are considered strong at Miss Earth pageant. Victoria Wachcholz was the first Miss Thailand in Miss Earth. It was 2001, when Miss Denmark Catharina Svensson won Miss Earth 2001. The first placement of Thailand was in 2004 when Radchadawan Khampeng of Phitsanulok was a Top 8 finalist. Eventually Miss Brazil Priscilla Meirelles won the main title that year. Next placement for Thailand was in 2007 when Jiraporn Sing-ieam of Bangkok was a Top 8 finalist and won the award for Best National Costume. Thailand got 5 placements in a row from 2007. Piyaporn Deejing of Nakhon Ratchasima and Niratcha Tungtisanont of Bangkok were Top 16 semi-finalists in 2008 and 2011 respectively. Rujinan Phanseethum of Udon Thani was a Top 8 finalist in Miss Earth 2009. Watsaporn Wattanakoon of Chiang Rai and Punika Kulsoontornrut of Prachuap Khiri Khan won 2nd runner-up (Miss Earth Water) titles in 2010 and 2013 respectively. Watsaporn won Miss Photogenic in her year, where as Punika won Best in Resort Wear. Last year’s representative Sasi Sintawee of Chumporn was a Top 16 semi-finalist in Miss Earth 2014.
Chavika Watrsang, Miss Earth Thailand 2015 Photos
Image Credits: Chavika Watrsang Facebook