Francielly Ouriques of Brazil is chosen as Miss Asia Pacific International 2017. She defeated around 40 contestants to win the title. The event was held at Resorts World Manila in Parañaque City. 25 years old Francielly was crowned by Tessa Le Conge of the Netherlands, Miss Asia Pacific International 2016. The pageant was created in 1960s but was in a limbo for a decade due to financial reasons. It was revived last year only.
The court of Francielly Ourinques includes 1st runner-up Acacia Walker from New Zealand, 2nd runner-up Valeria Cardona from Honduras, 3rd runner-up Morgan Doelwijt from the Netherlands and Ilene De Vera from the Philippines. India’s Sonika Roy won Miss People’s Choice and Best in National costume titles.
Credits: Jay Patao