Super stunning Catriona Gray was crowned as the winner of Miss Universe 2018 pageant. She represented Philippines at the contest and battled out 93 other delegates in the contest to claim the title of Miss Universe. The finale of the pageant was held in Impact Arena, Bangkok-Thailand. Catriona Gray was crowned by the outgoing queen Demi Leigh from South Africa. She was one of the mega favourite to win the crown. The show was once again hosted by Steve Harvey and presented by Ashley Graham, Carson Kressley, Lu Sierra. At the same event, On-anong Homsombath from Laos was awarded Best National Costume title.
The jury panel of Miss Universe 2018 consisted of all women with Liliana Gil Valletta – Colombian-American businesswoman and entrepreneur, Janaye Ingram – American political organizer and Miss New Jersey USA 2004, Monique Lhuillier – Filipino-American fashion designer, Michelle McLean – Miss Universe 1992 from Namibia, Iman Oubou – Moroccan-American scientist, entrepreneur, medical missionary, and former beauty pageant titleholder, Porntip Bui Simon – Miss Universe 1988 from Thailand, Richelle Singson-Michael – Filipino businesswoman and architect. The complete result of the pageant is as below.
Miss Universe 2018 Results
Winner: Catriona Gray, Philippines
1st runner-up: Tamaryn Green, South Africa
2nd runner-up: Sthefany Gutiérrez, Venezuela
South Africa, Philippines, Vietnam, Venezuela, Puerto Rico
South Africa, Philippines, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam, Curacao, Costa Rica, Canada, Venezuela, Puerto Rico
Asia & Africa: South Africa, Philippines, Nepal, Vietnam, Thailand
Europe: Poland, Belgium, Great Britain, Hungary, Ireland
America: Curacao, Costa Rica, Canada, Puerto Rico, Jamaica
Wild Cards: USA, Venezeula, Brazil, Indonesia, Australia
Picture Credits: Miss Universe Organisation.