Team Philippines will once again be cheering loudly because Bb Pilipinas Universe Rachel Peters from the Bicol region is among the top contenders in a field of beauties vying for Miss Universe 2017 coronation night to be held tomorrow at the Axis Theater in Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas Nevada.
Aside from Miss Philippines, the only other Asian beauty queen to give Rachel Peters tough competition for the Top 6 is Miss Universe Thailand 2017 Mareeya Poonlertlarp also known as Maria Lynn Eriksen. She’s expected to give it her best shot since 1988 was the last time Thailand bagged the Miss U crown.Poonlertlarp stands a towering 6 feet.
Heavy favorite in the competition is Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters who stands 5 feet 7 inches and has been described as the one to beat.
(Photo credit: Miss Universe Predictions page on Facebook)
Here’s the complete Top 6 predictions list from our resident pageant expert Ojie Lucman:
1. Miss Philippines
2. Miss Venezuela Keysi Sayago
3. Miss Thailand
4. Miss Colombia Laura Gonzalez
5. Miss Mexico Denisse Franco
6. Miss South Africa
Rounding up the list are: (in no particular order)
7. Miss Indonesia Bunga Jelitha
8. Miss USA Kara McCullough
9. Miss Brazil Monalysa Alcantara
10. Miss France Alicia Allies
11. Miss Japan Momoko Abe
12. Miss Australia Olivia Rogers
13. Miss Germany Sophia Koch
14.Miss Spain Sofia del Prado
15. Miss Ireland Cailin Tobin