Has it really been almost a year?
It’s been 10 months since we experienced Miss Universe in Manila first hand – more specifically, had the pleasure of scoring a gig with one of its local broadcasters. Truth be told, it’s actually why we’re starting Pageant Geeks.
Now, this forthcoming pageant was actually almost déjà vu. It can be recalled that the Philippines was initially offered to serve as host country for the second year in a row, following the amazing local reception and reportedly nearly overshadowing the 2017 Super Bowl. But scheduling conflicts, specifically with the recently-concluded ASEAN Summit, ultimately prompted the MUO to return to Las Vegas. Continue reading “Miss Universe 2017: A Prologue”
And regain its clout it did!
India’s Manushi Chhillar has captured her country’s 6th Miss World crown, 17 years after Priyanka Chopra‘s win in 2000. The 20-year-old model from the northern state of Haryana bested 117 other beauties for the 2017 title. The pageant was held for the 7th time in Sanya, China on November 18.
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We are this close to the moment of reckoning, and in a few hours, a new queen will be crowned. It was a really tough call – when was it ever not in this pagaent? But one beauty really stood out for us. We now present to you, our official Miss World 2017 picks:
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23 candidates have already secured their spots in the Miss World 2017 Top 40. So, the question looming on everyone’s heads right now is, who should occupy the remaining 17? Well, here’s a rundown of our choices:
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The 20 Head-to-Head Challenge Winners were announced last night during the dress rehearsal. Will the new Miss World be any of these lucky girls? Or will it be one of the 15 judges’ picks? We will soon find out!
Continue reading “Introducing: The 20 Miss World 2017 Head-to-Head Challenge Winners”
And now, we’re down to the final batch. These ladies weren’t in Sanya yet at the time of the initial draw. Now, here the are. Presenting, Group 20:
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No more fish, no more feverish heights, the Head-to-Head Challenge has moved to a cozier venue. This was the last group formed during the draw, and they are the first of two groups to comprise of only five contestants. This is Group 19:
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Less than 24 hours to go before the final and only 10 girls left to review, here’s a run-through of the last batch of 6, and the last to be filmed in Phoenix Island Resort. Here’s Group 18:
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A three-way Southeast Asian Battle highlights this group. Here is Group 17:
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We’re down to the final quarter of this year’s Head-to-Head groups. Here’s Sweet 16:
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