Philippines’ bet Nikki De Moura has failed to secure a spot in the coveted Top 20 at the Miss Grand International 2023 pageant held at the at Phú Thọ Indoor Stadium in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam on Wednesday, October 25, 2023.
The disappointment was palpable as Nikki De Moura, a stunning and talented young woman from the Philippines, was unable to advance further in the pageant. De Moura had garnered significant attention leading up to the event, with high expectations placed upon her shoulders as she aimed to bring home the crown.
Despite her extensive efforts and preparation, De Moura faced stiff competition from delegates representing over 70 countries. The judges were tasked with a challenging decision as they narrowed down the field to the Top 20 finalists, leaving De Moura just shy of advancing further.
The competition for the Miss Grand International crown is far from over, and the remaining contestants will continue to vie for the title and the opportunity to champion their respective humanitarian causes. The Grand Coronation Night is still ongoing where one deserving contestant will be crowned Miss Grand International 2023.
The Top 20 contestants includes Myanmar, USA, Puerto Rico, Nigeria, Czech Republic, Indonesia, Honduras, Laos, Dominican Republic, Colombia, India, Ukraine, Thailand, Peru, Angola, Netherlands, Uzbekistan, France, Spain and Vietnam.
As the pageant unfolds, the world eagerly awaits the crowning of a queen who will not only be celebrated for her beauty but also for her commitment to global peace and positive change.
The Miss Grand International 2023 Finals were a grand celebration of beauty, grace, and purpose. Beyond the glitz and glamour, the pageant highlighted the capacity of women to drive positive change worldwide. Congratulations to the winners and to all the contestants who played a vital role in advancing the causes they are passionate about. As the world eagerly anticipates the upcoming year, it is clear that the impact of this event will continue to be felt on a global scale.