Reina Mundial del Banano 2022 is Paola Vergara Farez of Ecuador

Paola Vergara Farez of Ecuador was crowned Reina Mundial del Banano 2022 (World Banana Queen) on Saturday, September 24 in Machala, El Oro Province.

The 23-year-old social communication graduate bested 13 other contestants to succeed Ellen Pimienta Glen during the 57th edition of the international pageant for banana producing countries. She also bagged the Miss Photogenic awards.

In second place and named Virreina Mundial del Banano was the representative of Alemanya (Germany), an 18-year-old student Taya Wolf.

Miss Colombia, Geraldine Quiroz Bermudes was announced the second runner-up, while Miss Honduras, Ana Grisell Romero Najera, and Miss Brazil, Maria Rita Dos Santos, were the third and fourth runners-up, respectively.

"This achievement is very important in my life, reaching the top of my dreams in beauty pageants fills me with happiness and pride," said the new Reina Mundial del Banano on social media.

Photos: Reina Mundial del Banano

Popular posts from this blog

Miss Alabama USA 2024 is Diane Westhoven

Miss Maryland USA 2024 is Bailey Anne Kennedy

Plus-sized Sara Milliken crowned Miss Alabama for National American Miss 2024

Miss Universe Italy 2023: Meet the contestants

Miss Maryland USA 2023 is Savena Mushinge

Miss Polski 2024: Meet the 32 finalists

Miss Universe Laos 2024 is Phiranya Thipphomvong

Miss West Virginia USA 2024 is Caylie Simmons

Miss Universe Ecuador 2024 is Mara Topic of Guayaquil

Miss Universe Curacao 2024 is Kimberly de Boer