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Miss Mexico 2021 final to be held in Chihuahua this July

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Miss Mexico 2021 grand final will be held this July 3 in the northwestern Mexican state of Chihuahua. The recent announcement was made by the Miss Mexico Organization on its official social media pages. Chihuahua's Ashley Alvídrez, the reigning Miss Mexico, has been waiting to crown her successor who will compete in the 70th Miss World pageant in San Juan, Puerto Rico, later this year. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 4th edition of the national competition has been postponed a few times. The national organization is responsible for sending Mexican representatives to Miss Grand International and Miss World pageants. Its greatest achievement was producing the first-ever Mexican woman to win Miss World, Vanessa Ponce (Miss World 2018). Photo: Miss Mexico Organization

FAVORITES: Binibining Pilipinas 2021 Official Shoot

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The 57th edition of Binibining Pilipinas will be held on Saturday, April 17 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City. Thirty-four contestants are vying for the beauty titles at stake. Binibining Pilipinas 2021 winners are expected to represent the Philippines at the next Miss International, Miss Grand International, Miss Intercontinental, and Miss Globe international competitions. The anticipated national pageant, to be hosted by actor Xian Lim and former Miss Universe Catriona Gray, will take place with no live audience allowed at the venue due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Bea Patricia Magtanong of Bataan, Samantha Mae Bernardo of Palawan, Emma Mary Tiglao of Pampanga, and Leren Mae Bautista will crown their respective successors at the end of the event. From the latest official shoot by photographer Raymond Saldaña, we picked our Top 9 favorites among 34 contestants only based on their photos. Meet our favorites: Photos: Raymond Saldaña / Bb. Pilipinas (Official)

Mis Grand International 2020 winners kick off media tour in Bangkok

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Following a glittering grand final last Saturday, March 27 at the SHOW DC Hall in Bangkok, Thailand, the winners of Miss Grand International 2020 kicked their media tour. Miss Grand International 2020 Abena Appiah of the United States of America has embarked on a series of special appearances in various Thai TV shows on Monday. Abena was joined by her runners-up Samantha Bernardo of the Philippines, Ivana Batchelor of Guatemala, Aurra Kharishma of Indonesia, and Lala Guedes of Brazil. Photos: Miss Grand International

United States of America's Abena Appiah crowned Miss Grand International 2020

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Ghanian-born singer and model representing the United States of America, Abena Appiah, was crowned Miss Grand International 2020 on Saturday, March 27 at the SHOW DC Hall in Bangkok, Thailand. The 28-year-old beauty bested 62 other contestants to win the coveted title. She succeeds Valentina Figuera of Venezuela to become the 8th woman to hold the international title and the first black winner. Samantha Bernardo of the Philippines was named first runner-up while Ivana Batchelor of Guatemala finished second runner-up. Aurra Kharishma of Indonesia and Lala Guedes of Brazil were the third and fourth runners-up, respectively. Malaysia (Miss Popular Vote), Czech Republic, Puerto Rico, Thailand, and Argentina were the rest of the Top 10 while Cambodia (Country’s Choice of the Year), Mexico, Peru, Japan, El Salvador, Panama, Vietnam, Dominican Republic, Myanmar, England, and Kenya were the rest of the Top 20. Special awards were given to Brazil for Best in Swimsuit, Mexico for Best in Evening

FAVORITES: Miss Grand International 2020 Final 6 choices for the crown

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The day has arrived. Tonight is Miss Grand International 2020 final and one of the 63 contestants will take home the golden crown and embark on a year-long journey of a lifetime. Who will be the next Miss Grand International? The contestants did an amazing job in representing their respective countries and they are all equally deserving, but there can only be one ultimate winner. Here are the contestants we picked for the coveted crown and whom we thought would make a great representative of the MGI organization: Mexico - Angela Yuriar Philippines - Samantha Bernado Czech Republic - Denisa Spergerová Thailand - Patcharaporn Chantarapadit Indonesia - Aurra Kharishma Kenya - Irene Ng’endo Mukii Miss Grand International 2020 Final Show will air live from the SHOW DC Hall in Bangkok, Thailand. The competition will stream live on the GrandTV YouTube channel at 7 p.m. (Thailand time). Photos: Miss Grand International

UPDATE: Miss Grand International 2020 Miss Popular Vote Top 5

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Miss Grand Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Indonesia are currently the Top 5 most voted contestants for Miss Grand International 2020 Miss Popular Vote as of Saturday, March 27, 11 a.m (Thailand time). Continue to vote for your favorite contestants until the final show. To vote, download the Star Phone App on your iOS or Android, call *789 or click the MGI logo, click on VOTE and find the contestant you want to vote for. The winner of the Miss Popular Vote will automatically earn a place in the final Top 10 this Saturday. Photo: Miss Grand International

FAVORITES: Miss Grand International 2020 special awards

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The winners of Miss Grand International 2020 special awards are determined by several factors such as fan votes and judges' scores. If we are to select the winners for Miss Photogenic, Best in Evening Gown, Best in Swimsuit, and Best in National Costume, these are the contestants that stood out in our list for each category: Miss Photogenic: Mexico Runners-up: Czech Republic, Spain Best in Evening Gown: Indonesia Runners-up: Philippines, Vietnam Best in Swimsuit: Philippines Runners-up: Kenya, Panama Best in National Costume: Thailand Runners-up: Panama, Guatemala Photos: Miss Grand International

FAVORITES: Miss Grand International 2020 Preliminary Evening Gown Competition

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Miss Grand International 2020 Preliminary Competition was held last Thursday, March 25 at the SHOW DC Hall in Bangkok, Thailand. The contestants graced the glossy stage with class and elegance wearing their beautiful evening gowns. Who should be awarded Best in Evening Gown? Meet our favorites in the preliminary evening gown competition: Indonesia Mexico Philippines Thailand Vietnam Photos: Miss Grand International

Miss Grand International 2020 National Costume Competition Top 10 announced

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The Top 10 for Best in National Costume at the Miss Grand International 2020 competition in Bangkok, Thailand has been officially announced. Five contestants who were voted online by the fans are Miss Grand Cambodia, Indonesia, Philippines, Guatemala, and Ecuador. The other five who were selected by the judges are Miss Grand Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, and Panama. Three winners will be awarded the trophy for Best in National Costume. You can vote for your favorite contestants until Saturday, March 27 at 2 p.m. (Thailand time). To vote, subscribe to the GrandTV YouTube channel and like the contestant of your choice in the playlist "Best in National Costume." Photo: Miss Grand International

FAVORITES: Miss Grand International 2020 Preliminary Swimsuit Competition

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Miss Grand International 2020 Preliminary Competition was held last Thursday, March 25 at the SHOW DC Hall in Bangkok, Thailand. The 63 contestants paraded themselves wearing colorful checkered one-piece MGI swimwear that certainly highlighted their beautiful figures. Their scores from the event will help determine the Top 20 on the final this Saturday. Meet our favorites in the preliminary swimsuit competition: Colombia Kenya Mexico Panama Philippines Photos: Miss Grand International

Miss Grand International 2020 Preliminary Competition is tonight

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Miss Grand International 2020 Preliminary Competition will be held tonight at the SHOW DC Hall in Bangkok, Thailand. The highly anticipated event is one of the most crucial parts of the international pageant as it will help determine the rest of the Top 20 on the final this Saturday. Sixty-three contestants will present their fit figures in swimsuits and their elegance in evening gowns to the judges. Who do you think will rock the MGI stage tonight? Subscribe to the  GrandTV  YouTube channel to watch the preliminary competition live. The show will start at 7 p.m. (Thailand time). We look forward to see how these 10 front-runners, Czech Republic, Mexico, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Panama, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Kenya, and Argentina, live up to high expectations. Here are some of the contestants during rehearsals for tonight's show: Photos: Miss Grand International

FAVORITES: Miss Grand International 2020 National Costume Competition

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Miss Grand International 2020 National Costume Competition took place on Wednesday, March 24 at the SHOW DC Hall in Bangkok, Thailand. Standout costumes were from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Philippines, South Africa, Spain, Thailand, United States, and Vietnam. You can now vote by liking and sharing the national costume photo of your favorite contestants on the Miss Grand International  Facebook page . Voting ends on Friday, March 26 at 8 a.m. (Thailand time). Here are some of our favorite costumes: Brazil Canada Colombia Nicaragua Panama Philippines Spain Photos: Miss Grand International