Miss Universe 2016 (7th Update): The Official Candidates

Ola!

The day that we have all been waiting for is HERE!!! 86 of the most beautiful women in the Universe are here in Manila, Philippines to compete for Miss Universe 2016. I can’t breath with just too much beauty in the country ❤ ❤ ❤

Friends, I am pleased to share with you the official candidates of 65th Miss Universe. Who do you think will win the most coveted crown in the Universe?

pia_wurtzbach_crown_imagePhoto Credits: Miss Universe

Click THIS to VOTE for your favorite Miss Universe 2016 candidate!

 Albania (Lindita Idrizi)

Angola (Luisa Baptista)

Argentina (Estefania Bernal)

Aruba (Charlene Leslie)

Australia (Caris Tiivel)

Austria (Dajana Dzinic)

Bahamas (Cherell Williamson)

Barbados (Shannon Harris)

Belgium (Stephanie Geldof)

Belize (Rebecca Rath)

Bolivia (Antonella Moscatelli)

Brazil (Raissa Santana)

British Virgin Islands (Erika Creque)

Bulgaria (Violina Ancheva)

Canada (Siera Bearchell)

Cayman Islands (Monyque Brooks)

Chile (Catalina Caceres)

China (Li Zhen Ying)

Colombia (Andrea Tovar)

Costa Rica (Carolina Rodriguez)

Croatia (Barbara Filipovic)

Curacao (Chanelle de Lau)

Czech Republic (Andrea Bezdekova)

Denmark (Christina Mikkelsen)

Dominican Republic (Sal Garcia)

 Ecuador (Connie Jimenez)

Finland (Shirly Karvinen)

France (Iris Mittenaere)

Georgia (Nuka Karalashvili)

Germany (Johanna Acs)

Great Britain (Jaime-Lee Faulkner)

Guam (Muneka Joy Taisipic)

Guatemala (Virginia Argueta)

Guyana (Soyini Fraser)

Haiti (Raquel Pelissier)

Honduras (Sirey Moran)

Hungary (Veronika Bodizs)

Iceland (Hildur Maria Leifsdottir)

India (Roshmitha Harimurthy)

Indonesia (Kezia Warouw)

Israel (Yam Anshel)

Italy (Sophia Sergio)

Jamaica (Isabel Dalley)

Japan (Sari Nakazawa)

Kazakhstan (Darina Kulsitova)

Kenya (Mary Esther Were)

Korea (Jenny Kim)

Kosovo (Camila Barraza)

Malaysia (Kiran Jassal)

Malta (Martha Fenech)

Mauritius (Kushboo Ramnawaj)

Mexico (Kristal Silva)

Myanmar (Htet Htet Htun)

Namibia (Lizelle Esterhuizen)

Netherlands (Zoey Ivory)

New Zealand (Tania Dawson)

Nicaragua (Marina Jacoby)

Nigeria (Unoaku Anyadike)

Norway (Christina Waage)

Panama (Keity Drennan)

Paraguay (Andrea Melgarejo)

Peru (Valeria Piazza)

Philippines (Maxine Medina)

Poland (Izabella Krzan)

Portugal (Flavia Brito)

Puerto Rico (Brenda Jimenez)

Romania (Teodora Dan)

Russia (Yuliana Korolkova)

Sierra Leone (Hawa Kamara)

Singapore (Cheryl Chou)

Slovak Republic (Zuzana Kollarova)

Slovenia (Lucija Potocnik)

South Africa (Ntandoyenkosi Kunene)

Spain (Noelia Freire)

Sri Lanka (Jayathi De Silva)

Sweden (Ida Ovmar)

Switzerland (Dijana Cvijetic)

Tanzania (Jihan Dimack)

Thailand (Chalita Suansane)

Turkey (Tansu Cakir)

Ukraine (Alena Spodynyuk)

Uruguay (Magdalena Cohendet)

US Virgin Islands (Carolyn Carter)

USA (Deshauna Barber)

Venezuela (Mariam Habach)

Vietnam (Le Hang)

Some quick facts for you:

  • Oldest candidates are Costa RicaGreat BritainKenyaPeruRomaniaUSA and US Virgin Islands who are all at 27 years old. Youngest among the candidates is Israel who is at 18 years old.
  • 12 of the candidates visited the Philippines in December last year to help market the pageant. Among those who attended the kick-off were Australia, China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Philippines, Thailand, USA and Vietnam.
  • This is the debut of Sierra Leone in Miss Universe.

Do you have your favorites already?!?

I am excited to meet the ladies soon.

–Kattera–

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