New Delhi: Vanessa Ponce de Leon from Mexico wins the 68th Miss World Title 2018. She was crowned by Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar.
Miss Mexico Vanessa Ponce de Leon won the crown after beating out stiff competition from the runner-up, Miss Thailand Nicolene Pichapa Limsnukan. The 26-year-old model was presented the crown by last year’s Miss World winner Manushi Chhillar from India at the event in Sanya City Arena.
A total of 5 so-called Continental Queens were also honoured. Miss De Leon gushed backstage that she thought all the ladies deserved the crown. She said: “I can’t believe it, I really can’t believe it… And I think all the girls deserved it.
“I am proud to represent all of them. I will do as much as I can in the time I have got. Thank you so much, everyone.”