The Stars of Binibining Pilipinas 2016

Gems Amongst The Top 40 Contestants of Binibining Pilipinas 2016

While Philippines have ended its 42 years long drought after Pia Wurtzbach’s magnanimous win at Miss Universe 2015, the country is now striving for the back to back win at the same. Not few days back, the Binibining Pilipinas organization announced the Top 40 contestants for Miss Universe Philippines 2016.

The finale of Binibining Pilipinas 2016 is slated to be held in April 2016 where Pia Wurtzbach will crown her successor as the next representative of Philippines to Miss Universe 2016. At the same event, Binibining Pilipinas will also crown delegates for Miss International 2016, Miss Supranational 2016, Miss Intercontinental 2016 and Miss Grand International 2016.

This year the batch is bright and is vying to mark it’s yet another seventh consecutive placement at the Miss Universe pageant. The ladies who managed to impress me with their skilled photoshoots, impressive ramp walk, posture, grace and composure are here in my catalog in no particular order!


  1. The Exotically Beautiful- Kim Ross

Kim Ross has been receiving a great support by her fellow countrymen and she is considered to be one of the strongest front runners in the race to the crown. A strong face, polished body and dainty persona, she is here to kill it.

  1. The Graceful Diva- Nichole Marie Manalo

Not only does Nichole possess a beautiful face, but her entire persona is very appealing, congenial and effervescent. With that lovely smile she can smite million hearts.

  1. The Adorable Beauty- Kylie Verzosa

Kylie Verzosa is one of the cutest faces of the competition. While few compare her to country’s first Miss Supranational, Mutya Datul, others believe she is a league of her own. With those fierce eyes and tranquil personality, she can make million hearts skip a beat.

  1. The Fierce Beauty- Alexandra Faith Garcia

Alexandra Faith Garcia holds a very ferocious, bold and magnificent air in her persona. Alexandra’s charm is akin to Christi McGarry, Miss Intercontinental 2015 first runner up, and can definitely shine out bright in the crowd.

  1. The Elegance Personified- Dindi Pajares

Some of Vietnamese pageant fanatics find this beauty a reflection of their former beauty queen, Pham Huong, who represented Vietnam at Miss Universe 2015. Dindi is highly serene beauty and has a very pleasing personality to look at.

  1. The Strong Prowess- April Smith

If April Smith wins the competition, then Philippines can definitely boast of the variety and talent the nation holds. April is not merely a strong force to reckon with but is also highly congenial, proficient and charming in her appeal.

  1. Personification of Grace- Kim Penchon

Kim has a very sincere appeal, striking face, beautiful features and a charm to ensnare people with her gaze. She can definitely clinch the top notch if she plays her cards well.

  1. The Sparkling Diva- Maria Gigante

If Maria Gigante is sent to Miss Grand International, then for sure she can be the first Asian to win this title. An absolute symbol of fierceness, spark and blaze, she is one to vouch for.

  1. The Beautiful- Nicole Cardovez

Look at those sizzling oomph evoking eyes and you’ll be stoned for a moment. The dainty damsel in flirtatious gaze is vibrant and cheerful, mature and lucid. Watch out for Nicole Cradovez.

  1. The Effervescent Beauty- Vina Openiano

An exotically curvaceous corporeal frame, Vina is loved by a lot of pageant fans. Her personality is quite tranquil, bubbly and amicable. With her beautiful smile and wonderful charm, she has the power to go a long way.

  1. The Vivacious Diva- Edjelyn Gamboa

Not only Edjelyn’s face gives radiant vibes, but she is also a classic and sophisticated beauty who captivates the audiences gracefully with her mesmerizing charm.

  1. The Gracious Sensation- Angelique De Leon

She is extremely photogenic, and plays with the camera with her mischievous eyes. Her body is pretty decent and if provided with proper grooming sessions, Angelique’s personality can really do wonders.

Pia Wurtzbach is the third Filipino to bring home the Miss Universe crown. Gloria Diaz was the first Miss Universe from Philippines who won in 1969. Philippines won its second Miss Universe crown in 1973 through Margarita Moran. Bea rose Santiago was the fifth Filipino to win Miss International in 2013. While former Bb. Pilipinas Supranational 2013, Mutya Joanna Datul became the first Asian to win Miss Supranational.

Looking at the current batch, who are your early favorites to win Binibining Pilipinas 2016?

Vagisha Mishra

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