Eva Psychee Patalinjug Crowned Binibining Pilipinas Grand International 2018
Eva Psychee Patalinjug was crowned as Miss Grand International Philippines 2018 in the 55th edition of Binibining Pilipinas, which took place on March 18, 2018 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum, Quezon City, Philippines. She succeeds Elizabeth Durado Clenci as the new Miss Grand Philippines, and will now represent Philippines at Miss Grand International 2018, wherein Maria Jose Lora of Peru will crown her successor.
During the same event, Catriona Gray was crowned as Miss Universe Philippines 2018, Karen Gallman was titled as Miss Intercontinental Philippines 2018, Maria Ahtisa Manalo was adjudged as Miss International Philippines 2018, while Jehza Mae Huelar emerged as Miss Supranational Philippines 2018 and Michele Gumabao finished as the winner of Miss Globe Philippines 2018.
Philippines is yet to win its first Miss Grand International crown but has earned the runner up spot several times in the courtesy of Elizabeth Clenci (2nd Runner Up in 2017), Nicole Cordoves (1st Runner Up in 2016) and Parul Shah (3rd Runner Up in 2015).