Miss World 2018 Top Model Round: France Takes The Lead!
In the most awaited segment of Miss World pageant, the Top Model Competition, Miss World France, Maëva Coucke emerged as the winner. Consequently, as the winner of the Fastrack Challenge, she gets a direct entry to Top 30 of Miss World 2018 grand finale.
Besides, France, Miss World China, Mao Peirui and Miss World Senegal, Aïsattou Filly finished as the first and second runners up respectively. In addition, Miss World South Africa, Thulisa Keyi and Miss World Korea, Bo Ah Cho settled down for the third and fourth runners up titles respectively.
At the same event, Miss World South Africa, Thulisa Keyi and Miss World China, Mao Peirui emerged as the joint winners of Best Designer Dress.
Other contestants who made to Top 30 of Top Model competition are-
- Australia – Taylah Cannon
- Barbados – Ashley Lashley
- Belarus – Maria Vasilevich
- Belgium – Angeline Flor Pua
- Brazil – Jéssica Carvalho
- Chile – Anahi Hormazabal
- Croatia – Ivana Mudnić Dujmina
- Germany – Christine Keller
- Greece – Maria Lepida
- Guadeloupe – Morgane Thérésiné
- Italy – Nunzia Amato
- Japan – Kanako Date
- Malaysia – Larissa Ping Liew
- Mexico – Vanessa Ponce
- Nepal – Shrinkhala Khatiwada
- New Zealand – Jessica Daniel Tyson
- Nigeria – Anita Ukah
- Panama – Solaris Barba
- Philippines – Katarina Rodriguez
- Poland – Agata Biernat
- Russia – Natalya Stroeva
- Serbia – Ivana Trišić
- Spain – Amaia Izar
- Sri Lanka – Nadia Gyi
- Thailand – Nicolene Pichapa Limsnukan
- Turkey – Sevval Sahin
- Vietnam – Trần Tiểu Vy
The Top Model Fastrack Challenge is considered to be one of the vital segments of Miss World pageant, with the history of many former Miss World titleholders winning this particular segment during the time of their participation. Some of the much loved Miss World winners like Megan Young and Mireia Lalaguna Royo were also the winner of Top Model Round when they competed for the Miss World pageant. With Maëva Coucke winning this imperative challenge, it could be gauged that she is here to go a long way and has certainly earned the spotlight in the early stage of the competition. Will she move ahead in other challenges as well, only time will tell until then stay tuned to The Kaleidoscope of Pageantry for more juicy updates and exclusive coverage on the Miss World pageant. Also, we shall be shortly releasing our first hotpicks on Miss World 2018, so keep checking this space.