Filipino-Australian Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray was crowned Miss World Philippines 2016 yesterday, October 2 at the Manila Hotel.
Aside from the crown, she was also named Miss Manila Hotel, Miss Hannah, Best in Fashion Runway, Best in Swimsuit, Best in Evening Gown and Best in Fashion Runway.
Catriona, who is a model and blogger, beat 24 other candidates. The 22-year old beauty queen will represent the country at the Miss World competition this December in Washington, DC, USA.
Arienne Calingo was declared first runner-up, followed by Ivana Pacis (2nd runner-up), Mara Muñoz (3rd runner-up) and Sandra Lemonon (4th runner-up).