Miss Universe Philippines 2016 Maxine Medina was the last candidate called into the top 9.
After the swimsuit competition, Steve Harvey announced the Miss Universe top 9.
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Headed to the evening gown competition are Miss USA Deshauna Barber, Miss Thailand Chalita Suansane, Miss France Iris Mittenaere, Miss Mexico Kristal Silva, Miss Kenya Mary Esther Were, Miss Colombia Andrea Tovar, Miss Canada Siera Bearchell, and Miss Haiti Raquel Pélissier.
The last candidate called into the top 9 was Miss Philippines Maxine Medina.
Miss Myanmar was also called up to the stage as the winner of the National Costume award. Her costume represented her country’s puppetry show and she shared her costume weighed 40 kilos.