From Chengdu, China, the 49th Miss International 2009 will be crowned tonight. The 64 contestants vying for the crown are getting ready for the finals and are all excited to know who will be proclaimed the winner. Our very own Miss Philippines, Melody Gersbach, is a strong favorite to land in the Top 3 and might even get a good shot at taking it all the way.
Here are my 15 personal picks to place in the competition:
Laksmi Rodriguez of Venezuela
Melody Gersbach of the Philippines
Rayanne Morais of Brazil
Ksenia Hrabovskaya of Russia
Sona Skoncova of Slovakia
Melania Santiago of Spain
Cassandra D'Ermilio of Belgium
Yuka Nakayama of Japan
Mathilde Muller of France
Harshita Saxena of India
Anagabriela Espinoza of Mexico
Qian Wang of China
Angelika Jakubowska of Poland
Chanel Beckenlehner of Canada
Illuminata James of Tanzania
Who will be the big winner tonight?
The Philippines’ entry to the Miss International 2009, Melody Gersbach, is now in Chengdu, China giving her 100% best to represent the country amidst the company of equally beautiful women competing for the crown. Below are some of her latest photos with other candidates. Her beauty of face truly stands out here!
Miss Philippines Melody Gersbach and Miss Poland Angelika Jakubowska
(L-R) Miss Czech Republic Darja Jarcukevicova, Miss Finland Linda Wikstedt, Miss Philippines Melody Gersbach, Miss Poland Angelika Jakubowska and Miss USA Aileen Yapp (who is half-Filipina)
(L-R) Miss Finland Linda Wikstedt, Miss USA Aileen Yapp, Miss Northern Marianas Sorene Maratita, Miss Philippines Melody Gersbach, Miss Czech Republic Darja Jacukevicova and Miss Poland Angelika Jakubowska
Miss Philippines Melody Gersbach (2nd from right) with the representatives from Indonesia, Northern Marianas and Martinique.
Keep up the good work, Melody!
Finals night will be on November 28.