During the Press Presentation of MAN of the WORLD Pageant 2019 at Hotel Benilde, the winners of the National Costume Competition were awarded medals as follows:
Gold: Carlos Marquez Saez of Spain
Silver: Isaac Agung Budiman of Indonesia
Bronze: John Paul Ocat of the Philippines and Krishna Salak of India
Meanwhile, the candidates of Nepal, Netherlands, Philippines and Guinea-Bissau grabbed Gold, Silver and Bronze (tie) for the Media’s Choice voting, respectively.
The 30 candidates will head to Dipolog early Saturday morning for their out-of-town pre-pageant activities before next week’s finals. Reigning titleholder Cao Xuân Tài of Vietnam will accompany them.
Photo credit: Edmund Ong Chua
And another Vietnamese does it again in the Philippines!
Congratulations to Trinh Bao for winning the 13th Edition of Mister International at the just-concluded finals held at One Esplanade in Pasay. His court includes 1st Runner-Up Francesco Piscitelli of Venezuela and 2nd Runner-Up Waikin Kwan of Hong Kong.
You will remember that Phuong Khanh Nguyen won Miss Earth 2018, while Cao Xuan Tai was named Man of the World 2018 – both held here in the Philippines – last year.
The Top 3 (left to right): Venezuela, Hong Kong and Vietnam (Photo credit Joy Arguil)
Congratulations to Cao Xuân Tài of Vietnam 🇻🇳 for winning MAN of the WORLD Pageant 2018.
His court includes 1st Runner-Up Clint Karkliñs of the Philippines 🇵🇭.
2nd to 4th Runners-Up are Bjorn Camilleri of Malta 🇲🇹, Ondrej Valenta of Czech Republic 🇨🇿 and Natapol Srisarn of Thailand 🇹🇭 respectively.
Photo credit: EJhosh Gozum Rodriguez