Catriona Gray, the Philippines' representative to the Miss World 2016 managed to earn a spot in the Top 5 during the Miss World 201 Grand coronation night at the MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland USA on December 18.
Puerto Rico's Stephanie Del Valle won the most coveted crown while Catriona landed as the 3rd Runner Up.
However, the 22-year old Pinay beauty queen still impressed the crowd and all her supporters during the question and answer portion. She was asked:“Which qualities do you think it will take to wear my crown?”
Catriona answered, "I think, first of all, it takes bravery.
“To be a Miss World is to carry a burning torch, it is the action carried out by one to illuminate the lives of many and I would dedicate my whole self; my love for the arts; and my voice to try and uplift, empower and educate people.
And it would be my greatest honor and duty to hold this torch high enough so that all the world could feel and see its light.” She conclcuded.