Katarina Rodriguez is the new Miss World Philippines titleholder.
The 26-year-old Davaoeña was crowned Miss World Philippines 2018 during the grand coronation held at the Mall of Asia Arena, Sunday night, October 7.
Besting 39 other candidates, Katarina will compete at the 68th edition of the Miss World pageant, which is scheduled to take place in Sanya, China on December 8, 2018.
Katarina also bagged other special awards such as Miss Bluewater Day Spa, Miss Cosmo Skin, Best in Long Gown, and the winner of the Beach Beauty Challenge.
Prior to her Miss World Philippines 2018 stint, Katarina already won the Bb. Pilipinas-Intercontinental title at the Binibining Pilipinas 2017 pageant.
The rest of the winning beauty queens from Miss World Philippines 2018 are the following:
Miss Eco Philippines 2018: Maureen Montagne
Reina Hispanoamericana Filipinas 2018: Alyssa Muhlach Alvarez
Miss Multinational Philippines 2018: Kim-Lei Mugford
First Princess: Chanel Morales
Second Princess: Pearl Hung
SPECIAL AND FAST TRACK AWARDS
Here is the complete list of special awards for Miss World Philippines 2018:
Miss Bluewater Day Spa: Katarina Rodriguez and Maureen Montagne
Best Skin by Cathy Valencia Award: Alyssa Muhlach Alvarez
Miss Cosmo Skin Award: Katarina Rodriguez
Miss Tanduay: Maureen Montagne
Miss Erase Placenta: Chanel Morales and Alyssa Muhlach Alvarez
Miss Photogenic: Chanel Morales
Miss BYS Philippines: Alyssa Muhlach Alvarez
Best in Long Gown: Katarina Rodriguez
Fast Track Winners
Beach Beauty: Katarina Rodriguez
Sports: Kim-Lei Mugford
Multimedia: Alyssa Muhlach Alvarez
Top Model: Maureen Montagne
Talent: Danica Reynes
Charity: Kim de Guzman