(Dan Tri) – The victory of Nicaraguan beauty Sheynnis Palacios at the Miss Universe 2023 contest is facing reactions from some audiences. First runner-up Anntonia Porsild was praised as worthy of the crown.
The final of the Miss Universe 2023 (Miss Universe) contest took place on November 19 (Vietnam time) with the victory belonging to the beauty Sheynnis Palacios (Nicaragua). First runner-up went to Thai beauty – Anntonia Porsild and second runner-up went to Australian beauty – Moraya Wilson.
All three beauties in the Top 3 received support from the audience. Their ranking is decided after the final behavioral question. In this part of the competition, they received a common question: “If you could put yourself in another woman’s life situation for a year, who would you choose and why?”.
Miss Sheynnis Palacios chose Mary Wollstonecraft – an 18th century English writer, philosopher and women’s rights defender. During her lifetime, this famous figure opened up many opportunities for women. .
“I would choose Mary Wollstonecraft because she opened the gap and created opportunities for many women. What I want to do is widen the income gap so that women can work in any field they want. desire, because there are no limits for women. It was 1750 and now it’s 2023, we are making history,” said Sheynnis Palacios.
In the behavioral competition for the Top 3, 1st runner-up – Anntonia Porsild – answered in English: “I chose Malala Yousafzai because I understand the difficulties she is facing to have the life she has now. She fought for women’s education, fought for women to stand up strong and change the paradigm.”
Both answers from representatives of Thailand and Nicaragua promoted women’s rights, receiving high appreciation from the audience watching the competition. However, fans of the Golden Temple country think that the victory of the new beauty queen Sheynnis Palacios is not really convincing.
In the behavioral competition, Sheynnis Palacios used his mother tongue and had someone translate into English. However, the fact that the beauty was answering while being translated made her contest take longer than the Organizing Committee’s 30-second time limit.
Currently, the behavioral responses of the Top 3 Miss Universe 2023 are a controversial topic on many beauty forums. Thai fans said that the new beauty queen used a translator in the behavioral competition so she had more time to think than other contestants.
In addition, the fact that Miss Sheynnis Palacios spoke for more than 30 seconds created unfairness for the remaining contestants. Some opinions from Asia believe that the first runner-up – Anntonia Porsild – deserves the crown because she answered seamlessly and completely in English.
However, these opinions were opposed by a part of the audience. They said that the Thai representative had a confident and clear answer but did not clearly state what she would do if she became Malala Yousafzai, but only stated the points that the Pakistani woman has done for the world.
Before the final, Sheynnis Palacios and Anntonia Porsild were both bright names in the rankings of specialized websites. The advantages of the two beauties are their hot bodies, good performance skills, and outstanding competitive spirit because they have been trained in many international beauty contests.
1st runner-up Anntonia Porsild (26 years old) is of Danish and Thai descent. The beauty has a height of 1.75m and a hot body. High nose bridge, big eyes and sunny smile are “weapons” that help Anntonia Porsild easily conquer the enemy.
Anntonia Porsild was crowned at the Miss Supranational 2019 contest and to attend Miss Universe 2023, she gave up the title of Miss Supranational.
Anntonia Porsild received a lot of support from Asian audiences while Sheynnis Palacios won the love of audiences from the Americas.
Sheynnis Palacios (born 2000) has a height of 1.8m, a standard body, and balanced body proportions. Sheynnis Palacios participated in the Miss World 2021 contest and reached the Top 40 finals. The 23-year-old beauty is the first representative from Nicaragua to win the Miss Universe crown.
Miss Sheynnis Palacios is a model and social activist in her hometown. As a social worker, Sheynnis Palacios wants to carry out many meaningful programs to help women facing difficulties in life and overcome mental illness.
According to some opinions, it is inevitable that Anntonia Porsild and Sheynnis Palacios will be put on the comparison table after the competition because they are both the brightest and most worthy candidates in this year’s season.
After the Miss Universe 2023 final, Sheynnis Palacios is enjoying the happiness of the crown and embarking on her first activities. She participated in several photo shoots and interviews. The beauty is not fluent in English, so on business trips she uses a translator.
Miss Universe is a long-standing and prestigious international beauty contest. This year’s competition has 84 contestants and is the first season the Organizing Committee accepts contestants who are married and have children to participate. This year’s season has 2 transgender contestants and 2 contestants who are mothers.
In particular, the Portuguese transgender contestant reached the Top 20 while the Colombian contestant who gave birth stopped in the Top 5. The beauty with an “oversized” body from Nepal also confidently appeared in the Top 20 overall. the.
The appearance of plus-size, transgender, and child-bearing beauties in the Top 20 and Top 5 shows that diversity is increasingly encouraged in the Miss Universe playground and demonstrates the positive change efforts of Miss Universe. Organizing Committee.
Although the “boss” of the Miss Universe contest – Ms. Anne Jakrakutatip – announced bankruptcy before the finals of the contest, the Miss Universe 2023 contest still has many exciting and interesting activities.
In particular, the stages of the semi-finals, finals and national costume performances were considered majestic and splendid. The sound, lighting and performances were all praised by the public. The appearance of Grammy Award-winning singer – John Legend – also made the audience excited.