Miss Universe PH Rachel Peters fails to make it to final 5

Wendy Jensen
November 29, 2017

She competed against 91 contestants from around the globe, the biggest number of entrants in the history of the competition.

The new Miss Universe, during an interview question at the pageant, revealed her disabled half-sister inspires her and she is her most significant motivator.

Yet another beauty queen plumped for Michael Cinco when handing over her crown...

... "She is a woman that nothing ever too much to ask for and I think that is exactly who I am", she said, paving her way to the crown.

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Indonesia sits on the Pacific "Ring of Fire" where tectonic plates collide, causing frequent seismic and volcanic activity. Some 25,000 people have been prevented from returning to their homes since the volcano awoke in September.

Nel-Peters, who recently earned a business management degree, was crowned during the event at The AXIS theater at Planet Hollywood casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip.

The runner-up was actress Laura Gonzalez of Colombia, followed by Jamaica's Davina Bennett.

The current Miss Universe, Iris Mittenaere from France, crowned her successor to a din of squeals and cheers.

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Temperatures ranged from the low to mid-80s in normally cooler coastal areas to the mid-90s in warmer valley areas. Records were also set by midday in Long Beach, where the temperature reached 91 and topped the 2015 record of 88.

Nel-Peters is from the South African coastal community of Sedgefield in the Western Cape province. "But you know, everything happens for a reason", Peters told host Ashley Graham after being announced as a top 10 wild card pick.

Pia Wurtzbach takes her final walk as Miss Universe 2015 during The 65th MISS UNIVERSE® Telecast airing on FOX at 7:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed on Sunday, January 29 from the Mall of Asia Arena.

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