Dayanara Martínez is Miss Puerto Rico World 2018. Dayanara is studying for a Master’s Degree in Health Programme Evaluation having completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. She has future aspirations to continue her education, enter medical school and become a doctor. Dayanara has a passion for singing and playing the piano; she also enjoys synchronised swimming and has a talent for arts and crafts. Personal Motto: 'Health is the foundation for the Happiness in our World.'
Dayanara Martínez speaks Spanish, English, French & Mandarin.
Vanessa Vargas is Miss Bolivia World 2018. She is 23-years-old. Vanessa completed her Degree in Architecture and has ambitions to build houses for the homeless. She is currently working on her Degree project. Vanessa has a passion for dancing, keeping fit and Volleyball and has represented Bolivia internationally. She also enjoys painting, writing poetry, dancing and playing the piano. Her favourite film is 'A Walk to Remember.' Personal Motto: 'Dream as much as you want, don't ever let anyone tell you that you can't.' Vanessa Vargas speaks Spanish & English.
Mony Helal / موني هلال is Miss Egypt World 2018. Having completed her Degree in Mass Communication, Mony is currently working as a Director of a Consulting Agency and aspires to lead a Multinational Company. She enjoys horseback riding, sky diving, scuba diving and belly dancing. Mony also plays the violin. She has a pet dog called Kiki and her favourite food is Japanese. Personal Motto: ‘One is not born into the world to do everything but to do something. My something is to be successful in whatever I chose to do.’ Mony fluent in Arabic & English.
She is 1.74 m tall, measurements: bust - 89, waist - 61, hips - 94.
Finali Galaiya is Miss Kenya World 2018. She is of Indian origin. Finali represented Kenya at Miss India Worldwide 2016.
Galaiya is 24-years-old. She is continuing with her studies to be a Chartered Accountant and is currently an Entrepreneur and a Television Presenter. She also has diplomas in Acting, Martial Arts, Yoga and Dance.
Galaiya fluent in English, Swahili, Hindi & Gujarati.
Natalya Stroeva / Наталья Строева is Miss Russia World 2018. Her mother was yakut (yakuts are a turkic people in Siberia), her father was russian.
Natalya is a nineteen year old student at the Russian National Research Medical University and has dreams to be either a Cosmetologist, Dermatologist or a Plastic Surgeon. She enjoys modelling and traditional Russian dances. Personal Motto: 'All that is done - all for the better!'
Quinn Abenakyo is Miss Uganda World 2018. Quinn is twenty-two years old and represented the Mayuge district. She is a student of Business Computing, a motivational speaker and model. Quiin’s proudest moment was when she participated in the New York Fashion week. Abenakyo fluent in English, Luganda and Lusoga. She is 1.71 m tall.
Maria Vasilevich / Мария Василевич is Miss Belarus World 2018.
Maria is 21-years-old and from Minsk (the capital and largest city of Belarus). She is a student of the Belarusian State Economic University and fluent in Belarusian and Russian. Her ambition is to become a TV presenter. She has a passion for drawing and enjoys visiting places of inspiration such as theatres and art galleries. She enjoys dancing which she has been doing since she was five and playing sports, in particular, roller-skating, cycling and horse riding. Maria thrives on trying new hobbies and has even piloted an aeroplane. Personal Motto: 'Be a better version of who you are.'
Nguyễn Phương Khánh is a Vietnamese model who was crowned Miss Earth 2018. She is the first ever Vietnamese woman to win any of the Big Four international beauty. pageants title. Nguyễn is 1.71 m tall, measurements: bust - 82, waist - 58, hips - 93.
She has Instagram @phuongkhanh_me2018
Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters (born June 28, 1995) is a South African model who was crowned Miss Universe 2017.
Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters recently earned her degree in Business Management at North West University after making history at her high school for holding two leadership positions. Demi-Leigh’s biggest motivation comes from her half-sister who has a disability, that lives in Potchefstroom with her stepmother and father. In her spare time, Demi-Leigh is passionate about a program she helped develop to train women in self-defense in various situations. She plans to share these workshops and help as many women as she can.
Cho Se-Whee / 조세휘 (born June 14, 1991) is Miss Korea Universe 2017.
Cho Se-Whee is a young entrepreneur and CEO of her online shopping company. She hopes to be a professional mentor and inspiration to others who aspire to be a young entrepreneurs. Constant traveling has exposed Cho to various fashion trends and marketing directions to stay on top of the competition. Cho enjoys relaxing and reading a good book, though also appreciates the thrill of competing and challenging herself to improve upon her skillsets. Cho is excited to meet the contestants and compete on the global Miss Universe stage.