With the Miss Universe 2013 competition just a month away from its coronation night, for the woman who wins the crown as the most beautiful in the universe, it would truly be a great honor.
The 62nd edition of the Miss Universe pageant is set to be held in Crocus City Hall in Moscow, Russia, on Nov 9. The pageant will kick off on October 20-24, as the 60 announced contestants arrive in the stunning city of Moscow.
But before the Miss Universe 2013 will officialy starts, here are the top 5 pre-arrival picks.
Miss Spain Patricia Rodriguez
A former Miss World 2008 semi-finalist, Patricia Rodriguez was only 16 years old when she won the crown as Miss Espana 2008. But because of age restriction, she wasn't able to represent her country in Miss Universe 2008 in Nha Trang, Vietnam. Now she's back with a vegeance and vows to claim the crown for this year's pageant.
Miss Italy Luna Voce
The 25-year-old Dutch-Italian model is blessed with a goddess-like face and body which makes her one of the top competitor in the pageant. A former Miss Earth Italy 2009, Luna Voce is one of the few strong crossovers to grace the Miss Universe pageant as she speaks five languages and is a student of Natural Sciences. She also won the Top Model of the World pageant in 2012 and represented Italy in Miss International in 2008.
Miss Brazil Jakelyne de Oliveira Silva
Born in the land of supermodels, Jakelyne Oliveira is another Brazilian pride in the international beauty pageant scene. A student of Agriculture and Environmental Engineering, this vavavoom contestant is the fourth Brazilian who won the Miss Globe International crown. Oliveira bested 26 other contestants and was crowned as the new Miss Universe Brazil on Sept 28, 2013.
Miss Philippines Ariella Arida
After Megan Young won the Miss World crown, will this year's Miss Philippines Ariella Arida win the Miss Universe crown? The Philippines is on a winning streak of Top 5 placements after Venus Raj won the fifth place finish in Miss Universe 2010. Arida was crowned by Miss Universe 2012 first runner up Janine Tugonon on April14, 2013.
Miss France Hinarani de Longeaux
Hinarani de Longeaux is Miss France 2013 first runner up. She replaced Miss France Marine Lorphelin to represent her country at Miss Universe 2013. Marine Lorphelin ended up competing in Miss World 2013 where she was hailed as the first runner up. de Longeaux was also crowned as Miss Tahiti in 2012.
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