Sheynnis Palacios from Nicaragua Crowned Miss Universe 2023; Thailand’s Anntonia Porsild Secures 1st Runner Up

PHOTO: Anntonia Porsild, Miss Universe Thailand 2023 (Instagram)

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The Miss Universe 2023 competition concluded with grace and beauty on November 19th at The Adolifo Pineda Gymnasium in El Salvador. Sheynnis Palacios from Nicaragua emerged victorious, claiming the coveted Miss Universe 2023 crown amidst the jubilation of fellow contestants and fans.

Anntonia Porsild, representing Thailand, secured the 1st runner-up position, while Moraya Wilson from Australia clinched the 2nd runner-up title. The event showcased a spectacular production with captivating lighting, colors, and sound. Additionally, global singing sensation John Legend, known for hits like “All of Me,” returned to the stage after 13 years for a memorable performance.

The atmosphere was filled with excitement as it drew significant attention from beauty pageant enthusiasts worldwide. Thai fans, in particular, closely followed the competition, creating an electrifying ambiance.

Anntonia Porsild, affectionately known as “Ann,” is a 27-year-old beauty queen born on November 2nd, 1996. Standing tall at 175 centimeters, she holds a bachelor’s degree in International Marketing and Public Relations from Stamford International University. Having grown up in a multicultural family with a Thai mother and a Danish father, Ann experienced a diverse upbringing, living in seven different countries throughout her childhood.

Apart from her beauty pageant pursuits, Ann is passionate about sports as she enjoys basketball, volleyball, and football. The blend of cultures in her family background has shaped Ann into a well-rounded individual, reflecting the diversity that Miss Universe celebrates.

As Sheynnis Palacios takes the Miss Universe 2023 crown, Anntonia Porsild’s impressive journey and achievement as the 1st runner-up add another proud chapter to Thailand’s legacy in international beauty pageants.


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Aim Tanakorn
The local news translator at The Pattaya News. Aim is a twenty-four year old who currently lives in Bangkok. Interested in English translation, story-telling, and entrepreneurship, he believes that hard-working is an indispensable component of every success in this world.