Miss Philippines, Runner-up in Miss World 2011
Gwendoline Ruais, Miss Philippines, French-Filipina from Muntinlupa City, was able to make it as a runner-up in 2011 Miss World held in London.
It was an achievement for our country having Ruais tied for the highest finish for the Philippines in the Miss World pageant, which the nation has never won. Evangeline Pascual was also first runner-up in 1973.
Miss World is considered a British Commonwealth rival to the US-organized Miss Universe pageant.
Ivian Sarcos, 21was crowned Miss World 201.
Congratulations to all winners.