Philippines Venus Raj Declared 4th Runner-Up of Miss Universe 2010By Mayuri, Gaea News Network
Tuesday, August 24, 2010
LAS VEGAS (GaeaTimes.com) — Beauty, poise and outstanding wit, thats what describe the fourth runner up of Miss Universe 2010 Miss Venus Raj of Philippines. Miss Philippines Venus Raj is flooded with praises and applauds after her name was declared among the top 5 of the Miss Universe 2010 beauty pageant.
Miss Mexico Jimena Navarrete was crowned Miss Universe 2010 by former Miss Universe 2009 Stefania Fernandez. The first runner-up and second runner-up were Miss Jamaica Yendi Phillipps and Miss Australia Jesinta Campbell respectively. The star studded event was held yesterday in the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas.
83 beauties from all around the world participated in the competition to win the most beautiful crown in the Universe. After a series of rounds the top 5 girls were short-listed. The top 5 beauties tried to impress judges by navigating through their questions in the question answer round. 22 year old Venus Raj was asked by judge actor William Baldwin. Baldwin asked her,
What is one big mistake that you’ve made in your life and what did you do to make it right?
Miss Philippines answer confidently that
You know what, Sir in my 22 years of existence I can say that there is nothing major major, I mean, problem that I have done in my life. Because I am very confident with my family, with the love that they are giving to me. So, thank you so much that I am here, thank you thank you so much.
Venus Raj was almost on the verge of loosing her title when a lot of controversies rose regarding her birth certificate. But the Philippine beauty managed to retain her title and the crown after she obtained a valid Philippine passport for herself. Congratulations to her on winning the position of fourth runner-up of 59th edition of Miss Universe 2010.
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