{UPDATED) Samantha Panlilio failed to enter the Top 20 of the Miss Grand International 2021 finals held Saturday, December 4 in Thailand.
Delegates from Indonesia, Myanmar, Malaysia, Vietnam, India, and Australia were among those who made from the Asia and Pacific region.
This is the third time that the Philippines has failed to enter the competition since Binibining Pilipinas took over the Miss Grand Philippines franchise.
The country has yet to win the crown. Samantha Bernardo and Nicole Cordoves were the closest to the crown, having placed 1st runner-up in 2016 and 2020.
Here’s a look back at Samantha’s journey.

Despite Samantha missing the Top 20, Binibining Pilipinas congratulated her for a job well done.

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