WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach wins Miss Universe PH crown
MANILA, Philippines – It's a sweet victory like no other for Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach, who finally won the Miss Universe PH crown on her third and likely final try, at the Bb Pilipinas 2015 coronation night Sunday, March 15, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Reigning queen MJ Lastimosa shared a hug with Pia. This is a big moment for both ladies – MJ also won the crown last year, and also on her third try.
Watch the incredible winning moment here, an emotional triumph for Pia.
Then, watch Pia's Q&A portion here:
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Leading up to coronation night:
- See the ladies at the Parade of Beauties
- Bb Pilipinas 2015 candidates take to the runway at casual wear fashion show
- The Bb Pilipinas 2015 national costume competition
- Bb Pilipinas candidates at the 2015 talent show
- See the ladies at the press presentation in colorful swimsuits
- Official swimsuit portraits
Get to know the ladies:
- Deaf candidate Christine Balaguer removed from Bb Pilipinas 2015
- Melanie Marquez's advice for niece Wynwyn
- Joey Marquez's daughter Wynwyn among Bb Pilipinas 2015 hopefuls
- The elements of a winning pageant look
- Toni, Xian to host Bb Pilipinas coronation
All photos by Mark Cristino/Rappler