The local beauty would rank seventh in the first leaderboard, whilst the representative from the Philippines is predicted to ultimately go on to win the crown.

Elsewhere, the runner-up titles would go to the beauties from Thailand, the Czech Republic, Puerto Rico, and Brazil.

The other contestants to make the Top 10 would include those from Costa Rica, Poland, Venezuela, and Malaysia.

Bao Ngoc resides in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and is currently a student at the Faculty of International Affairs at Vietnam National University in Ho Chi Minh City.

The 21-year-old girl measures 87-63-88 and previously made the Top 22 of Miss Vietnam 2020 before finishing first runner-up at Miss World Vietnam 2022.

Miss Intercontinental is one of the world’s most prestigious international beauty pageants, alongside Miss World, Miss Universe, and Miss International.

This year marks the 50th edition of the beauty pageant, with the grand finale scheduled to take place in Egypt on October 14.