The fourth hot picks saw the Tay Ninh native rank fourth in the global beauty pageant.

The contestant from Colombia is predicted to be crowned Miss Universe 2022. Whilst the others to make the Top 5 include the representatives from Venezuela, Peru, Vietnam, and Puerto Rico, respectively.

Ngoc Chau, 28, was crowned Miss Universe Vietnam 2022 and also won the Best Body and Environment Ambassador sub-titles at the international beauty contest.

The local beauty stands at 1.74 metres tall with measurements of 84-58-94. She is most notable for being named winner of Vietnam’s Next Top Model 2016 and Miss Supranational Vietnam 2018, whilst she also finished among the Top 10 of Miss Supranational 2019 and won the Miss Asian Supranational 2019 title during the pageant.

Miss Universe 2022 will be the 71st edition of the global pageant, with its grand final scheduled to take place in the United States on January 14, 2023. The event will see Harnaaz Sandhu of India crown her successor.

Vietnamese representative H’Hen Nie finished among the Top 5 back in 2018, marking the highest finish of local beauties at the Miss Universe pageant so far.