A total of 70 representatives from across the globe participated in the beauty pageant that took place at the Strzelecki Park Amphitheater in Nowy Sącz, Malopolska, Poland. 

Lalela Mswane of South Africa was announced as the beauty queen.

This is the very first time that South Africa has bagged the crown.

This screenshot shows Lalela Mswane of South Africa crowned  as Miss Supranational 2022 in Poland, July 16, 2022.
This screenshot shows Lalela Mswane of South Africa crowned as Miss Supranational 2022 in Poland, July 16, 2022.

The first runner-up title went to Praewwanich Ruangthong of Thailand.

The third and fourth runner-up prizes were given to Adinda Cresheilla of Indonesia and Ismelys Velasquez of Venezuela, respectively.

This screenshot shows Vietnam's Nguyen Huynh Kim Duyen at the grand coronation ceremony of Miss Supranational 2022 in Poland, July 16, 2022.
This screenshot shows Vietnam’s Nguyen Huynh Kim Duyen at the grand coronation ceremony of Miss Supranational 2022 in Poland, July 16, 2022.

Before making it to the top three finalists of Miss Supranational 2022, Vietnam’s Kim Duyen was the first runner-up of Miss Universe Vietnam 2019 and later selected to represent Vietnam at Miss Universe 2021 in Israel, where she entered the top 16.

The 26-year-old beauty also took on the role of a coach at Miss Universe Vietnam 2022 that just concluded last month.

This screenshot shows Vietnam's Nguyen Huynh Kim Duyen donning a swimwear at the grand coronation ceremony of Miss Supranational 2022 in Poland, July 16, 2022.
This screenshot shows Vietnam’s Nguyen Huynh Kim Duyen donning a swimwear at the grand coronation ceremony of Miss Supranational 2022 in Poland, July 16, 2022.

Miss Supranational is an annual international female beauty pageant that started in 2009, with most contests held in Poland.

The beauty contest is managed by the World Beauty Association S.A., which was founded in 2009 in Panama.

Vietnam's Nguyen Huynh Kim Duyen is interviewed after entering Top 12 at the grand coronation ceremony of Miss Supranational 2022 in Poland, July 16, 2022. Photo: Nguyen Huynh Kim Duyen Facebook page
Vietnam’s Nguyen Huynh Kim Duyen (R) is interviewed after entering Top 12 at the grand coronation ceremony of Miss Supranational 2022 in Poland, July 16, 2022. Photo: Nguyen Huynh Kim Duyen Facebook page

Kim Duyen made the highest achievement for Vietnam at the pageant after supermodel Nguyen Minh Tu and Nguyen Thi Ngoc Chau both stopped in top 10 at the 2018 and 2019 editions, respectively.

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