LOOK: Mariel de Leon in swimsuit for Miss International 2017

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 14 2017 03:18 PM | Updated as of Nov 14 2017 04:28 PM

MANILA – After impressing the judges in their national costumes, the candidates of Miss International 2017 graced the stage in their sexy swimsuits.

Different outfits were seen on stage, from bikinis to maillots, and even long-sleeved tops.

The Philippines’ representative, Mariel de Leon, opted to wear a fuschia maillot.

Here’s a look:

Screengrab from the Miss International 2017 livestream

 

Miss International 2017 is still ongoing in Tokyo, Japan, and is streamed live on the pageant’s website.

It took De Leon two tries in Binibining Pilipinas before getting the opportunity to represent the Philippines in Miss International.

The daughter of screen veterans Christopher de Leon and Sandy Andolong is hoping for a back-to-back win for the Philippines. 

Her predecessor, Kylie Verzosa, is the reigning titleholder.