|The inclusion of Miss South Africa was one of the biggest surprises of the night. Well done Refilwe!|
|Miss Curacao made her country proud by being the first delegate from her country to place in 18 years.|
|Miss Universe Brazil looked sensational in her swimsuit. It's hard to imagine that she got cut after this performance.|
|Miss Thailand made it to the top 10 to the delight of Thai fans!|
|USA looked like the sure winner after her evening gown performance.|
|A beautiful tribute to Miss Slovenia who had to withdraw following a terrible accident after her arrival in Vegas that left her hospitalized and with some serious damages. We wish you a very speedy and full recovery, Miss Slovenia.|
|The top 5: USA, Colombia, Philippines, Australia and France - the first from her country to make the top 5 in almost 60 years.|
|The top 3: USA, Colombia and the Philippines showing their joy minutes before the terrible fiasco that was the crowning.|
|Moment of joy for the Philippines: Still shocked after what happened, Pia finally gets|
her bittersweet moment. She is the 64th Miss Universe.
|Pia Wurtzbach is congratulated by a few of her close friends. Several others flocked to|
Miss Colombia, appalled by what had happened, to console her.