Miss Universe Japan 2022 is Marybelen Sakamoto

pageantcircle.com -- Aug 26

Marybelen Sakamoto was crowned Miss Universe Japan 2022 in a glittering national competition held on Thursday, August 25 in Tokyo.

The 23-year-old beauty bested over 30 other finalist to win her national title. She will represent Japan at Miss Universe 2022, possibly later this year.

Last year's winner Juri Watanabe, who placed in the Top 16 at Miss Universe 2021, relinquished her reign at the end of the event.

Saria Oikawa and Megumi Wilson were named the first and second runners-up, respectively while Kozue Kanzaki and Aska Taira completed the Top 5 finalists. ...continue reading

Aug 26 (Kyodo) - 2022年のミス・ユニバース日本代表を決める日本大会が25日、東京都内で開かれ、東京都の会社員、坂本麻里ベレンさん(23)が選ばれた。  ...continue reading