Julianna Ro, representing Andalucia, was crowned Miss International Spain 2021 in glittering finale held September 22 at Teatro Guimerá in Santa Cruz, Tenerife.

The 27-year-old model, singer and songwriter from Seville will represent the nation at the 60th Miss International beauty pageant. She is currently taking up her MBA specializing in fashion.

Asked if she expected to win the crown, Ro said: “Yes, I was hopeful. I wanted to do my best but you can’t control everything. I worked hard and will continue to work.”

Souadou Sena (Canarias) placed first runner-up, while Laura Boado (Galicia) finished second runner-up.

Spain bagged the Miss International crown in 1977, 1990, and 2008. The currently ranks 8th in Missosology Big5 Ranking. Missosology.Org; Photos from Diez Minutos