Marady Ngin was crowned Miss Universe Cambodia 2021 during the finals held October 28.

The 22-year-old model, actress and host bested 17 other finalists for the title. She is expected to represent the nation at the 70th Miss Universe competition in Eilat, Israel in December. She suceeded 2020 titleholder Sarita Reth.

Neth Son and Margaret Sim placed first and second runners-up, respectively.

“It seems like a dream, but this is the true that I become Miss Universe Cambodia 2021. Thank you so much everyone for all your support since the beginning till now,” Marady posted on Instagram. “I promise I will do my best for Cambodia.”

Cambodia has yet to win the Miss Universe crown. It currently ranks 170th in Missosology Big5 Ranking. Missosology.Org; Photo from Ngin Marady; AB STUDIO Sihanoukville