Heilymar Rosario from Puerto Rico was crowned Miss Intercontinental 2016 in the coronation night held in Colombo, Sri Lanka on Sunday. She bested other gorgeous contestants from all over the world, including the Philippine representative Jennifer Hammond who only made it as far as the Top 15.
Only one contestant from each continent was chosen to be part of the Top 5. Miss Sri Lanka was chosen for Asia, Miss Puerto Rico for North America, Miss Venezuela for South America, Miss Italy for Europe, and Miss Ghana for Africa.
Tracy Zilva of Sri Lanka was named first runner-up; Silvia Commodore of Ghana was second runner-up; Floriana Russo of Italy won third runner-up; and Amal Karina Nemer of Venezuela was the fourth runner-up.
Meanwhile, joining Hammond in the Top 15 were contestants from Costa Rica, Colombia, Seychelles, Thailand, China, Czech Republic, Scotland, Poland and Ukraine.
Rosario suceeded Miss Intercontinental 2015 Valentina Rasulova of Russia.
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