In Round of 32 action, Miss Philippines Carlene Aguilar finished first in Group D, narrowly beating Miss Italy Sofia Bruscoli, and routing Miss Albania Suada Sherifaja and Miss Colombia Erika Queribin.
Aguilar advances to the round of 16, against Miss Bosnia-Herzegovina Sanja Tunjic. Miss Italy, her strongest competition, squares off against Miss Sri Lanka Nadeeka Pereira (expect an upset by the Italian beauty).
Other candidates with the potential to beat Miss Philippines Carlene Aguilar and their respective pairings:
Miss Iceland (1st in her group) against Miss Brazil (2nd in her group)
Miss Namibia (2nd, lost to surprise 1st placer Martinique) against Miss Puerto Rico (1st)
Miss Spain (1st) against Miss Costa Rica (2nd)
Miss England (1st) against Miss Venezuela (2nd)
Don't forget to vote for Carlene Aguilar in the Miss World 2005 beauty pageant! Send SMS "MW 114" to 2441 (Smart) or 2345 (Globe), or 2929 (Chikka.com)! You can also download wallpapers by sending "MW MMS114" to 2929 (and this adds 10 votes to Carlene's total)!