An 18-year-old model representing Punta Cana, Clauvid Daly, was crowned Miss República Dominicana Universo 2019 at the Teatro Nacional in Santo Domingo on Sunday, August 18.
Miss La Romana, Kimberly Jiménez and Miss Distrito Nacional, Franchesca Astier were first and second runners-up, respectively.
Clauvid beat 26 other contestants to win the national beauty title. She will now prepare to represent the Dominican Republic at the Miss Universe 2019 pageant.
Former Miss Universe from Puerto Rico, Zuleyka Rivera, hosted the 62nd edition of the national competition.
The Dominican Republic has won the Miss Universe crown once with the beautiful Amelia Vega in 2003.
Photos: El Caribe