Nineteen-year-old Nicolene Pichapa Limsnukan was crowned Miss Thailand World in glittering ceremony held September 15 in Bangkok.
Nicolene a business student at the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce will represent Thailand at the 2018 Miss World finals in December in Sanya, China.
Limsnukan competed last June in Miss Universe Thailand 2018 and placed in the Top 10. In 2014, she was named Miss Teen Asia USA.
Praewwanit Ruangthong, 26, and Helena Busch, 22, were the runner-ups on the night.