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Catriona Gray memes flood social media after Miss U win

By: - Reporter
/ 10:57 PM December 17, 2018
Catriona Gray

Catriona Gray (Photo by LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA / AFP)

MANILA, Philippines — As the Catriona Gray fever becomes even more feverish among Filipinos after her Miss Universe victory, here as some memes and congratulatory messages that have surfaced online.

READ: Philippines’ Catriona Gray is Miss Universe 2018

One of the most popular posts that have circulated online are funny comparisons of images captured from the pageant.


This one Facebook user posted a comparison of the photo of Gray with a screen grab from a commercial of the previous Filipina Miss Universe, Pia Wurtzbach.

Sabi na e. Pamilyar yung set-up kanina. Hindi sila nagdowny parfum. 😂😂😂

Posted by Zayne Leigh Aying-Navarro on Sunday, December 16, 2018

One netizen juxtaposed the color of the gowns worn by Gray and Wurtzbach, to the colors of the country’s banking companies, even throwing Sen. Nancy Binay into the mix.


Sabi na e. Pamilyar yung set-up kanina. Hindi sila nagdowny parfum. 😂😂😂

Posted by Zayne Leigh Aying-Navarro on Sunday, December 16, 2018

A tweet also pointed out the resemblance of Miss South Africa Tamaryn Green with Ariana Grande.

Another tweet, meanwhile, jokingly suggested for a collaboration between rapper Gloc-9 and Gray in reference to her answer towards the end of the competition.

Meanwhile, motorcycle ride-hailing company, Angkas, also joined in on the fun with this tweet.

Other businesses also shared their congratulatory posts.

Congratulations, Catriona! Basta kapag ikaw ay nagipit, ang korona sa Cebuana Lhuillier ilapit!Photo by ABS-CBN News

Posted by Cebuana Lhuillier on Sunday, December 16, 2018

Congratulations to our Miss Universe, Catriona Gray! You deserve this win! #YouDeserveDelicious

Posted by ArmyNavy Burger + Burrito Philippines on Sunday, December 16, 2018

The whole country is proud of you! Congratulations to our pride and joy, Miss Universe 2018 – Catriona Gray! 👑

Posted by Jollibee on Sunday, December 16, 2018

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