Dr. Thato Thelma Mosehle, 25, of Klerksdorp, South Africa almost won Miss Supranational 2021. She was the second runner-up of the 12th edition of the Poland-based international beauty pageant.
Mosehle is a medical doctor who enjoys watching makeup tutorials, trying new recipes and knitting scarves. She earned her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBChB) degree from the University of the Free State in Bloemfontein, South Africa.
On October 24, 2020, Mosehle competed against nine other finalists at Miss South Africa 2020 in Cape Town, South Africa and became runner-up to Shudufhadzo Musida. Mosehle was later appointed as Miss Supranational South Africa 2021 while Musida was appointed as Miss World South Africa 2021.
It was Chanique Chani Rabe, 24, of Windhoek, Namibia who won the title while Karla Inelisse Guilfú Acevedo, 24, of Isla Culebra, Puerto Rico is her runner-up. Valentina Belen Sanchez Trivella, 25, of Porlamar, Venezuela is third runner-up and Eoanna Elaynna Constanza, 26, of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic is fourth runner-up.
Reigning Miss Supranational 2019 Anntonia Porsild, 26, of Thailand crowned Rabe as her successor at the Strzelecki Park Amphitheater in Nowy Sącz, Małopolska, Poland on August 21, 2021. It aired live on CNN Philippines in the Philippines, on Metro TV in Indonesia, on Zoom TV in India, on Silverbird in Nigeria, on Net 2 in Ghana, on Globovision in Venezuela, on Polsat in Poland and on ATV in Suriname.
Including Rabe, Guilfu, Mosehle, Sanchez and Constanza, 58 candidates competed for the crown. Miss Supranational 2019 third runner-up and Miss Universe 2020 second runner-up Janick Maceta del Castillo, 27, of Lima, Peru attended the coronation ceremony.