‘Girls Planet 999’ Elimination Round: 45 Eliminations, Remaining Contestants, Top 9, & More
On the 3rd of September, Mnet's "Girls Planet 999" had their first elimination round and it was completely brutal as the show eliminated 45 contestants, and in the first elimination round the 'cells' either got eliminated together or as a group.
Notably, a 'cell' had three contestants, one of Korean, Chinese, and Japanese origin each. Of the 33 cells, only 17 cells would survive. Of the 99 total contestants, 45 were eliminated at the end of the episode.
"We received 39,360,000 votes from over 164 countries during the past two weeks. The five teams who won last week's Connect Mission will receive a benefit in addition to the global fan votes," Yeo Jin Goo announced.
As per Yeo Jin Goo, the 'cells' that survived and their rankings are:
17. Yoon Ji A, Shima Moka, Zhou Xin Yu
16. Kim Bo Ra, Zhang Luo Fei, Hayase Hana
15. An Jeong Min, Wang Ya Le, Fujimoto Ayaka
14. Liang Jiao, Lee Hye Won, Nagai Manami
13. Leung Cheuk Ying, Lee Chae Yun, Kishida Ririka
12. Chia Yi, Huh Ji Won, Yamauchi Moana
11. Yang Zi Ge, Guinn Myah, Kamimoto Kotone
10. Chen Hsin Wei, Choi Ye Young, Kubo Reina
9. Wu Tammy, Kim Da Yeon, Sakurai Miu
8. Fu Ya Ning, Kim Su Yeon, Nonaka Shana
7. Hsu Nien Tzu, Huening Bahiyyih, Sakamoto Shihona
6. Xu Zi Yin, Kim Do Ah, Arai Risako
5. Li Yiman, Kim Chae Hyun, Kuwahara Ayana
4. Huang Xing Qiao, Kang Ye Seo, Sakamoto Mashiro
3. Su Rui Qi, Jeong Ji Yoon, Ezaki Hikaru
2. Shen Xiao Ting, Kawaguchi Yurina, Seo Young Eun
1. Cai Bing, Choi Yu Jin, May
Moreover, the 'show masters' of Mnet's "Girls Planet 999" have the power to save someone in an eliminated cell using the "Planet Pass." With this, the contestants Ikema Ruan, Wen Zhe, and Kim Hye Rim were saved.
Moreover, Mnet's "Girls Planet 999" top 9 rankings were also announced and they are as follows:
9. Kim Chae Hyun
8. Kang Ye Seo
7. Cai Yi Bing
6. Su Rui Qi
5. Sakamoto Mashiro
4. Choi Yu Jin
3. Ezaki Hikaru
2. Shen Xiao Ting
1. Kawaguchi Yurina
Stay tuned for more updates on Mnet's "Girls Planet 999"!