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‘Survivor’ Season 42 Winner Revealed: See Who Won the Trophy

Season 42 of Survivor has come to an end. The grand finale of the reality competition was aired on May 25, 2022, Wednesday at 8.00 pm ET on CBS. We must say that it was a nail-biting season.

Maryanne Oketch is the winner of ‘Survivor’

The three-hour-long finale of the series displayed the top five finalists: Maryanne Oketch, Romeo Escobar, Mike Turner, Jonathan Young, and Lindsay Dolashewich who gave their best performance to take the trophy of the reality contest home along with a cash prize of $1 million.

At the end of the day, Maryanne Oketch was crowned the winner of the show. She made history by becoming the second Black woman to win the show. The first time, a black woman won the reality show Survivor was way back in 2002, then Vecepia Towery won the show.

More details about the finale of CBS ‘Survivor’

Survivor is a show in which the dynamics of the people change almost daily so you must have a proper game plan to win the show. In the course of the show, we saw many alliances being formed for the sake of challenges. Tribal Councils were surprising at times.

Jeff Probst has been hosting the reality show for many years. After competing in all the challenges, the top three finalists: Maryanne Oketch, Romeo Escobar, and Mike Turnerhadto tell the jury why they deserved to win the show. Maryanne bagged a total of seven votes out of eight while Mike received just one and Romeo didn’t get any votes.

The fans’ reaction to Maryanne’s win

One fan wrote, “I am ecstatic for Maryanne! She did that! She articulated herself so well! So proud of her! Winner, winner, chicken dinner!”Ā  #Survivor42Finale

Another user tweeted, “we did it!!!!!!! maryanne truly dominated that end game and is the face of the new era of survivor. a social strategic queen! iā€™m so happy rn.”

Followed by a user who penned, “The cherry on top is that everyone doubted her saying “She’s way too loud” and “She can’t keep her mouth shut.” Maryanne not only kept it shut, she kept the biggest secret of the game and the moment she revealed it sealed the deal for her victory.”

Another user wrote, “May 19, 2002 – Vecepia Towery wins Marquesas, becoming the first Black woman to win the show May 25, 2022 – Maryanne Oketch wins 42, becoming the second Black woman to win the show History in 2 photos.”

One user tweeted, “Loved Maryanne from the start and how she played but the bossest-ass move she did was when she played family passive-aggressive emotional warfare talking about folks not speaking to each other and calling them out in front of MILLIONS just before the final challenge.”

These were a few reactions of the fans to Maryanne winning the season 42 of the Survivor. Did you enjoy the final episode of the show? Was the jury fair? Kindly let us know what you think in the comments section below. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.

Meenal Mehta
Hi, I am Meenal. I'm a travel enthusiast, a movie buff and a cricket fan all wrapped in one. I love to capture moments through my words. Writing is my happy space, it has been a great way of putting all my thoughts out and feel liberated.


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