quote:DISGRUNTLED MasterChef fans are hitting out at Monday night’s grand finale, claiming the scoring was “rigged” after Diana Chan’s victory was clinched only in the very last moments of the show by a ridiculously small margin.
While some viewers said the climax was a “cliffhanger” other viewers were less generous, saying the eking out of the result was “contrived” and there must have been “collusion” between the judges to ensure the result was so nail-bitingly close.
In a dramatic final few minutes, Chan, 29, an accountant from Victoria, triumphed by one point over Queensland’s Ben Ungermann whose cook was hampered when he sliced his finger.
Ben dus ook nog mooie prijsquote:Diana Chan won the title of Masterchef 2017, the grand prize of $250,000 and a monthly column in the magazine Delicious while Ben Ungermann, as runner-up, received $40,000. Karlie Verkerk, who finished in third-place, also received a cash prize of $10,000.