Miss World 2012 has revealed the winners on Saturday, August 18, 2012 held in Dongsheng Fitness Center Stadium, Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China. The 23-year old music student from China was crowned winner of the pageant. Pleae check the complete and official results of Miss World 2012 below.
MISS WORLD 2012 – China PR, Wenxia Yu
1st Runner Up – Wales, Sophie Moulds
2nd Runner Up – Australia, Jessica Kahawaty
TOP 7 FINALISTS:
4th Place – South Sudan, Atong Demach
5th Place – Brazil, Mariana Notarangelo
6th Place – Jamaica, Deanna Robins
7th Place – India, Vanya Mishra
TOP 15 SEMI-FINALISTS:
England, Charlotte Holmes
Indonesia, Ines Putri Tjiptadi Chandra
Kenya, Shamim Nabil
Mexico, Mariana Berumen
Netherlands, Nathalie den Dekker
Philippines, Queenierich Rehman
Spain, Aránzazu Estévez
United States, Claudine Book
Queen of Africa – South Sudan, Atong Demach
Queen of the Americas – Brazil, Mariana Notarangelo
Queen of Asia & Oceania – China PR, Wen Xia Yu
Queen of the Caribbean – Jamaica, Deanna Robins
Queen of Europe – Wales, Sophie Moulds
CHALLENGE EVENTS WINNERS:
Beauty with a Purpose – Miss India, Vanya Mishra
Beach Fashion – Miss Wales, Sophie Moulds
Top Model – Miss South Sudan, Atong Demach
Talent – Miss China PR, Wen Xia Yu
Sports – Miss Sweden, Sanna Jinnedal
Multimedia Award – Miss India, Vanya Mishra
Miss China Wenxia Yu, 23, was crowned Miss World 2012 on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at Dongsheng Fitness Center Stadium, Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China.
Yu, a music student who said she wants to become a music teacher also won the Miss Talent Award in this year’s competition. She’s the second contestant from China who was awarded the title. The last time was in 2007 when Zhang Zilin took the honor.
A total of 116 contestants joined the pageant, the highest number of contestants in the history of Miss World.
The first runner-up was Sophie Elizabeth Moulds of Wales and the second runner-up is Jessica Michelle Kahawaty of Australia.
It was the first time that the Inner Mongolian city of Ordos had hosted the international beauty pageant.