The Miss World beauty pageant took place earlier today in China and Miss China – Wenxia YU clinched the crown. In a glittering ceremony held at the Dongsheng Stadium, Wenxia YU won the title of Miss World 2012. The first and second runners-up spots went to Miss Wales and Miss Australia respectively. In a record breaking year, 116 contestants represented their countries on the world stage in what was a celebration of Ordos and a gathering of friends from around the world.
Nigeria’s representative Damiete Charles-Granville was shortlisted as one of the top 10 contestants for the Miss World 2012 Beach Fashion award.
Atong Demach of South Sudan did Africa proud by winning the African Continental Queen of Beauty crown. She also won the Top Model prize in addition to coming fourth overall in the pageant.
Congratulations Miss China!!!