Pictures: China's Yu Wenxia Wins Miss World 2012 in China

Pictures: China's Yu Wenxia Wins Miss World 2012 in China

Bijie : China | Aug 18, 2012 at 5:27 PM PDT
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Miss China Yu Wenxia crowned Miss World 2012

Miss China , Yu Wenxia, has been crowned the 2012 Miss World on Saturday , August 18 during a glitzy two-hour final at the futuristic stadium in the Inner Mongolian city of Ordos in China . Miss World 2011, Ivian Sarcos of Venezuela pin the crown on the new Miss world , reports AFP.

Yu Wenxia who is 23-year-old , height is 1.77 meters , music student becomes the second Miss China contestant was awarded the title since Zhang Zilin awarded the title in 2007.Sophie Elizabeth Moulds of Wales took the second place while Jessica Michelle Kahawaty of Australia took the third place.

Ms. Yu also won the Miss Talent 2012 while Miss South Sudan was named the Miss World 2012 Top Model award , Miss Wales took Miss World 2012 Beach Beauty , Miss Multimedia 2012 goes to Miss India and Miss World Sports Woman 2012 named Miss Sweden .

when the jury asked Miss China why she should be crowned , she said "When I was young I felt very lucky because so many people helped me, and I hope in the future I can help more children to feel lucky," according to AFP.

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China's Yu Wenxia Wins Miss World 2012 in China
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