Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Miss Israel 2014
HAIFA, Israel - Mor Maman (18, Beersheba) was crowned Miss Israel 2014 at the Haifa International Convention Center on March 4. She will represent Israel in Miss World 2014 in London, England. The first runner-up was Doron Matalon (19, Beit Aryeh-Ofarim) and will represent Israel in Miss Universe 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. The second runner-up was Tamar Skorsirb.
Sunday, March 2, 2014
Stellar Marianas is back! After 9 years, the Miss Marianas Universe pageant is back after Stellar Marianas, organizers of the pageant, will relaunch the event. Laila Boyer, president of the organization, indicated in a press conference that Miss Marianas Teen will take place in July and the next Miss Marianas Universe pageant is expected to take place in January 2015. This would mark the return of the Northern Mariana Islands to Miss Universe. Boyer also indicated that the organization is looking to bring the Miss World license as well to bring more opportunities to the contestants. The Northern Mariana Islands have sent a contestant to Miss World once back in 2003.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
BARVIKHA, Russia - Yulia Alipova (23, 1.79m, Balakovo) was crowned Miss Russia 2014 at the Barvikha Luxury Village Concert Hall on March 1. She will represent Russia in Miss World 2014 in London, England and/or Miss Universe 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. The first runner-up was Anastasia Reshetova and the second runner-up was Anastasia Kostenko. The pageant had Megan Lynne Young, Miss World 2013, and María Gabriela de Jesús Isler Morales, Miss Universe 2013, as special guests.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Miss Dominica 2014
ROSEAU, Dominica - Francine Tiffany Baron (20, Grand Bay) was crowned Miss Dominica 2014 at the Windsor Park in Roseau on February 28. She will represent Dominica in Miss World 2014 in London, England. The first runner-up was Donnella Riviere and the second runner-up was Octavia Prosper.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
KIGALI, Rwanda - Colombe Akiwacu (20, 1.75m) was crowned Miss Rwanda 2014 at the Petit Stade in Kigali on February 22. She is expected to represent Rwanda in Miss World 2014. However, her participation is not confirmed. The first runner-up was Carmen Akineza and the second runner-up was Marlène Mutoniwase.
Monday, February 17, 2014
JAKARTA, Indonesia - Maria Asteria Sastrayu Rahajeng (22, 1.65m) was crowned Miss Indonesia 2014 at the Hall D2 of the Jakarta International Expo on February 17. She will represent Indonesia in Miss World 2014 in London, England. Ellen Rachel Aragay was the first runner-up and Hanna Sugialam was the second runner-up.
Sunday, February 9, 2014
TBILISI, Georgia - Anna Zubashvili (20, 1.77m) was crowned Miss Georgia 2014 (მის საქართველო 2014) at the Pavilion in Tbilisi on February 9. She will represent Georgia in Miss World 2014 in London, England and/or Miss Universe 2014 in Fortaleza, Brazil. Elene Gamkrelidze was the first runner-up and Tika Jabanashvili was the second runner-up.