HAIFA, Israel - Shani Hazan (19, 1.82m, Kiryat Ata) was crowned Miss Israel 2012 (2012 מלכת היופי של ישראל לשנת) at the Haifa International Convention Center in Haifa. She will represent Israel in Miss World 2012 in Ordos, Inner Mongolia on August 18.
Lina Machola (18, 1.78m, Haifa) finished as the first runner-up and will represent Israel in Miss Universe 2012 next December.
May Yoshia, Noy Abner and Suf Azulai completed the top five out of a group of 20 contestants.The pageant is organized by La'Isha magazine since 1950.
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