Monday, December 19, 2016

MISS WORLD 2016

MISS WORLD 2016
OXON HILL, Maryland, United States - Stephanie Marie del Valle Díaz (19; 1.78m; San Juan, PUERTO RICO) was crowned Miss World 2016 at the conclusion of the 66th Miss World finals held at The Theater at MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States on December 18. She is Puerto Rico's second Miss World and the first since 1975. Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramírez (Dominican Republic) was the first runner-up and Natasha Mannuela Halim (Indonesia) was the second runner-up. Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray (Philippines) and Evelyn Njambi Thungu (Kenya) finished in fourth and fifth place, respectively.

Lenty Frans (Belgium), Beatrice Bezerra da Fontoura (Brazil), Kong Jing (China), Bayartsetseg Altangerel (Mongolia), Wang Hyeon (South Korea) and Audra Diane Mari (United States) were the top eleven semifinalists. Mongolia advanced to the top eleven via the Miss World People's Choice popular vote.

 Madeline Cowe (Australia), Natalia Asinata Simahite Short (Cook Islands), Morgane Edvige (France), Antoinette Delali Kemavor (Ghana), Tímeát Gelencsér (Hungary), Priyadarshini Chatterjee (India), Priyanka Yoshikawa (Japan), Kristína Činčurová (Slovakia) and Jinnita Buddi (Thailand) were the top twenty quarterfinalists. 

Miss World Africa 2016 is Evelyn Njambi Thungu (Kenya), Miss World Americas 2016 is Audra Diane Mari (United States), Miss World Asia 2016 is Natasha Mannuela Halim (Indonesia), Miss World Caribbean 2016 is Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramírez (Dominican Republic), Miss World Europe 2016 is Lenty Frans (Belgium) and Miss World Oceania 2016 is Madeline Cowe (Australia).

Miss World Top Model 2016 is Kong Jing (China), Miss World Talent 2016 is Bayartsetseg Altangerel (Mongolia), Miss World Multimedia 2016 is Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray (Philippines), Miss World Sportswoman 2016 is Natalia Asinata Simahite Short (Cook Islands) and Miss World Beauty with a Purpose 2016 is Natasha Mannuela Halim (Indonesia).

117 nations competed for the crown. Julie Frankline Cheugueu Nguimfack (Cameroon), Soliyana Assefa (Ethiopia) and Samantha Rodriguez Todivelo (Madagascar) withdrew from the competition due to visa issues. Rwanda debuted this year. The returning nations were Antigua and Barbuda (2008), Belarus (2014), Canada (2014), Cayman Islands (2011), Cook Islands (1990), Democratic Republic of the Congo (2008), Egypt (2014), Equatorial Guinea (2014), Ghana (2014), Guinea-Bissau (2013), Israel (2014), Saint Lucia (2010) and Sierra Leone (2012). The nations that competed in 2015 but not in 2016 were Bermuda, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Gabon, Macedonia, Namibia, Norway, Samoa, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Zambia and Zimbabwe. 

The judges of the finals were Julia Morley (President and CEO of Miss World Ltd), Mike Dixon (Miss World official composer and musical director), Ken Warwick (Television executive producer and director), Andrew Minarik (Miss World official head of make-up and styling), Donna Walsh (Miss World official choreographer), Liliana Tanaja Tanoesoedibjo (Head of Jalinan Kasih RCTI and Miss World national director in Indonesia), Wilnelia Merced Forsyth (Miss World 1975 from Puerto Rico), Linda Pétursdóttir (Miss World 1988 from Iceland), Azra Akin (Miss World 2002 from Turkey), Ksenia Sukhinova (Miss World 2008 from Russia) and Carina Tyrell (Miss England 2014 and Top 5 finalist of Miss World 2014).

You can revisit the incidences during the pre-pageant events held in Washington D.C. and Prince George's County, Maryland on the first week by clicking here, the second week by clicking here and the third week by clicking here.

SUMMARY
Top 3

MISS WORLD 2016: Puerto Rico - Stephanie Marie del Valle Díaz
First Runner-up: Dominican Republic - Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramírez
Second Runner-up: IndonesiaNatasha Mannuela Halim

Top 5
Philippines Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray
Kenya - Evelyn Njambi Thungu

Top 11
BelgiumLenty Frans
Brazil - Beatrice Bezerra da Fontoura
China - Kong Jing
Mongolia - Bayartsetseg Altangerel (People's Choice)
South Korea - Wang Hyeon
United States - Audra Diane Mari

Top 20
Australia - Madeline Cowe
Cook Islands - Natalia Asinata Simahite Short
France - Morgane Edvige
Ghana - Antoinette Delali Kemavor
Hungary - Tímeát Gelencsér
India - Priyadarshini Chatterjee
Japan - Priyanka Yoshikawa
Slovakia - Kristína Činčurová
Thailand - Jinnita Buddi

Continental Queens of Beauty
Africa - Kenya - Evelyn Njambi Thungu
Americas - United States - Audra Diane Mari
Asia - Indonesia - Natasha Mannuela Halim
Caribbean - Dominican Republic -
Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramírez

Europe - Belgium -
Lenty Frans
Oceania - Australia - Madeline Cowe

Fast Track Events

Sportswoman

Miss World Sportswoman 2016: Cook Islands - Natalia Asinata Simahite Short
2nd place: Croatia - Angelica Zacchigna
3rd place: Malta - Anthea Zammit
Top 24:  Aruba - Lynette Fatima Agrela Do Nascimento; Australia - Madeline Cowe ; Austria - Dragana Stankovic; Bulgaria - Galina Asenova Mihaylova; Cayman Islands - Monyque Roshel Brooks; Czech Republic - Natálie Kotková; Denmark - Helena Heuser; Dominican Republic - Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramírez; England - Elizabeth Grant; Gibraltar - Kayley Mifsud; Honduras - Kerelyne Isell Campigotti Webster; Hungary - Tímeát Gelencsér; Latvia - Linda Kinca; Montenegro - Katarina Keković; New Zealand - Karla de Beer; Panama - Alessandra Camila Bueno Fontaine; Scotland - Lucy Kerr; Singapore - Bhaama Padmanathan; Spain - Raquel Tejedor Meléndez
United States - Audra Diane Mari; Uruguay - María Romina Trotto Morales

Top Model

Miss World Top Model 2016: China - King Jong
2nd place: Indonesia - Natasha Mannuela Halim
3rd place: Dominican Republic - Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramírez
Top 5: France - Morgane Edvige; Kenya - Evelyn Njambi Thungu

Talent

Miss World Talent 2016: Mongolia - Bayartsetseg Altangerel
Top 10: Canada - Anastasia Lin; Chile - Antonia Cristal Figueroa Alvarado; Croatia - Angelica Zacchigna; Hungary - Tímeát Gelencsér; Latvia - Linda Kinca; Malta - Anthea Zammit; Mongolia - Bayartsetseg Altangerel; Philippines - Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray; Poland - Kaja Klimkiewicz; Ukraine - Oleksandra Kucherenko
Top 21: Cook Islands - Natalia Asinata Simahite Short; Czech Republic - Natálie Kotková; Ecuador - Mirka Paola Cabrera Mazzini; Fiji - Pooja Priyanka; India - Priyadarshini Chatterjee; Puerto Rico - Stephanie Marie del Valle Díaz; Russia - Yana Denisovna Dobrovolskaya; Scotland - Lucy Kerr; Serbia - Katarina Šulkić; Slovenia - Maja Taradi; South Africa - Ntandoyenkosi Kunene

Beauty With a Purpose

Miss World Beauty With a Purpose 2016:
Indonesia
Natasha Mannuela Halim
Top 5: India - Priyadarshini Chatterjee; Kenya - Evelyn Njambi Thungu; Nepal - Asmee Shrestha; Philippines - Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray


Multimedia

Miss World Multimedia 2016: Philippines - Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray


People's Choice

Miss World People's Choice 2016:
Mongolia - Bayartsetseg Altangerel

Special Awards

World Dress Designer

World Dress Designer 2016:
TBA

Continental Cook-off
Winner: Caribbean (Aruba - Lynette Fatima Agrela Do Nascimento, Cayman Islands - Monyque Roshel Brooks, Jamaica - Ashlie Victoria White Barrett; Saint Lucia - La Toya Moffat)
Finalists: Africa (Guinea - Safiatou Baldé; Kenya - Evelyn Njambi Thungu; Lesotho - Rethabile Anacletta Tšosane; South Africa - Ntandoyenkosi Kunene). Americas (Argentina - Camila Macías Carusillo; Paraguay - Simone Patricia Freitag Krutzman; Peru - Pierina Sue Wong Mori; United States - Audra Diane Mari). Asia (Japan - Priyanka Yoshikawa; Indonesia - Natasha Mannuela Halim; Mongolia - Bayartsetseg Altangerel; Sri Lanka - Amritaa De Silva). Europe (Denmark - Helena Heuser; Hungary - Tímeát Gelencsér; Malta - Anthea Zammit; Slovakia - Kristína Činčurová). Oceania (Australia - Madeline Cowe; Cook Islands - Natalia Asinata Simahite Short; Fiji - Pooja Priyanka; New Zealand - Karla de Beer).


The 117 contestants of Miss World 2016
Albania - Ëndrra Kovaçit
Antigua and Barbuda - Latisha Greene
Argentina - Camila Macías Carusillo
Aruba - Lynette Fatima Agrela Do Nascimento
Australia - Madeline Cowe
Austria - Dragana Stankovic
Bahamas - Ashley Bettina Hamilton
Belarus - Polina Borodacheva
Belgium - Lenty Frans
Belize - Iris Carmen Salguero
Bolivia - Leyda Lourdes Suárez Aldana
Bosnia and Herzegovina - Halida Krajišnik
Botswana - Thata Kenosi
Brazil - Beatrice Bezerra da Fontoura
British Virgin Islands - Kadia Turnbull
Bulgaria - Galina Asenova Mihaylova
Canada - Anastasia Lin
Cayman Islands - Monyque Roshel Brooks
Chile - Antonia Cristal Figueroa Alvarado
China - Kong Jing
Colombia - Shirley Viviana Atehortúa Ríos
Cook Islands - Natalia Asinata Simahite Short
Costa Rica - Jessica Melania González Monge
Côte d'Ivoire - Esther Emmanuelle Memel
Croatia - Angelica Zacchigna
Curaçao - Sabrina Namias de Crasto
Cyprus - Mariá Morárou
Czech Republic - Natálie Kotková
Democratic Republic of the Congo - Andrea Moloto
Denmark - Helena Heuser
Dominican Republic - Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramírez
Ecuador - Mirka Paola Cabrera Mazzini
Egypt - Nadeen Osama El Sayed
El Salvador - Ana Miriam Cortez Durán
England - Elizabeth Grant
Equatorial Guinea - Anunciación Onguene Esono
Fiji - Pooja Priyanka
Finland - Heta Sallinen
France - Morgane Edvige
Georgia - Viktoria Kocherova
Ghana - Antoinette Delali Kemavor
Germany - Selina Kriechbaum
Gibraltar - Kayley Mifsud
Guadeloupe - Magalie Adelson
Guam - Phoebe Denight Palisoc
Guatemala - Melanie Jeanett Espina Luna
Guinea - Safiatou Baldé
Guinea-Bissau - Sandra Marisa Araujo Monteiro
Guyana - Nuriyyih Kamal Gerrard
Haiti - Suzana Sampeur
Honduras - Kerelyne Isell Campigotti Webster
Hungary - Tímeát Gelencsér
Iceland - Anna Lára Sigurðardóttir Orlowska
India - Priyadarshini Chatterjee
Indonesia - Natasha Mannuela Halim
Ireland - Niamh Kennedy
Israel - Karine Aliya
Italy - Giada Tropea
Jamaica - Ashlie Victoria White Barrett
Japan - Priyanka Yoshikawa
Kazakhstan - Alia Mergenbaeva
Kenya - Evelyn Njambi Thungu
Kyrgyzstan - Perizat Rasulbekkyzy
Latvia - Linda Kinca
Lebanon - Sandy Tabet
Lesotho - Rethabile Anacletta Tšosane
Malaysia - Tatiana Nandha Kumar
Malta - Anthea Zammit
Mauritius - Véronique Allas
Mexico - Ana Girault Contreras
Moldova - Daniela Marin
Mongolia - Bayartsetseg Altangerel
Montenegro - Katarina Keković
Myanmar - Myat Thiri Lwin
Nepal - Asmee Shrestha
Netherlands - Rachelle Reijnders
New Zealand - Karla de Beer
Nicaragua - María Laura Ramírez Castillo
Nigeria - Deborah Chinah Ugochukwu Collins
Northern Ireland
- Emma Carswell
Panama - Alessandra Camila Bueno Fontaine
Paraguay - Simone Patricia Freitag Krutzman
Peru
- Pierina Sue Wong Mori
Philippines - Catriona Elisa Magnayon Gray
Poland - Kaja Klimkiewicz
Portugal - Cristiana Sofia Viana Ferreira
Puerto Rico
- Stephanie Marie del Valle Díaz
Romania - Diana Codruţa Dinu
Russia - Yana Denisovna Dobrovolskaya
Rwanda
- Jolly Mutesi
Saint Lucia
- La Toya Moffat
Scotland - Lucy Kerr
Serbia
- Katarina Šulkić
Seychelles - Rupert Payet Christine Barbier
Sierra Leone - Aminata Adialin Bangura
Singapore - Bhaama Padmanathan
Slovakia - Kristína Činčurová
Slovenia - Maja Taradi
South Africa - Ntandoyenkosi Kunene
South Korea - Wang Hyeon
South Sudan - Akuang Ayuen Jongkuch
Spain - Raquel Tejedor Meléndez
Sri Lanka - Amritaa De Silva
Sweden - Emma Strandberg Winkel
Tanzania - Diana Edward Lukumai
Thailand - Jinnita Buddi
Trinidad and Tobago - Daniella Olivia Marie Walcott
Tunisia - Meriem Hammami
Turkey - Buse İskenderoğlu
Uganda - Leah Kagasa
Ukraine - Oleksandra Kucherenko
United States - Audra Diane Mari
United States Virgin Islands - Kyrelle Thomas
Uruguay - María Romina Trotto Morales
Venezuela - Diana Macarena Victoria de la Coromoto Croce García
Vietnam - Trương Thị Diệu Ngọc
Wales - Ffion Georgina Moyle


Withdrew
Cameroon
- Julie Frankline Cheugueu Nguimfack

Ethiopia - Soliyana Assefa
Madagascar
-
Samantha Rodriguez Todivelo

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