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Beauty of Russia 2020: Albina Koroleva to represent Russia at Miss Earth 2021

Beauty of Russia 2020: Albina Koroleva to represent Russia at Miss Earth 2021Albina Koroleva edged out over 40 other beauties to win Beauty of Russia 2020 on Wednesday, October 28 in Sochi. The event was held without an audience amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The 19-year-old student at Yaroslavl State Pedagogical University is a former member of the Lokomotiv hockey team’s support group, starred in the film “Let’s Get Divorced,” and worked as a weather forecast presenter on local television.

“I still can’t believe that I will represent Russia at the international level. This is a huge honor for me,” she wrote on social media.

The newly-crowned beauty queen who also took home the title Miss Earth Russia is expected to represent her country at the Miss Earth 2021 pageant.

Russia made a debut at the Miss Earth pageant in 2001 and managed to clinch eight placements in the past 20 years.

Anastasia Trusova and Lada Akimova’s runner-up finish in 2014 and 2017 were the country’s highest achievements so far in the international competition.

Beauty of Russia 2020: Albina Koroleva to represent Russia at Miss Earth 2021

Photos: Beauty of Russia / Instagram