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Jamaica’s Toni-Ann Singh wins Miss World 2019

Jamaica's Toni-Ann Singh wins Miss World 2019Jamaica’s Toni-Ann Singh triumphed over 100 other beauties to be crowned Miss World 2019 on Saturday, December 14 at ExCel London, in England. She is the fourth woman from Jamaica to win the Miss World title.

The 23-year-old talented singer succeeded last year’s winner from Mexico, Vanessa Ponce de Leon during the 69th edition of the prestigious pageant.

Ophély Mézino of France and Suman Rao of India were the first and second runners-up, respectively, while Elís Miele Coelho of Brazil and Nyekachi Douglas of Nigeria, completed the Top 5 finalists.

Cook Islands, Kenya, Mexico, Nepal, Philippines, Russia and Vietnam were the rest of the Top 12 semi-finalists.

The new Miss World is a women’s studies and psychology student at Florida State University who aspires to be a medical doctor. In her free time she enjoys singing, cooking, vlogging, volunteering and singing.

Other Miss World winners from Jamaica were Carole Joan Crawford in 1963, Cindy Breakspeare in 1976 and Lisa Hanna in 1993.

Jamaica's Toni-Ann Singh wins Miss World 2019

FINAL RESULTS

Miss World 2019: Jamaica – Toni-Ann Singh
1st Runner-Up: France – Ophély Mézino
2nd Runner-Up: India – Suman Rao

Top 5

Brazil – Elís Miele Coelho
Nigeria – Nyekachi Douglas

Top 12

Cook Islands – Tajiya Eikura Sahay
Kenya – Maria Wavinya
Mexico – Ashley Alvídrez
Nepal – Anushka Shrestha
Philippines – Michelle Dee
Russia – Alina Sanko
Vietnam – Lương Thùy Linh

Top 40

Antigua and Barbuda – Taqiyyah Francis
Australia – Sarah Marschke
British Virgin Islands – Rikkiya Brathwaite
China – Li Peishan
Denmark – Natasja Kunde
England – Bhasha Mukherjee
Guyana – Joylyn Conway
Hong Kong – Lila Lam
Indonesia – Princess Megonondo
Malaysia – Alexis SueAnn Seow
Moldova – Elizaveta Kuznitova
Mongolia – Tsevelmaa Mandakh
New Zealand – Lucy Brock
Paraguay – Araceli Bobadilla
Poland – Milena Sadowska
Portugal – Inês Brusselmans
Puerto Rico – Daniella Rodríguez
Scotland – Keryn Matthew
South Africa – Sasha-Lee Olivier
Spain – María del Mar Aguilera
Thailand – Narintorn Chadapattarawalrachoat
Trinidad and Tobago – Tya Janè Ramey
Tunisia – Sabrine Mansour
Uganda – Oliver Nakakande
Ukraine – Marharyta Pasha
United States – Emmy Cuvelier
Venezuela – Isabella Rodríguez
Wales – Gabriella Jukes

CONTINENTAL QUEEN OF BEAUTY

Africa: Nigeria – Nyekachi Douglas
Americas: Brazil – Elís Miele Coelho
Asia: India – Suman Rao
Caribbean: Guyana – Joylyn Conway
Europe: France – Ophély Mézino
Oceania: Cook Islands – Tajiya Eikura Sahay

Jamaica's Toni-Ann Singh wins Miss World 2019

Photos: Daniel Leal-Olivas / AFP

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