Miss World 2019

Miss World 2019, the 69th edition of the Miss World pageant, was held on 14 December 2019 at the ExCeL London in London, United Kingdom.[2] Vanessa Ponce of Mexico crowned her successor Toni-Ann Singh of Jamaica at the end of the event.

Miss World 2019
Toni Ann-Singh Miss World 2019.jpg
Toni-Ann Singh, Miss World 2019
Date14 December 2019
Presenters
Entertainment[1]
VenueExCeL London, London, United Kingdom
Broadcaster
Entrants111
Placements40
Withdrawals
Returns
WinnerToni-Ann Singh
 Jamaica
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Background

The official announcement was made on 19 February 2019, in Bangkok, by Miss World President Julia Morley, CEO Tanawat Wansom of TW Pageants, and guest Ashwani Kumar Rai. They announced a mid-December date for the contest.[3] However, on 2 July 2019, Morley and Vanessa Ponce, the reigning Miss World, appeared on ITV's Good Morning Britain with Piers Morgan. Morley officially announced that the pageant will be held on Saturday, 14 December 2019, at ExCeL London and that Miss World 2020 will be held in Thailand in order to celebrate Miss World's 70th anniversary. The 2019 opening ceremony was held in London on 20 November. Contestants then competed in a series of fast track events around London.[4]

Result

Final result Contestant
Miss World 2019
1st Runner-Up
  •   France – Ophély Mézino
2nd Runner-Up
Top 5
Top 12
Top 40

Continental Queens of Beauty

Continent Contestant
Africa
Americas
  •   Brazil – Elís Miele Coelho
Asia
Caribbean
Europe
  •   France – Ophély Mézino
Oceania


Judges

The judges' panel for Miss World 2019 were:

Challenge Events

Head-to-Head Challenge

Round 1

  •   Advanced to Round 2 of the Head-to-Head Challenge.
  •   Advanced to Round 2 of the Head-to-Head Challenge, but advanced to the Top 40 via judges' choice or a challenge event other than Head-to-Head Challenge.
  •   Advanced to the Top 40 via a challenge event other than Head-to-Head Challenge.
  •   Advanced to the Top 40 via judges' choice.
Group Country 1 Country 2 Country 3 Country 4 Country 5 Country 6
1   Albania   England   Guyana   Honduras   Korea   Peru
2   Cook Islands   Guatemala   Ireland   Italy   Myanmar   Russia
3   British Virgin Islands   Iceland   Laos   Nicaragua   South Sudan   Venezuela
4   Armenia   Bolivia   Bulgaria   Kazakhstan   Mongolia   South Africa
5   Guadeloupe   Hong Kong   Moldova   Singapore   Spain   Sri Lanka
6   Brazil   Curaçao   Denmark   Ecuador   Malta   Northern Ireland
7   Equatorial Guinea   Hungary   Malaysia   Trinidad and Tobago   United States   Wales
8   Chile   Croatia   France   New Zealand   Paraguay   Scotland
9   Canada   Czech Republic   Indonesia   Portugal   Sierra Leone   Tunisia
10   Cayman Islands   Gibraltar   Mexico     Nepal   Poland   Tanzania
11   Colombia   Costa Rica   Japan   Luxembourg   Netherlands   Nigeria
12   Belgium   Jamaica   Panama   Slovenia   Turkey   U.S. Virgin Islands
13   Australia   El Salvador   Georgia   Guinea-Bissau   Puerto Rico   Slovakia
14   Bahamas   Bosnia and Herzegovina   Botswana   Haiti   India   Thailand
15   Antigua and Barbuda   Barbados   China   Greece   Samoa   Sweden
16   Argentina   Belarus   Finland   Kenya   Macau   Ukraine
17   Aruba   Dominican Republic   Ghana   Philippines   Rwanda N/A
18   Cambodia   Mauritius   Montenegro   Uganda   Vietnam
19   Angola   Bangladesh   Ethiopia   Kyrgyzstan   Senegal

Round 2

  •   Advanced to the Top 40 via the Head-to-Head challenge.
Group Country 1 Country 2
1   Brazil   Moldova
2     Nepal   Indonesia
3   China   Venezuela
4   Nigeria   Belarus
5   Mexico   Uganda
6   Philippines   Turkey
7   Mongolia   Guyana
8   Bangladesh   India
9   Ireland   Trinidad and Tobago
10   Paraguay   Georgia

Top Model

Miss Nigeria Nyekachi Douglas won Top Model Competition and become the fourth quarter-finalist of Miss World 2019.[5][6]

Final result Contestant
Winner
1st Runner-Up
2nd Runner-Up
3rd Runner-Up
  •   France – Ophély Mézino
4th Runner-Up
  •   Uganda – Oliver Nakakande
Top 10
Top 40

Sports

Miss British Virgin Islands Rikkiya Brathwaite won the Sports Competition and became the first quarter-finalist of Miss World 2019.[7]

Final result Contestant
Winner
1st Runner-Up
2nd Runner-Up
Team Challenge Winner
  • Green Team
Team (Top 32) Contestant
Red Team
Yellow Team
Green Team
Blue Team

Talent

Miss Jamaica, Toni-Ann Singh, was the winner of the Talent Competition and became the second quarter-finalist of Miss World 2019.

Final result Contestant
Winner
1st Runner-Up
2nd Runner-Up
Top 5
  •   Armenia – Liana Voskerchyan
  •   Malta – Nicole Vella
Top 27

Multimedia

Miss Nepal, Anushka Shrestha, was the winner of the Multimedia Competition and became the third quarter-finalist of Miss World 2019.

Final result Contestant
Winner
1st Runner-up
  •   Mexico – Ashley Alvídrez
2nd Runner-up

Beauty With A Purpose

For the first time, all 10 finalists were placed in the Top 40 of Miss World 2019 due to their impressive projects and initiatives. Miss Nepal, Anushka Shrestha, received the award and will receive funding from the Miss World Organization for the establishment of her project.

Final result Contestant
Winner
Top 10

Contestants

111 delegates have been confirmed.

Country/Territory Contestant Age Hometown
  Albania Atalanta Kercyku[8] 20 Tirana
  Angola Brezana Da Costa 24 Luanda
  Antigua and Barbuda Taqiyyah Francis 26 St. John's
  Argentina Judit Grnja 18 Villa Ángela
  Armenia Liana Voskerchyan 20 Yerevan
  Aruba Ghislaine Mejia 26 Oranjestad
  Australia Sarah Marschke 20 Sydney
  Bahamas Nyah Bandelier 19 Eleuthera
  Bangladesh Rafah Nanjeba Torsa 21 Chittagong
  Barbados Che Amor Greenidge 26 Bridgetown
  Belarus Anastasia Laurynchuk 19 Minsk
  Belgium Elena Castro Suarez 19 Antwerp
  Bolivia Iciar Díaz Camacho[9] 23 Santa Cruz
  Bosnia and Herzegovina Ivana Ladan 21 Jajce
  Botswana Oweditse Phirinyane Gofaone[10] 25 Gaborone
  Brazil Elís Miele Coelho 20 Serra
  British Virgin Islands Rikkiya Brathwaite[11] 22 Tortola
  Bulgaria Margo Cooper 26 Sofia
  Cambodia Vy Sreyvin 20 Phnom Penh
  Canada Naomi Colford 19 Sydney
  Cayman Islands Jaci Patrick 24 West Bay
  Chile Ignacia Albornoz Olmedo 18 Santiago
  China Li Peishan[12] 26 Beijing
  Colombia Sara Arteaga Franco 26 Medellín
  Cook Islands Tajiya Eikura Sahay 26 Avarua
  Costa Rica Jessica Jiménez 26 San José
  Croatia Katarina Mamić 23 Lika-Senj
  Curaçao Sharon Meyer 24 Willemstad
  Czech Republic Denisa Spergerová 19 České Budějovice
  Denmark Natasja Kunde[13] 18 Copenhagen
  Dominican Republic Alba Marie Blair 21 Jarabacoa
  Ecuador María Auxiliadora Idrovo 18 Guayaquil
  El Salvador Fatima Mangandi 27 Santa Tecla
  England Bhasha Mukherjee 23 Derby
  Equatorial Guinea Janet Ortiz Oyono 20 Malabo
  Ethiopia Feven Gebreslassie 22 Addis Ababa
  Finland Dana Mononen 19 Helsinki
  France Ophély Mézino 20 Morne-à-l'Eau
  Georgia Nini Gogichaishvili 25 Tbilisi
  Ghana Rebecca Kwabi 26 Accra
  Gibraltar Celine Bolaños 22 Gibraltar
  Greece Rafaela Plastira[14] 20 Trikala
  Guadeloupe Anaïs Lacalmontie[15] 22 Basse-Terre
  Guatemala Dulce María Ramos García[16] 22 Cuilapa
  Guinea-Bissau Leila Samati[17] 21 Bissau
  Guyana Joylyn Conway 20 Georgetown
  Haiti Alysha Morency 25 Port-au-Prince
  Honduras Ana Grisel Romero 21 Olanchito
  Hong Kong Lila Lam[18] 27 Hong Kong
  Hungary Krisztina Nagypál 23 Budapest
  Iceland Kolfinna Mist Austfjörð[19] 22 Reykjavík
  India Suman Rao 20 Udaipur
  Indonesia Princess Megonondo 19 Jambi
  Ireland Chelsea Farrell[20] 19 County Louth
  Italy Adele Sammartino 24 Pompei
  Jamaica Toni-Ann Singh 23 Saint Thomas
  Japan Marika Sera[21] 16 Kanagawa
  Kazakhstan Madina Batyk 20 Pavlodar
  Kenya Maria Wavinya 19 Nyandarua
  Korea Lim Ji-yeon[22] 20 Seoul
  Kyrgyzstan Ekaterina Zabolotnova[23] 24 Bishkek
  Laos Nelamith Xaypannha[24] 19 Vientiane
  Luxembourg Melanie Heynsbroek 19 Luxembourg City
  Macau Yu Yanan[25] 26 Macau
  Malaysia Alexis SueAnn Seow 24 Selangor
  Malta Nicole Vella 20 Valletta
  Mauritius Urvashi Gooriah 20 Port Louis
  Mexico Ashley Alvídrez 20 Ciudad Juárez
  Moldova Elizaveta Kuznitova 19 Tiraspol
  Mongolia Tsevelmaa Mandakh[26] 22 Ulaanbaatar
  Montenegro Mirjana Muratović 19 Podgorica
  Myanmar Khit Lin Latt Yoon[27] 22 Yangon
  Nepal Anushka Shrestha 23 Kathmandu
  Netherlands Brenda Felicia Muste 23 Arnhem
  New Zealand Lucy Brock 24 Auckland
  Nicaragua María Teresa Cortéz 19 Carazo
  Nigeria Nyekachi Douglas 21 Calabar
  Northern Ireland Lauren Eve Leckey 20 Stoneyford
  Panama Agustina Ruiz Arrechea 25 Chitré
  Paraguay Araceli Bobadilla 20 Asunción
  Peru Angella Escudero 23 Sullana
  Philippines Michelle Dee 24 Makati
  Poland Milena Sadowska 20 Oświęcim
  Portugal Inês Brusselmans 24 Oeiras
  Puerto Rico Daniella Rodríguez 21 Bayamón
  Russia Alina Sanko 20 Azov
  Rwanda Meghan Nimwiza 21 Kigali
  Samoa Alalamalae Lata[28] 23 Apia
  Scotland Keryn Matthew 24 Edinburgh
  Senegal Alberta Diatta[29] 20 Ziguinchor
  Sierra Leone Enid Jones-Boston[30] 24 Freetown
  Singapore Sheen Cher 22 Singapore
  Slovakia Frederika Kurtulíková 25 Bratislava
  Slovenia Špela Alič 22 Ljubljana
  South Africa Sasha-Lee Olivier 26 Alberton
  South Sudan Mariah Joseph Maget 22 Juba
  Spain María del Mar Aguilera 21 Córdoba
  Sri Lanka Dewmi Thathsarani 21 Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
  Sweden Daniella Lundqvist[31] 20 Kalmar
  Tanzania Sylvia Sebastian 19 Mwanza
  Thailand Narintorn Chadapattarawalrachoat 22 Pathum Thani
  Trinidad and Tobago Tya Janè Ramey 21 Port of Spain
  Tunisia Sabrine Mansour 24 Mahdia
  Turkey Simay Rasimoğlu 22 Istanbul
  Uganda Oliver Nakakande 25 Bombo
  Ukraine Marharyta Pasha 24 Kharkiv
  United States Emmy Cuvelier[32] 23 Pierre
  US Virgin Islands A’yana Keshelle Phillips[33] 24 Saint Thomas
  Venezuela Isabella Rodríguez[34] 26 Petare
  Vietnam Lương Thùy Linh 19 Cao Bằng
  Wales Gabriella Jukes 23 Port Talbot

Notes

Returns

Last competed in 2006:

Last competed in 2015:

Last competed in 2016:

Last competed in 2017:

Designation

Replacements

Withdrawals

References

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