Miss World 2014 : Info

Miss World 2014, the 64th edition of Miss World, was held on 14th December 2014 at the ExCeL London in London, United Kingdom. Rolene Strauss of South Africa was crowned the new queen by her predecessor Megan Young of the Philippines. 121 contestants competed for the crown. This was the second time that South Africa won the title outright and the third time the country held the title. Edina Kulcsár from Hungary, Elizabeth Safrit from USA were adjudged first and second runners-up respectively.

Top 5 also included Courtney Thorpe from Australia and Carina Tyrrell from England. Top 11 also included Koyal Rana from India, Julia Gama from Brazil, Rafieya Husain from Guyana, Idah Nguma from Kenya, Daniela Álvarez from Kenya and Nonthawan Thongleng from Thailand (People’s Choice).

Top 25 also included Andrea Forfori from Bolivia, Du Yang from China, Dhío Moreno from Dominican Republic, Krista Haapalainen from Finland, Nadia Ntanu from Ghana, Maria Sastrayu from Indonesia, Dewi Liana Seriestha from Malaysia, Tatjana Maul from Netherlands, Valerie Weigmann from Philippines, Anastasia Kostenko from Russia, Ellie McKeating from Scotland, Awien Kuanyin-Agoth from South Sudan, Olivia Asplund from Sweden, Sarah Jane Waddell from Trinidad and Tobago and Nguyen Th? Loan from Vietnam.

Continental Queens of Beauty

Africa - Idah Nguma from Kenya

Americas – Elizabeth Safrit from United States

Asia – Koyal Rana from India

Caribbean – Rafieya Husain from Guyana

Europe – Edina Kulcsár from Hungary

Oceania – Courtney Thorpe from Australia

The delegates who competed at Miss World 2014 were –

Xhensila Pere representing Albania

Yoana Don representing Argentina

Joitza Henriquez representing Aruba

Courtney Thorpe representing Australia

Julia Furdea representing Austria

Rosetta Cartwright representing Bahamas

Zoé Trotman representing Barbados

Viktoria Mihanovich representing Belarus

Anissa Blondin representing Belgium

Raquel Badillo representing Belize

Lillian Lightbourn representing Bermuda

Andrea Forfori representing Bolivia

Isidora Borovcanin representing Bosnia and Herzegovina

Julia Gama representing Brazil

Rosanna Chichester representing British Virgin Islands

Larissa Ngangoum representing Cameroon

Annora Bourgeault representing Canada

Sakadi Djivira representing Chad

Du Yang representing China

Leandra García representing Colombia

Natasha Sibaja representing Costa Rica

Yéo Jennifer representing Côte d'Ivoire

Antonija Gogic representing Croatia

Gayle Sulvaran representing Curaçao

Ioánna Filíppou representing Cyprus

Tereza Skoumalová representing Czech Republic

Pernille Sørensen representing Denmark

Dhío Moreno representing Dominican Republic

Virginia Limongi representing Ecuador

Amina Ashraf representing Egypt

Larissa Vega representing El Salvador

Carina Tyrrell representing England

Agnes Cheba representing Equatorial Guinea

Yirgalem Hadish representing Ethiopia

Charlene Tafuna'i representing Fiji

Krista Haapalainen representing Finland

Flora Coquerel representing France

Jessie Lekery representing Gabon

Ana Zubashvili representing Georgia

Egzonita Ala representing Germany

Nadia Ntanu representing Ghana

Shyanne Azzopardi representing Gibraltar

Eleni Kokkinou representing Greece

Wendy Metony representing Guadeloupe

Chanel Cruz Jarrett representing Guam

Keyla Bermúdez representing Guatemala

Halimatou Diallo representing Guinea

Rafieya Husain representing Guyana

Carolyn Desert representing Haiti

Erin Wong representing Hong Kong

Edina Kulcsár representing Hungary

Tanja Ýr Ástþórsdóttir representing Iceland

Koyal Rana representing India

Maria Rahajeng representing Indonesia

Jessica Hayes representing Ireland

Mor Maman representing Israel

Silvia Cataldi representing Italy

Laurie-Ann Chin representing Jamaica

Hikaru Kawai representing Japan

Idah Nguma representing Kenya

Hwa-young Song representing South Korea

Vita Rexhepi representing Kosovo

Aikol Alikzhanova representing Kyrgyzstan

Liliana Garkalne representing Latvia

Saly Greige representing Lebanon

Nthole Matela representing Lesotho

Agne Kavaliauskaite representing Lithuania

Frédérique Wolff representing Luxembourg

Dewi Liana Seriestha representing Malaysia

Joanna Galea representing Malta

Anaïs Delwaulle representing Martinique

Sheetal Khadun representing Mauritius

Daniela Álvarez representing Mexico

Alexandra Caruntu representing Moldova

Battsetseg Turbat representing Mongolia

Nataša Novakovic representing Montenegro

Wyne Lay representing Myanmar

Brumhilda Ochs representing Namibia

Subin Limbu representing Nepal

Tatjana Maul representing Netherlands

Arielle Garciano representing New Zealand

Yumara López † representing Nicaragua

Iheoma Nnadi representing Nigeria

Rebekah Shirley representing Northern Ireland

Monica Pedersen representing Norway

Nicole Pinto representing Panama

Myriam Arévalos representing Paraguay

Sofía Rivera representing Peru

Valerie Weigmann representing Philippines

Ada Sztajerowska representing Poland

Zita Oliveira representing Portugal

Génesis Dávila representing Puerto Rico

Bianca Fanu representing Romania

Anastasia Kostenko representing Russia

Djeissica Barbosa representing São Tomé and Príncipe

Ellie McKeating representing Scotland

Milica Vukliš representing Serbia

Camilla Estico representing Seychelles

Dalreena Poonam Gill representing Singapore

Laura Longauerová representing Slovakia

Julija Bizjak representing Slovenia

Rolene Strauss representing South Africa

Awien Kuanyin-Agoth representing South Sudan

Lourdes Rodríguez representing Spain

Chulakshi Ranathunga representing Sri Lanka

Olivia Asplund representing Sweden

Dijana Cvijetic representing Switzerland

Happiness Watimanya representing Tanzania

Nonthawan Thongleng representing Thailand

Sarah Jane Waddell representing Trinidad and Tobago

Wahiba Arres representing Tunisia

Amine Gülse representing Turkey

Leah Kalanguka representing Uganda

Andriana Khasanshin representing Ukraine

Elizabeth Safrit representing United States of America

Romina Fernández representing Uruguay

Aniska Tonge representing US Virgin Islands

Debora Menicucci representing Venezuela

Nguyen Tho Loan representing Vietnam

Alice Ford representing Wales

Tendai Humda representing Zimbabwe