Miss Universe 2013

Miss Universe 2013
Date November 9, 2013
Location Crocus City Hall, Moscow, Russia 
Broadcaster NBC, Telemundo
Entrants 87
Debuts Azerbaijan
Withdraws Albania, Cayman Islands,Cyprus, Ireland, Kosovo,Montenegro, Namibia, St. Lucia

Miss Universe 2013

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Miss Universe is an international beauty pageant formed in 1952. The most coveted contest is held every year and run under the flagship of Miss Universe Organization. It has evolved into a powerful, international organization that advances and supports opportunities for these young women. It is considered as one of the three largest beauty pageants in the worldwide pageant scene. “The woman with the stars”, the logo of Miss Universe was born in 1998 to symbolize the beauty and responsibility of women across the universe. 

Miss Universe
Date December 19
Presenters Andy Cohen,  Giuliana Rancic,
Entertainment Train
Venue PH Live, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Las Vegas,Nevada, United States
Broadcaster NBC & Telemundo
Entrants 89
Placements 16
Debuts Gabon, Lithuania
Withdraws Egypt, Kazakhstan, Portugal,Slovenia, Turks & Caicos, US Virgin Islands
Returns Bulgaria, Ethiopia, Namibia,Norway

Results

Final Results Contestant
Miss Universe 2013
  • Venezuela - Gabriela Isler
1st Runner-Up
  • Spain - Patricia Rodriguez
2nd Runner-Up
  • Ecuador - Constanza Báez
3rd Runner-Up
  • Philippines - Ariella Arida 
4th Runner-Up
  • Brazil - Jakelyne Oliveira
Top 10
  • Dominican Republic - Yaritza Reyes
  • Great Britain - Amy Willerton
  • India - Manasi Moghe
  • Ukraine - Olga Storozhenko
  • USA - Erin Brady
Top 16
  • China - Jin Ye
  • Costa Rica - Fabiana Granados
  • Indonesia - Whulandary Herman
  • Nicaragua - Nastassja Bolivar
  • Puerto Rico - Monic Pérez
  • Switzerland - Dominique Rinderknecht

Special awards

Award Contestant
Best National Costume
  • Nicaragua - Nastassja Bolívar
Miss Congeniality
  • China - Jin Ye
Miss Photogenic
  • Poland - Paulina Krupińska

Best in National Costume

Final Results Contestant
Winner
  • Nicaragua - Nastassja Bolívar
1st Runner-Up
  • Trinidad & Tobago - Catherine Miller
2nd Runner-up
  • Russia - Elmira Abdrazakova
3rd Runner-Up
  • Indonesia  - Whulandary Herman
4th Runner-Up
  • Japan - Yukimi Matsuo

Contestants

Country/Territory Contestant Name Age Height Hometown
Angola Vaumara Rebelo 22 5'8 Luanda
Argentina Brenda Gonzálezv 20 5'7 Rosario
Aruba Stefanie Evangelista 24 5'7 San Nicolaas
Australia Olivia Wells 19 5'10 Melbourne
Austria Doris Hofmann 23 5'8 Steyr
Azerbaijan Aysel Manafova 23 5'6 Baku
Bahamas Lexi Wilson 22 5'8 Nassau
Belgium Noémie Happart 20 5'8 Liege
Bolivia Alexia Viruez 19 5'8 Santa Cruz
Botswana Tsaone Macheng 24 5'5 Gaborone
Brazil Jakelyne Oliveira 20 5'10 Rondonópolis
British Virgin Islands Sharie De Castro 22 5'4 Tortola
Bulgaria Veneta Krasteva 21 5'7 Sofia
Canada Riza Santos 27 5'8 Calgary
Chile María Jesús Matthei 21 5'11 Santiago
China Jin Ye 25 5'10 Beijing
Colombia Lucia Aldana 21 5'6 Cali
Costa Rica Fabiana Granados 23 5'7 Guanacaste
Croatia Melita Fabečićv 18 5'8 Zagreb
Curaçao Eline de Pool 19 5'9 Willemstad
Czech Republic Gabriela Kratochvilová 23 5'8 Chotěboř
Denmark Cecilia Iftikhar 26 5'6 Copenhagen
Dominican Republic Yaritza Reyesv 19 5'9 Santo Domingo
Ecuador Constanza Báez 22 5'9 Quito
El Salvador Alba Delgado 22 5'7 San Salvador
Estonia Kristina Karjalainen 24 5'11 Tallinn
Ethiopia Mhadere Tigabe 19 5'11 Addis Ababa
Finland Lotta Hintsa 25 5'7 Helsinki
France Hinarani de Longeaux 23 5'10 Tahiti
Gabon Jennifer Ondo 21 5'9 Libreville
Germany Anne-Julia Hagen 23 5'8 Berlin
Ghana Hanniel Jamin 19 5'8 Accra
Great Britain Amy Willerton 21 5'9 London
Greece Anastasia Sidiropoulou 21 5'9 Athens
Guam Alixes Scott 18 5'8 Tumon
Guatemala Paulette Samayoa 23 5'7 Guatemala City
Guyana Katherina Roshana 24 5'8 Georgetown
Haiti Mondiana Pierre 21 5'10 Port-au-Prince
Honduras Diana Mendoza 26 5'9 Tela
Hungary Rebeka Kárpáti 19 5'6 Budapest
India Manasi Moghe 22 5'8 Mumbai
Indonesia Whulandary Herman 26 5'9 Jakarta
Israel Yityish Aynaw 22 5'11 Netanya
Italy Luna Voce 25 5'9 Crotone
Jamaica Kerrie Baylis 25 5'11 Kingston
Japan Yukimi Matsuo 26 5'8 Kyoto
Kazakhstan Aygerim Kozhakanova 19 5'9 Almaty
Korea Kim Yu-mi 23 5'9 Seoul
Lebanon Karen Ghrawi 22 5'7 Beirut
Lithuania Simona Burbaitė 21 5'8 Vilnius
Malaysia Carey Ng 25 5'10 Kuala Lumpur
Mauritius Diya Beeltah 25 5'8 Quatre Bornes
Mexico Cynthia Duque 21 5'9 Monterrey
Myanmar Moe Set Wine 25 5'10 Yangon
Namibia Paulina Malulu 24 5'8 Windhoek
Netherlands Stephanie Tency 23 5'8 Amsterdam
New Zealand Holly Cassidy 22 5'7 Auckland
Nicaragua Nastassja Bolívar 25 5'10 Diriamba
Nigeria Stephanie Okwu 19 6'1 Imo State
Norway Mari Ekeløf 24 5'9 Hamar
Panama Carolina Brid 23 5'11 Veraguas
Paraguay Guadalupe González 21 5'8 Asunción
Peru Cindy Mejía 26 5'9 Lima
Philippines Ariella Arida 24 5'7 Alaminos
Poland Paulina Krupińska 26 5'10 Warsaw
Puerto Rico Monic Pérez 23 5'10 Arecibo
Romania Roxana Andrei 26 5'10 Târgoviște
Russia Elmira Abdrazakova 19 5'9 Mezhdurechensk
Serbia Ana Vrcelj 20 5'10 Belgrade
Singapore Shi Lim 25 5'10 Bukit Batok
Slovak Republic Jeanette Borhyová 21 5'8 Ivanka pri Dunaji
Slovenia Nina Đurđević 22 5'11 Maribor
South Africa Marilyn Ramos 22 5'9 Klerksdorp
Spain Patricia Rodríguez 23 5'8 Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Sri Lanka Amanda Rathnayake 23 5'6 Colombo
Sweden Alexandra Friberg 19 5'11 Stockholm
Switzerland Dominique Rinderknecht 24 5'9 Zurich
Tanzania Betty Omara 20 5'8 Dar es Salaam
Thailand Chalita Yaemwannang 25 5'9 Bangkok
Trinidad & Tobago Catherine Miller 21 5'11 Port-of-Spain
Turkey Berrin Keklikler 19 5'10 Istanbul
Turks & Caicos Snwazna Adams 27 5'8 Providenciales
Ukraine Olga Storozhenko 21 5'10 Vinnytsia
USA Erin Brady 26 5'8 Connecticut
Venezuela Gabriela Isler 25 5'10 Valencia
Vietnam Trương Thị May 25 5'8 Ho Chi Minh City

Miss Universe Pageant:

Miss Universe is a premier and most acclaimed international beauty contest in the world. It is an annual contest held under the aegis of Donald Trump, the proprietor of Miss Universe Organization. The organization was founded by Pacific Mills in 1952 with the first event being held in Long Beach, California. It is usually held during the month of September at a pre-decided venue.

Miss Universe When and Where:

The Miss Universe 2012 is the 61st edition of international contest to be held in the month of September, 2012. The venue of the contest is expected to be either the Panama City, Central America or the Bacolod City, Philippines. This year’s show is expected to witness the contest between 89 contestants from various countries of the world.

Miss Universe Coronation Ball:

Keeping in line with the tradition of Miss Universe foundation, Leila Lopes, Miss Universe 2011 will be crowning her successor towards the end of this year’s contest. The contest is being televised live with NBC and Telemundo being the official broadcasters of the entire event. The official sponsors of the Miss Universe, 2012 are: Diamond Nexus, New York Film Academy, Farouk Systems, Sherri Hill, Australian Gold, Kooey and Chinese Laundry.

Miss Universe Rewards and Prizes:

This year’s winner will receive the official Miss Universe crown from her predecessor. She will also receive an exclusive jewellery gift hamper from the famous designers Diamond Nexus Labs.

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