Miss World 2008 Crowning, Miss Russia wins

Live to over 2 billion people in 130 countries, the finals of Miss World 2008 Pageant. The 21 year old Miss Russia, Ksenia Sukhinova take home the coveted crown. She was also a fast track winner for the Beach Beauty Competition. Ksenia was crowned by the last year's Miss World 2007, Zi Lin Zhang of China.

Miss Russia is a native of Tyumen and currently a student and a model. She stands 1.78m tall. As the new Miss World 2008, she will spend her year making appearances for various charity and social causes and attending high-end events and shows.

Close to the title is Miss India, Parvathy Omanakuttan as the 1st run-up. While Miss Trinidad & Tobago, Gabrielle Walcott placed as the 2nd run-up. She is also the winner of Fast Track Beauty with a Purpose Award.

Part of the top 5 finalists were Miss Angola, Brigith dos Santos and Miss South Africa, Tansey Coetzee.

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