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Chinese girl crowned as 2012 Miss World

(CRI Online)

14:20, August 20, 2012

Miss China Yu Wenxia,from Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, wins Miss World Pageant 2012. (CRI Online)

Miss China Yu Wenxia,from Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, crowned Miss World Pageant 2012.

Yu is a music school graduate as well as the second Miss China to win the Miss World pageant, after Chinese model Zhang Zilin was crowned in 2007.

A total of 116 contestants, the highest number ever, took to the contest stage. This year's final on Saturday was watched by an estimated one billion people around the globe.

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