Miss World 2012 candidates20 march 2012, 01:56
Candidates for Miss World 2012 have been selected. Initially women from 120 countries were expected at the contest, but Norway withdrew. This year will be the first time representatives of Uzbekistan, Rwanda, South Sudan and Equatorial Guinea participate.
Kazakhstan will be represented by Ainur Toleuova, 17, from Taldykorgan. According to the organizer of Miss Kazakhstan Natalya Rivlina, Toleuova might take part in Miss Universe as well. The date of this contest has not yet been announcned.
62nd Miss World contest will be held on August 18, 2012 in Ordos, Inner Mongolia (China). At the end of the contest the acting Miss World Ivian Sarcos from Venezuela will crown the new Miss World.
Here are some of the candidates for Miss World 2012:
Miss Federation of Saint Christopher and Nevis
Miss South Africa
Miss South Sudan
Source: Miss World