UK Today News: Miss World 2010 Hot Top Favorites – In Pictures
The 60th edition of the Miss World pageant is all set to take place on October 20, 2010 in Sanya, China. The beauty competition will see 115 beautiful women from across the world competing for the coveted crown. With 4 contestants already making it through to the Top 25, everyone can already see a few top favorites emerging in the pageant.
The 2010 Miss World pageant will see seven former Miss World winners over the decades, gracing the event as judges.
With bookies and fans alike, choosing their top favorites, who are the contestants to watch out for? Several reports across the web state that Miss Brazil Kamilla Salgado is a top competitor this year, and the others to watch out for include Miss India, Miss Norway, Miss Puerto Rico, Miss Belgium, Miss Slovakia among others.
Here is a list of the top hot favorites at the 2010 Miss World pageant:
1. Miss Puerto Rico World 2010 Yara Liz Lasanta
After becoming the first contestant to be fast-tracked to the Top 25 at the Miss World (she won the Miss World Beach Beauty title), and also being a Miss Teen International winner, Yara is definitely a tough competitor this year.
3. Miss Norway World 2010 Mariann Birkedal
The gorgeous 23 year old is definitely a top favorite this year. She is also the winner of the Miss World Top Model 2010 event and a contestant who can quite possibly make it to the top 5.
4. Miss Colombia World 2010 Laura Marcela Palacio Restrepo
The 5ft 8inch beauty is an ambassador of the United Nations and has a degree of fashion. This beauty with brains, and not forgetting a heart, is indeed one of the top favorites at the Miss World 2010 pageant.
5. Miss Slovakia World 2010 Marina Georgievova
The 18 year-old not only has good looks but was also a winner at a fitness competition in Austria. She is indeed a much talked about contestant at this year’s Miss World pageant.
6. Miss Peru World 2010 Alexandra Liao
The gorgeous 19 year-old beauty is a tough competitor this year, and is even known to have been awarded the ‘Miss Personal Training’ and the ‘Best Hair’ awards during the Miss Peru pageant this year.
7. Miss Botswana World 2010 Emma Wareus
The 20-year old beauty has not only stunning looks, but she has made Africa very proud of her after doing pretty well at most of the fast-track events at this years pageant.
9. Miss India World 2010 Manasvi Mamgai
This Indian beauty has been considered as the top choice of the Miss World 2010 crown right from the start, since she also happens to be the winner of the Miss Tourism International 2008 title as well as the Elite Model Look, India in 2006.
12. Miss Belgium World 2010 Cilou Annys
Cilou was a Top 15 contestant at this year’s Miss Universe pageant, and the exposure at that pageant has made her a top contender at this years Miss World 2010 pageant.
So who is your favorite for the Miss World 2010 crown?