|Winner: Miss Phillipines|
She beat 127 contestants vying for the crown - all of whom took to the stage wearing a range of shimmering and sequined evening gowns. However, Four candidates had dropped out earlier, mainly due to illnesses, according to organisers.
She sure didn't see herself winning as she was so shocked when she was declared winner.
|Miss Phillipines stunned when declared winner|
'I promise to be the best Miss World ever,' said the teary-eyed 23-year-old today after being crowned Miss World 2013.Miss France Marine Lorphelin, 20, was crowned runner-up in the competition, while Miss Ghana Carranzar Naa Okailey Shooter, 22, came in third.
|Miss France (second left) was crowned runner up while Miss Ghana (right)came 3rd|
|The reigning beauties|