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Puerto Rican Stephanie del Valle has been crowned Miss World of 2016 at the 66th edition of the pageant on Sunday in the United States.

The 19-year-old musician and model who is fluent in English, Spanish and French has won against runners-up from the Dominican Republic and Indonesia, as well as more than 100 beauties from around the globe.


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The first and second runner-up was Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramirez of the Dominican Republic and Natasha Mannuela from Indonesia respectively.

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Crowned by Miss World 2015 Mireia Lalaguna of Spain, Del Valle becomes the second titleholder from the Puerto Rico after Wilnelia Merced won the title in 1975.

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The prestigious pageant was held at the MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland, United States.

(Photo sources: Miss World’s Facebook)