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Miss Mexico Jimena Navarrete was crowned Miss Universe 2010 during the finals of the beauty pageant held in Las Vegas a short while ago. The 22-year-old beat 88 other women from around the world at the 59th annual international beauty pageant, held at the Mandalay Bay casino-resort in Las Vegas.

The first runner-up was Miss Jamaica, second runner-up Miss Australia and third runner-up Ukraine.

As Miss Universe, Navarrete will receive an undisclosed salary, use of a luxury apartment in New York with living expenses paid, a diamond-encrusted crown and jewelry fit for a queen, a year's worth of designer clothing, hair care products, makeup and shoes, plus a one-year scholarship to the New York Film Academy plus housing after her reign ends.


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  Comments - 20

  • malkanthi Tuesday, 24 August 2010 07:09 AM

    You cannot just send a representative unless she fits into the criteria specified.

    ara soysa Tuesday, 24 August 2010 10:20 PM

    This is something more than beauty!

    citizen1 Tuesday, 24 August 2010 05:16 PM

    So are the men. Especially the men. We are an ugly nation.

    Labby Tuesday, 24 August 2010 03:27 PM

    Yes Saman, Shira went to the contest in Athens way back in the 1960's after she was crowned Miss Ceylon. Dont you forget that.

    MagodisThuma Tuesday, 24 August 2010 12:36 PM

    Most of the Sri Lankan Girls are very Ugly !.

    saman Tuesday, 24 August 2010 11:28 AM

    did shira go to the contest ?

    NISSANKA Tuesday, 24 August 2010 10:38 AM

    When we were in SL, we thought our girls are the most beautiful, but when you go overseas, one can see how beautiful the girls from other countries are.

    Same goes to men too.

    IMTHIYAS Tuesday, 24 August 2010 09:50 AM

    where is sri lanka beauty queen

    Leslie Tuesday, 24 August 2010 09:36 AM

    Better luck next time for Miss Sri Lanka.

    Nishantha Rajapakse Tuesday, 24 August 2010 07:50 AM

    buying denim jeans

    jay Tuesday, 24 August 2010 03:12 AM

    Wow. She is Gorgeous ! Bonitho!

    dinuka Tuesday, 24 August 2010 06:31 AM

    this has already become the political game

    Oyage sudu kella Tuesday, 24 August 2010 06:30 AM

    True except for me.

    dinuka Tuesday, 24 August 2010 06:29 AM

    that s true ,lot of political is behind when selecting Ms universe ,

    Manike Tuesday, 24 August 2010 06:18 AM

    She is very lucky. Congratulations!

    MJ Tuesday, 24 August 2010 06:13 AM

    That generalisation is false - what about jacqueline and others before and after her? This time it was just a pure choice by our stupid judges - they should be shot.

    MaPer Tuesday, 24 August 2010 04:39 AM

    our girls are too short - and most of them have either a bulging belly or the other extreme, they look malnourished.

    Yeti Tuesday, 24 August 2010 04:37 AM

    She smuggled herself across the boarder into the US???

    Amal Tuesday, 24 August 2010 04:33 AM

    Our beauty queen was not properly trained by our event organisers. She was beautiful. But it was aparent that she is inexperienced. I have seen in India how they bring their normal good looking girls to the level of beauty queens and how much of training they go through. In vain.

    Bakamoona Tuesday, 24 August 2010 03:49 AM

    What happened to our beauty queen?


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