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Miss World 2012 Yu Wenxia crowns Miss Russia 2013

18-year old Elmira Abdrazakova, from Mezhdurechensk, was crowned “Miss Russia 2013” during the annual event held on March 2nd.  Elmira, who was crowned by reigning Miss World Yu Wenxia, stands 1.63 m tall and will represent Russia in both the Miss World and Miss Universe competitions in 2013.  She is a student of economics and as her prize, she gets 100,000 USD.

The 1st runner-up was Anastasia Yazykova, and the 2nd runner-up was Irina Tumanova.

Reigning Miss World Wenxia Yu and reigning Miss Universe Olivia Culpo attended the event as special guests and also helped with the coronation.

The new Miss Russia and her runner-ups

The new Miss Russia and her runner-ups

Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, Miss Russia 2012, Miss Russia 2013 and Miss World Wenxia Yu

Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, Miss Russia 2012, Miss Russia 2013 and Miss World Wenxia Yu

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