21-year old Sancler Frantz, Miss Ilha dos Lobos, was crowned Miss Brazil World 2013 during the 8th anniversary of the event held at the Portobello Resort & Safari in Mangaratiba (Rio de Janeiro) on April 6th.

Sanclez, a student of journalism and model, comes from Arroio do Tigre (Rio Grande do Sul), stands 175 cm in height and will represent Brazil in the 63th Miss World competition to take place in Indonesia next September.

The 1st runner-up was Raquel Benetti (Espirito Santo) and the 2nd runner-up was Thainara Latenik (Santa Catarina). The beauties from Alagoas, Rio de Janeiro and Rio Grande do Sul completed the Top 6.

The 8th anniversary of Miss Brazil World was honoured with the presence of reigning Miss World Wenxia Yu, Miss World President Julia Morley, Mister World Francisco Escobar, and Miss World director Steve Douglas.