The 18-year-old became Venezuela’s sixth Miss Universe winner. It’s also the first time ever for representatives from the same country to win consecutive Miss Universe title. Fellow Venezuelan Dayana Mendoza was the winner in 2008.
Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
Asians didn’t perform well in the 2008 contest with only one contestant making it into last 15. Riyo Mori from Japan was the 2007 winner, with another three Asians making it into the last 15… it’s a sharp contrast this year.