A 19-year-old Peurto Rican Stephanie Del Valle Crowned Miss World 2016 (Photos)

Stephanie Del Valle Of Peurto Rico Crowned Miss World 2016

The stunning peurto Rican model and musician was crowned as this year’s winner in a glitzy star-studded ceremony in Washington DC last night.

The 19-year-old beauty, who is the second Miss World to hail from Puerto Rico, beat 116 contestants from all over the world to win the title.

And she appeared genuinely astonished as it dawned on her that she had won the 66th installment of the coveted beauty pageant.

Stephanie del Valle Díaz was clearly shocked as she realised she had won the 2016 Miss World pageant

She had previously won the country’s national beauty pageant Miss Mundo de Puerto Rico 2016.

The 5? 8? stunner said in her entry video to the pageant it was an “honour and a great responsibility” to represent her country in the contest.

The student, 19, is the second Miss World to hail from Puerto Rico

First runner up in the competition at MGM National Harbour, Oxon Hill, Maryland, was Yaritza Miguelina Reyes Ramirez, of the Dominican Republic.

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Second runner-up was Natasha Mannuela, from Indonesia.

Stephanie was crowned ahead of runners-up from the Dominican Republic and Indonesia

England’s representative in the contest was Miss England Elizabeth Grant, a student from Preston, who was talent spotted while shopping in the Lancashire town.

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Scotland was represented by Lucy Kerr, 19, while Wales’s contestant was Ffion Georgina Moyle, 23, and Ireland’s was Niamh Kennedy, 21.

Stephanie hugs a fellow contestant after the announcement is made

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