Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, who were representing South Africa beautifully, won the Miss Universe crown on sunday. She recently earned a business management degree and was crowned during the event at The AXIS theatre at Planet Hollywood casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip. Miss Colombia Laura Gonzalez, was the runner-up, while the second runner-up was Miss Jamaica Davina Bennett.
92 women around the world were participated in the decades-old competition. This year’s edition had the most contestants ever, including the first ever representatives of Cambodia, Laos and Nepal.
The 22-year-old Nel-Peters has earned a yearlong salary, a luxury apartment in New York City for the duration of her reign and more prizes.