Iresha Asanki de Silva is Miss Sri Lanka World 2013. Her height is 178 cm.
In 2011 however, Asanki decided to participate in a competition called ‘Models of a New Generation.’ She won several titles at that competition, including ‘Body Beautiful’ and ‘Miss Continental Queen’. The unexpected success Asanki earned from her first modeling experience in 2011 spurred her on to compete in other competitions, many of which she won. In 2012, Asanki was named the Best Female Model in a competition for Supermodel International. She was also chosen as one of the best ten models in 43 countries for the Supermodel International event overall that same year. Earlier on, she also shone in a provincial beauty queen contest, emerging runner up.
Ella Langsford is Miss New Zealand World 2013. Her height is 178 cm.
20 year old Ella was born in Auckland. An Art & Design graduate of AUT university, she is currently studying International Business & Marketing. Her hobbies include travel & aerobics, her favourite food is Japanese cuisine and she enjoys listening to hip hop music. Describing herself as having a "bubbly, motivated and friendly personality", Ella has aspirations of travelling Europe and the USA after graduating to gain work and life experience.
Chang Shao Chuan / 張韶娟 (English name is Cinzia) is Miss Republic of China (Taiwan) 2013. She will represent Taiwan / Chinese Taipei in Miss World 2013. Cinzia has previously competed in Miss Intercontinental 2012 and in Miss Freedom of the World 2013.
Cinzia was born and raised in Nantou county. A languages student, she is in her final year at the National Chengchi University. Cinzia has aspirations of working as an interpreter in the future, and is fluent in several languages, including English, Turkish, and Mandarin.
Melinder Bhullar is Miss Malaysia World 2013. Her height is 168 cm, measurements: bust - 86, waist - 63.5, hips - 89.
Melinder grew up in Kuala Lumpur before moving to Australia to study Psychology at the University of Western Australia. An “independent, outgoing and passionate young lady” Melinder has brief experience working on television, a line of work she hopes to make a successful career in. In her spare time she visits the theatre, she enjoys Traditional Malay and Classical Indian music and cinema, and her favourite food is Nasi Lemak, a Malay delicacy.
In her own words:
"I’m from the beautiful and vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Modeling has always been my passion and I’d love to inspire and be a positive role model to women.
I’m an independent, outgoing and passionate young lady, who believes that the world is my oyster and I’m on a journey to achieve the goals I set in life.
I believe that Beauty with a Purpose is all about using both inner and outer beauty to influence others for a good cause and also sharing the love I have with people around me regardless of status and background."
Megan Lynne Young (born February 27, 1990, Alexandria, Virginia, USA) is a Filipino American Actress, TV-host and Miss World 2013 winner. Her height is 173 cm.
Vania Larissa (born November 18, 1995 in Pontianak, West Kalimantan) is an Indonesian singer and Miss Indonesia 2013. She will represent Indonesia in the Miss World 2013 pageant. Her height is 169 cm.
Vania is also a winner of the Indonesian talent show Indonesia's Got Talent in 2010.
Kristy Marie Agapiou is Miss Cyprus World 2013. Her height is 175 cm.
Kristy is a young British/Cypriot model. Born and raised by her English mother and Cypriot father in Limassol, Cyprus. She began modelling at the age of 11 when she attended modelling lessons. Just 8 months after attending lessons,without even graduating from the modelling school got her first editorial with a local magazine. Before the age of 12 she started modelling at a professional level on the island. From then on her journey into the industry took off,working with the best magazines, production companies, TV channels, designers and stylists on the island. Nevertheless, when conducting her studies in the UK she signed with Tyne Tees Models in Newcastle and now represented by Sapphiires Model Management in London. At the age of 20 she has a lot of experience with a lot more to come.
Wei Wei Yu / 余薇薇 is Miss China 2013. She will represent her country in the Miss World 2013 pageant. Her height is 177 cm, measurements: bust - 86, waist - 64, hips - 90.
Wei Wei was born and raised in Xi’an, the capital of Shaan Xi Province, an area she describes as steeped in rich cultural heritage. Wei Wei majored in Music at university and is an accomplished Piano player as well as an operatic singer. Her hobbies include painting and calligraphy, and she plays Taekwondo. Wei Wei has ambitions of becoming a fashion designer in the future, with hopes of starting her own brand. Her favourite cuisine is nearby Sichuan Province’s famous hotpot.
Manasi Moghe is the winner of Miss Indian Diva 2013 pageant. She will represent her country in Miss Universe 2013 pageant. Her height is 173 cm.
Manasi was born on September 23, 1992 in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Mutya Johanna Fontiveros Datul (Philippines) is Miss Supranational 2013 pageant winner. She won the title of Miss Supranational 2013 on September 6, 2013 at Sport's Palace of Minsk, Belarus outshining 82 other hopefuls. She also won a special award Miss Personality in the said pageant.
Her height is 173 cm, measurements: bust - 81, waist - 58, hips - 86.