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Květen 2009

Miss Universe Great Britain 2009

8. května 2009 v 15:10 | Martina A. |  National pageants
Clair Cooper, a 26 year-old beauty from London, was crowned Miss Universe GB at a ceremony that took place last week in Birmingham. Interestingly, Clair is a pageant veteran. She was previously Miss Earth England 2007 and one of the finalists to Miss World England in 2006. Now, she is going to represent the kingdom at Miss Universe 2009 pageant at the Bahamas.

Runner-ups were 25 year-old Lydia Yhnell from Newport and 19 year-old Alize Mounter from Rhondda, Cynon, Taff.

Source: Global Beauties and Michael Knittel

Miss Turkey 2009

8. května 2009 v 14:51 | Martina A. |  National pageants
On April 29th, the 2009´s Miss Turkey pageant concluded with the crowning of beautiful Ebru Sam. Ebru (center), who has some German roots, won herself the right represent Turkey at Miss World 2009 in South Africa in December.

Second place and the title of Miss Turkey Universe was awarded to another favourite, Senem Kuyucuoglu (second from left) from Istanbul. She will compete at Miss Universe 2009 this summer.

Another beauty originally from Germany, Ebru Hacibedel (right), placed 3rd and will go to Miss Europe 2009, if held.

And finally, Begum Yilmaz (first from left) came overally 4th and shall compete at Miss International 2009 in Macau in November.

Source: Global Beauties and NickC

Miss French Polynesia 2009

8. května 2009 v 14:36 | Martina A. |  National pageants
On May 5th, beautiful Nanihi Bambridge (center) was crowned Miss Polynésie Française 2009. She now is supposed to represent the islands at this year´s Miss World pageant in South Africa.

1st Runner Up was Ina Pater (left), while 2nd Runner Up Aruhoia Biret (right).

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