Karolina Bielawska from Poland has been crowned Miss World 2021 at the 70th edition of the pageant at San Juan, Puerto Rico.
She beat USA, Indonesia, Mexico, Northern Ireland and Cote d’Ivoire to clinch the coveted title.
Miss World 2019 Toni-Ann Singh of Jamaica crowned her successor at the finale.
Shree Saini of USA and Olivia Yacé of Cote D’Ivoire emerged as the first and second runners-up, respectively.
Karolina is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Management and wishes to pursue her PhD.
Working as a model, she hopes to become a motivational speaker.
“When I heard my name I was shocked, I still can’t believe it. I am honoured to wear the Miss World crown and can’t wait to get to work. I will remember this amazing chapter in Puerto Rico for the rest of my life,” she was quoted by the pageant organisers.