Sunday Photo: The First Chinese Miss World

Zhang Zilin, a 23-years-old Chinese girl, won The 57th Miss World Pageant. This is the first time for Chinese to win the top international beauty contest. Since 2002 China had sent models to all kinds of international beauty contests, and the best achievement had been third prize. Miss World Zhang made Dec 1st a celebration day for Sanya, the host city of the contest. Photos via Xinhua.

See also: Miss China on top of the world

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