|Miss Russia 2013 Elmira Abdrazakova : Controversy is My Middle Name|
The winner gets an amazing prize package including 100 000 US Dollars, a brand- new car, the right to represent the country in both the Miss World and Miss Universe pageants and most importantly, instant fame and a life- changing experience
It is made of white hallmark 750 gold and features 2,358 diamonds with a total weight of 62 karats and 14 unique pearls, including a massive 19-mm pearl.
It is reputed to be worth a whooping One Million US Dollars
FIRST MISS RUSSIA OF ETHNIC MINORITY ORIGINS
She has this pretty and innocent school girl vibes that won over a panel of judges that included the reigning Miss Universe Olivia Culpo and Miss World Wenxia Yu.
She is the official representative of Russia at the world's two most prestigious beauty contests, Miss Universe and Miss World.
Elmira Abdrazakova, the winner of the Miss Russia pageant, has become a target of racist abuse as many social media users are accusing her of "not being Russian enough."
|Take note of the 100,000 US Dollar Check|
|Checking out her brand- new luxury car|
| INT'L BEAUTY QUEEN-JUDGES:Reigning Miss World Wenxia Yu & Miss Universe Olivia Culpo|
A Meeting of the Global Super Powers
Elmira just might have the last laugh.
Right now, her transformation has began in earnest.
A crash course in personality development, a few cosmetic enhancements here and there and a more fabulous and trendier wardrobe that fashionistas would kill for.
The 18-year-old beauty queen surprisingly is made of sterner stuff and is very determined to prove to everyone that she deserved her title.
A more polished Elmira will be presented to the Russian media a few weeks from now and as sure as the sun rises from the east, Elmira would be more than ready not only to win the approval and acceptance of her countrymen but also to conquer the world and the universe
|Miss Universe & Miss World for 2012 attended the Miss Russia 2013 Pageant|
|PAST & PRESENT MS RUSSIA TITLEHOLDERS|
Elizabeth Golovanova made Top Ten in Miss Universe 2012
Now that Moscow, Russia has been confirmed by no less than Donald Trump, the owner of the Miss Universe Organization, as the venue for the Miss Universe pageant, her being the host country's candidate has given her additional pressure to perform at an extraordinary level and to make a splash in the pageant.
No less than a Top Five placement is expected from her
CHEERS OR JEERS?
Everyone and that includes me await with bated breath how her countrymen would react when she introduces herself during the Parade of Nations in the Miss Universe Pageant
Will there be mixed reactions reminiscent of Miss Brazil Priscilla Machado's entrance and introduction during the 2011 Miss Universe Pageant held in Sao Paolo, Brazil where she was greeted by her countrymen with a mix of applause and boos?