Monday, October 02, 2006
Czech Teenager Crowned Miss World 2006
Tatana Kucharova, an 18-year-old student from the Czech Republic, won the Miss
World 2006 beauty contest. Kucharova defeated 103 other women in voting among a
panel of judges and from television viewers around the world during a two-hour
finals ceremony in the Polish capital...

First runner-up in the 56th edition of the annual beauty pageant was Joana
Valentina Boitor, a 17-year-old from Romania. Australia`s Sabrina Houssami (20) was
In pic: Tatana Kucharova (center) with first runner-up Ioana Valentina Boitor
(right) and Sabrina Houssami (left)...

Wearing a long white dress, a teary Kucharova blew kisses to the 2,500-strong
audience in Warsaw`s Congress Hall after she received her diamond crown from Miss
World 2005, Unnur Birna Vilhjalmsdottir of Iceland...

Kucharova, a tall high-school student with long blond hair, was born in Trnava and
grew up in the town of Opocno. She told the judges that she wanted to attend
university and then become a model. She likes tennis and horse riding and her
personal motto is `Always be an optimist.`
In pic: New Miss World Tatana Kucharova sits on her throne, surrounded by all
finalists of the Miss World 2006..

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