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Winner of Miss World 2019, Toni-Ann Singh of Jamaica, reacts after winning the award, at the 69th annual Miss World competition at the Excel Centre in London. 120 national representatives from around the world compete for the famous blue crown. Reigning Miss World, Vanessa Ponce de Leon from Mexico will crown her successor. (Image: AP)

Crowning Moments! Toni-Ann Singh Crowned Miss World 2019

Jamaica’s Toni-Ann Singh was crowned as Miss World 2019 on Saturday and said she wanted to use her title to work for sustainable change for women and their children. Ophely Mezino of France was declared the first runner-up. India's Suman Rao was adjudged the second runner-up. Asked about the value of beauty contests in today’s world of MeToo# and the drive for equality and respect for women, the 23-year-old graduate of Florida State University said beauty for her was the least important aspect of her achievement.