April Benayoum from Bouches-du-Rhône has been designated as France’s represenative to the 70th Miss World pageant to be held in December in Puerto Rico.

“I can’t wait, I’m so excited,” Benayoum posted on Instagram. She succeeded Miss World France 2019 Ophély Mézino, who placed first runner-up in Miss World 2019.

The 22-year-old model finished first runner-up at the Miss France 2021 pageant representing Provence.

France won the Miss World crown in 1953. It currently ranks 11th in Missosology Big5 Ranking. Missosology.Org