Contestants vie for Miss Universe crown in Miami on Sunday

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Miss Colombia Paulina Vega reacts after hearing she has become Miss Universe at the Miss Universe pageant in Miami, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
The 22-year-old Miss Colombia, Paulina Vega, triumphed over Miss USA Nia Sanchez in the 2015 Miss Universe Pageant. (Video: AP)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Colombia Paulina Vega participtaes in the 63rd Annual Miss Universe Preliminary Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Larry Marano/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 25: Miss Colombia Paulina Vega onstage during The 63rd Annual Miss Universe Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images)
DORAL, FL - JANUARY 14: Miss Columbia Paulina Vega walks the runway during the Miss Universe Yamamay Swimsuit Runway Show at Trump National Doral on January 14, 2015 in Doral, Florida. (Photo by Larry Marano/FilmMagic)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 25: Miss Colombia Paulina Vega onstage during The 63rd Annual Miss Universe Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images)
Miss Colombia Paulina Vega smiles as the the crown is placed on her head as she becomes Miss Universe during the Miss Universe pageant in Miami, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Reigning Miss Universe Gabriela Isler, right, crowns the new Miss Universe, Paulina Vega of Colombia, left, during the Miss Universe pageant in Miami, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Colombia Paulina Vega is crowned Miss Universe 2014 during the 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Miss Colombia Paulina Vega (L) is crowned Miss Universe 2014 by Miss Universe 2013 Gabriela Isler (R) during the 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Miss Colombia Paulina Vega is crowned Miss Universe 2014 during the 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Miss Colombia Paulina Vega is crowned Miss Universe 2014 during the 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Colombia Paulina Vega participtaes in the 63rd Annual Miss Universe Preliminary Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Larry Marano/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Colombia Paulina Vega participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
(L-R): Miss France Camille Cerf; Miss India Noyonita Lodh; miss italy Valentina Bonariva; and Miss Colombia Paulina Vega pose on stage during the 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Miss Colombia Paulina Vega poses on stage during the 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
DORAL, FL - JANUARY 14: Paulina Vega,Gabriela Frankova and Ivana Misura participates in Miss Universe - Yamamay Swimsuit Runway Show at Trump National Doral on January 14, 2015 in Doral, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images)
DORAL, FL - JANUARY 14: Miss Columbia Paulina Vega participates in Miss Universe - Yamamay Swimsuit Runway Show at Trump National Doral on January 14, 2015 in Doral, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images)
DORAL, FL - JANUARY 14: Paulina Vega,Gabriela Frankova and Ivana Misura participates in Miss Universe - Yamamay Swimsuit Runway Show at Trump National Doral on January 14, 2015 in Doral, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images)
Atlantico department's contestant Paulina Vega walks the runway in the evening gown competition of the Miss Colombia beauty pageant in Cartagena, Colombia, on November 11, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Eitan Abramovich (Photo credit should read EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images)
Atlantico department's contestant Paulina Vega reacts as she is being crowned Miss Colombia 2013 in the evening gown competition of the Miss Colombia beauty pageant in Cartagena, Colombia, on November 11, 2013. AFP PHOTO / Eitan Abramovich (Photo credit should read EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 25: Miss Colombia Paulina Vega is crowned Miss Universe 2015 onstage during The 63rd Annual Miss Universe Pageant at Florida International University on January 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images)
Miss Universe contestants stand in place during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants clap as they rehearse, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Grace Levy, center, of Great Britain, smiles as she chats with other contestants during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Anissa Blondin, center, of Belgium, checks out a piece of clothing during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Desire Cordero Ferrer, left, of Spain, chats with Jevon King of Trinidad and Tobago, during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants stand in place during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants Gabriela Ordonez, left, of Honduras, and Yomatsy Hazlewood of Panama chat during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants Noyonita Lodh, left, of India, Mary Jean Lastimosa, second from left, of the Philippines, Keiko Tsuji, second from right, of Japan, and Paulina Vega of Colombia pose for photos during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, At Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Keiko Tsuji of Japan stands in place during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, Miss Universe contestant Camille Cerf, of France, walks along the pool during the Yamamay swimsuit runway show in Doral, Fla. Contestants from 88 countries will vie for the title of Miss Universe on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
Miss Universe contestants pose or photos with hairstylist and founder of the haircare brand CHI, Farouk Shami, third from left, during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. Contestants from left: Digene Zimmerman of Aruba, Roxanne Didier-Nicholas of St. Lucia, Laurien Angelista of Curacao, Camille Cerf of France, Pimbongkod Chankaew of Thailand, and Jevon King of Trinidad and Tobago. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2015, file photo, Miss Japan, Keiko Tsuji, poses for the judges during the national costume show in Miami. Contestants from 88 countries will vie for the title of Miss Universe on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Miami. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter, File)
FILE - In this Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, Miss Universe contestant Paulina Vega, of Colombia, walks along the pool during the Yamamay swimsuit runway show in Doral, Fla. Contestants from 88 countries will vie for the title of Miss Universe on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
Miss Canada, Chanel Beckenlehner, poses for the judges wearing a hockey-themed costume during the national costume show at the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Honduras, Gabriela Ordonez, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Israel,Doron Matalon, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Canadian photographer Anita Komorowski with Allumski, has her hair done by hair artist Efrain Leiva at a popup salon featuring Miss Universe hair care products by CHI, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe haircare products by CHI are shown, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Paulina Vega of Colombia poses for photos with haircare products during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Paulina Vega, right, of Colombia, looks on as Noyonita Lodh, left, of India, poses for photos with haircare products during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, At Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Noyonita Lodh of India, poses for photos with haircare products during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, At Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants Noyonita Lodh, left, of India, Mary Jean Lastimosa, second from left, of the Philippines, Keiko Tsuji, second from right, of Japan, and Paulina Vega of Colombia pose for photos with haircare products during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, At Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants Noyonita Lodh, left, of India, Mary Jean Lastimosa, second from left, of the Philippines, Keiko Tsuji, second from right, of Japan, and Paulina Vega of Colombia pose for photos with haircare products during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, At Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Camille Cerf of France, speaks with members of the media during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, At Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Television reporter Ginger Conejero, left, of ABS-CBN videotapes herself with her phone as hair artist Efrain Leiva curls her hair at a popup salon featuring Miss Universe hair care products by CHI, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Camille Cerf of France, gestures as she speaks with members of the media during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, At Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants Digene Zimmerman, left, of Aruba, Roxanne Didier-Nicholas, center, of St. Lucia, and Laurien Angelista of Curacao, pose with haircare products during a break in rehearsals, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Florida International University in Miami. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss India, Noyonita Lodh, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss China, Yanliang Hu, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Jamaica, Kaci Fennell poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Japan, Keiko Tsuji, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Lebanon, Saly Greige, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Kenya, Gaylyne Ayugi, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Tanzania, Nale Boniface poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Venezuela, Migbelis Castellanos, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Uruguay, Johana Riva, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss USA, Nia Sanchez, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss St. Lucia, Roxanne Didler-Nicholas, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Sweden, Camilla Hansson, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Poland, Marcela Chmielowska, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Portugal, Patricia da Silva, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Russia, Yulia Alipova, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Puerto Rico, Gabriela Berrios, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Sir Lanka, Marianne Page, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Serbia,Andjelka Tomasevic, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Universe contestants Patricija Belousova of Lithuania, center, Abena Appiah of Ghana, left, and Claudia Tavel of Bolivia, right, participate in a Zumba Class for the contestants, Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015 in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants Valentina Bonariva, of Italy, left, Doron Matalon, of Israel, Marcela Chmielowska, of Poland, Gaylyne Ayugi, of Kenya, and Kaci Fennell, of Jamaica, splash water at a photographer during the Yamamay swimsuit runway show, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25 in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Miss Argentina, ? Valentina Ferrer, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Universe contestants Valentina Bonariva, of Italy, left, Kaci Fennell, of Jamaica, and Doron Matalon, of Israel, dance in the water during the Yamamay swimsuit runway show, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25 in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Miss Universe contestants Patricija Belousova of Lithuania, center, Abena Appiah of Ghana, left, and Claudia Tavel of Bolivia, right, participate in a Zumba Class for the contestants, Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015 in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Queen Osme Celestine, of Nigeria, center, dances before contestants participate in a Zumba class, Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants, from left, Desire Cordero, of Spain, Gabriela Berrios, of Puerto Rico, Jimena Vecco, of Peru, and Sally Jara Davalos, of Paraguay, pose for photos during a news conference for contestants from Latin America and Spain, Monday, Jan. 12, 2015 in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held on Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Josselyn Garciglia, of Mexico, answers a question during a news conference for contestants from Latin America and Spain, Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held on Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestants from Latin America and Spain pose for a group photo during a news conference, Monday, Jan. 12, 2015 in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held on Jan. 25, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Miss Universe contestant Nia Sanchez, of the USA, walks along the pool during the Yamamay swimsuit runway show, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, in Doral, Fla. The Miss Universe pageant will be held Jan. 25 in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
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MIAMI (AP) - A new Miss Universe will be crowned Sunday night in Miami, with participants from 88 countries taking part.

The contestants were narrowed to 15 during Wednesday's preliminary competition, but the results won't be announced until the live show, which airs at 8 p.m. EST on NBC.

"Today Show" personality Natalie Morales is hosting the show. And before Miss Universe, Gabriela Isler of Venezuela, crowns the next winner, viewers will hear a performance from singer Nick Jonas.

The women have been participating in events around Miami from a golf outing to a Zumba class in the past two weeks.

"All of the contestants are really beautiful souls and we've gotten to get to know each other during the 20 days and we've become great friends," said Miss Egypt Lara Debbane. "We're excited and we're going to support each other."

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Miss Venezuela Migbelis Lynette Castellanos has tremendous support and pressure locally and back home. The Miami suburb of Doral, which is hosting the women during their stay, is also known as "Doralzuela" for its many Venezuelan residents. Three of the last six Miss Universe titles have gone to Venezuela, where beauty pageants are big business.

"I'm feeling good and I'm feeling this moment is mine," Castellanos said.

Miss USA Nia Sanchez says she's looking forward to the often-dreaded interview portion. She's been running practice questions all week with her roommate Miss Australia Tegan Martin.

"Interview is the best place to connect with the judges. Miss Universe is not a runway model. I can look good onstage all I want but if I can't talk to somebody I'm not going to be a good Miss Universe," Sanchez said.

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega says "Every girl has different reasons why they are participating, but my reason, it's because it will be a dream come true to represent the woman of today. A woman that not only care about being beautiful and being glamorous, but also cares about being a professional, intelligent, hard-working person."

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Contestants vie for Miss Universe crown in Miami on Sunday
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss USA Nia Sanchez participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Myanmar Sharr Htut Eaindra participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Netherlands Yasmin Verheijen participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Venezuela Migbelis Castellanos participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Mauritius Pallavi Gungaram participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
Miss South Africa, Ziphozakhe Zokufa, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Singapore, Rathi Menon, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Sweden Camilla Hansson participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Curacao Laurien Angelista participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Ukraine Diana Harkusha participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Trinidad & Tobago Jevon King participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Russia Yulia Alipova participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss St. Lucia Roxanne Didier-Nicholas participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Colombia Paulina Vega participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Ecuador Alejandra Argudo participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Indonesia Elvira Devinamira participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
Miss Ireland, Lisa Madden, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Japan Keiko Tsuji participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Lithuania Patricija Belousova participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Guatemala Ana Luisa Montufar participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Finland Bea Toivonen participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Thailand Pimbongkod Chankaew participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss British Virgin Islands Jaynene Jno Lewis participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Peru Jimena Espinosa participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Brazil Melissa Gurgel participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)

Miss Canada, Chanel Beckenlehner, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015.

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MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Bolivia Claudia Tavel participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss France Camille Cerf participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Dominican Republic Kimberly Castillo participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss El Salvador Patricia Murillo participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Bulgaria Kristina Georgieva participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Guyana Niketa Barker participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Great Britain Grace Levy participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Czech Republic Gabriela Frankova participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Germany Josefin Donat participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss China Yanliang Hu participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
Miss Slovenia, Urska Bracko, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Dominican Republic Kimberly Castillo participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Paraguay Sally Jara participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Norway Elise Dalby participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
Miss Kenya, Gaylyne Ayugi, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Korea Yoo Yebin participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
Miss Tanzania, Nale Boniface poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Switzerland, Zoe Metthez, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss St. Lucia, Roxanne Didler-Nicholas, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Philippines, Mary Jean Lastimosa, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Angola, Zuleica Wilson, poses during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Albania, Zhaneta Byberi. poses during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Portugal, Patricia da Silva, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Russia, Yulia Alipova, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Serbia,Andjelka Tomasevic, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Puerto Rico, Gabriela Berrios, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Spain, Desire Cordero Ferrer, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Mexico, Josselyn A. Garciglia, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Sir Lanka, Marianne Page, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Haiti Christie Desir participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Guam Brittany Mesa-Bell participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Honduras Gabriela Ordonez participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: Miss Israel Doron Matalon participates in 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE Preliminary Show and National Costume Show at Florida International University on January 21, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Johnny Louis/Getty Images)
Miss Lebanon, Saly Greige, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Poland, Marcela Chmielowska, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Puerto Rico, Gabriela Berrios, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Honduras, Gabriela Ordonez, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Portugal, Patricia da Silva, poses for the judges, during the national costume show during the 63rd annual Miss Universe Competition in Miami, Fla., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
Miss Slovak Republic Jeanette Borhyová presents her outfit, during the national costume show at the 2013 Miss Universe pageant in Moscow, Russia, on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. Beauties will compete for the title of Miss Universe in Moscow on Nov. 9. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
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