Antonia Figueroa Crowned Miss World Chile 2016
Antonia Figueroa from Coquimbo was crowned Miss World Chile 2016 on August 26, 2016. Antonia Figueroa succeeds Fernanda Sobarzo Aguilera from Santiago and will now represent Chile at Miss World 2016, hoping to be crowned by Mireia Lalaguna Royo of Spain.
Chile has sent 39 representatives, has had three Miss World Semi-Finalists and One Quarter-Finalist. In 1998, Daniella Campos won the title of Queen of the Americas.
Chile last placed at Miss World in 2011 wherein Gabriela Pulgar Luco represented the country. Gabriela Pulgar also won the title of Miss Talent at Miss World 2011. Chile is yet to win its first Miss World crown since its participation at Miss World since 1963.