Miss Cayman advances

Cristin Alexander has qualified as a semi-finalist in the beachwear section of Miss World in Sanya, China.

Miss Cayman is one of 40 semi-finalists to qualify in the beachwear part of the contest. The 40 were chosen from 115 contestants.

The top 40 semi-finalists in the Miss World Beachwear, announced 14 October were: Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Botswana, Bolivia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, China PR, Czech Republic, France, French Polynesia, Ghana, Guadeloupe, Hong Kong China, Hungary, India, Israel, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Martinique, Moldova, Mongolia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Russia, St Lucia, Scotland, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, Ukraine, United States and Zimbabwe.