(SAO PAULO, Brazil) -- Miss Angola Leila Lopes was crowned Miss Universe 2011 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday night, taking the crown from last year's winner Ximena Navarrete of Mexico.
Lopez, 25, bested 88 beauties to win the title. Olesia Stefanko, 23, of Ukraine was named runner-up, while hometown favorite Priscila Machado of Brazil came in third. Miss China and Miss Philippines rounded out the top five.
Seven celebrity judges were on hand to score each hopeful, including actress Vivica A. Fox, and newscaster Connie Chung. Today's Natalie Morales and Bravo personality Andy Cohen hosted the evening's festivities on NBC.
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