Indian model and actor, Rohit Khandelwal has emerged the Mr World 2016 after outshining 46 finalists who came from different countries to contest for the most exotic male pageant.
The grand finale for the world’s most desirable man battle took place in Southport, in the UK on Tuesday night. Fernando Álvarez, 21, from Puerto Rico came first runner up, while Aldo Esparza Ramírez, 26, from Mexico scored second runner up.
According to the Mr World website, the winner “is selected by the panel of judges who weigh up the performances of each candidate before hearing from them on stage as to why they want to win Mr World, and what it would mean to them.”
Mr World speaking on his feelings as the new world’s most desirable man, he said; “I feel so privileged and humbled to be Mr World 2016…. It has been an amazing journey to this point, and I cannot wait to see what happens next.”
The biennial male pageant tested contestants in five different challenges: fashion and style, extreme challenge, multi-media, sports and talent. After 12 days of interviews and rigorous physical challenges, Mr India, Rohit Khandelwal doubles his crown to become Mr World.