YOU voted: Hottest Miss Universe 2011 contestants!
Check out who readers tipped as the sexiest candidates with bright prospects of taking over the title!
Over the last few days, we brought you all 89 contestants vying for the Miss Universe 2011 crown and you voted for your favourites (take a look at all the lovely ladies in this series: Part I, Part II, Part III and Part IV).
Here are the results! We bring you the top 12 -- please note that they are not in order of popularity, but arranged alphabetically.
Natalie Rodriquez, 25 of Buenos Aires struck readers as one of the sexiest in her black sequinned two-piece.
Image: Miss Argentina
Photographs: Darren Decker/Miss Universe LP, LLLP
Blonde beauty Scherri-lee Biggs, 21, has curves that could charm anyone!
Image: Miss Australia
Statuesque Priscila Machado of Brazil (25) made the right impression in her aqua swimwear.
Image: Miss Brazil
Vanessa Ceruti, also 25, showed us exactly just how spicy Chile can be!
Image: Miss Chile
Miss Dominican Republic
Twenty one-year-old Dalia Fernandez did the Dominican Republic proud.
Image: Miss Dominican Republic
Maybe it's a case of favourites, but who can be blamed for cheering on their own country? Our Hyderabad beauty Vasuki Sunkavalli, 27, also landed a lot of votes.
Image: Miss India
Israeli Kim Edry, 19, also managed to make quite a mark.
Image: Miss Israel
Elisa Torrini, 22, made quite a splash in her cut-away one-piece.
Image: Miss Italy
Miss Puerto Rico
Pretty girl from Puerto Rico Viviana Ortiz, 24, won us over with her brunette sensuality.
Image: Miss Puerto Rico
Twenty-year-old Russian ravisher Natalia Gantimurova won everyone over with her sweet smile and sultry figure.
Image: Miss Russia
Curly-haired Melisa Asli Pamuk of Turkey (20) scored well with her fresh-faced appeal.
Image: Miss Turkey