back to top

Angry Russians Claim The Miss Moscow Contest Was Fixed Because The Teenage Girl Is "Too Ugly"

One said: "The newly crowned Miss Moscow makes me want to leave planet Earth altogether."

Posted on

Angry Russians are claiming that the Miss Moscow contest was fixed because they do not believe the teenage girl who won the competition was attractive enough.

Beautiful women are almost extinct in Russia. Proof: Miss Moscow 2014

Alive Now@AliveNow23

Beautiful women are almost extinct in Russia. Proof: Miss Moscow 2014

10:47 PM - 04 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The outraged Russians took to Twitter to say that the teenage ballerina Irina Alexeyeva, 18, should never have beaten the other contestants. She was awarded the crown last week.

OMG!! This is Miss Moscow 2014!! Conchita much prettier!! #OMG #ConchitaWurst #missmoscow #Russia

Sevilya Levandovska@SevilyaLewandow

OMG!! This is Miss Moscow 2014!! Conchita much prettier!! #OMG #ConchitaWurst #missmoscow #Russia

10:22 AM - 10 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Advertisement

They began to circulate photos mocking the decision, photoshopping her face and comparing her to Ukraine’s Miss Kiev. They even compared her to Russian striker Aleksandr Kokorin.

Мисс Москва 2014 #ПроплаченоНетЧтоВы

4IF's Secret Stash@LessThanArtist

Мисс Москва 2014 #ПроплаченоНетЧтоВы

3:01 PM - 06 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

@GMA Miss Ukraine is left, Miss Moscow right.Now you see the difference instead asking historians and psychologists..

Natalia Sebata@NataliaSebata

@GMA Miss Ukraine is left, Miss Moscow right.Now you see the difference instead asking historians and psychologists..

2:49 PM - 11 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

One person said: "The newly crowned Miss Moscow makes me want to leave planet Earth altogether."

Miss Moscow 2014. Damn! are you kidding? #wth

Aysel@Lacrima16

Miss Moscow 2014. Damn! are you kidding? #wth

6:44 AM - 06 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

A spokesperson for the competition said that looks were not the only criteria for selection, and that "she was chosen for her ballet dancing ability and her choice of clothes".