Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A winner was announced for the first cycle of the ‘Mongolia’s Next Top Model’ reality show format which has been a popular agenda among Mongolians for the last two months.
March 12, Sunday saw the last episode of the show which aired its first episode last January, and has thus been co-produced by Edutainment TV and Buro 24/7 online fashion magazine with an aim to reinforce Mongolian fashion industry with new expression.
Out of 22 young ladies who made the cut to enter the show, 3 were in line for the winner’s crown which has been earned by contestant B.Tserendolgor who received 67 marks in the last photo shoot which was to model for the new collection of national ‘Gobi’ brand.
B.Tserendolgor's still from the 'Gobi' shoot
The other contestants Yu.Baljidmaa and T.Nomin-Erdene received 48 and 39 marks respectively. Although Yu.Baljidmaa received the highest marks from audience, 10 or 32972 votes, B.Tserendolgor’s audience score 7 or 26208 votes didn’t slightly slim her chance of winning as her photo-shoot earned 20 marks from each three judges T.Nansalmaa, M.Orgil and Nora Dagva.
B.Tserendolgor poses with her mom
Mongolia’s newest fashion sensation B.Tserendolgor is a dental student at ‘Ach’ University of Medical Sciences. Having claimed the title of Top Model, she is entitled to a one-year commercial contract with national mobile phone operator G-Mobile, cash prize MNT 20 million, a certificate of Paris tour and a two-year contract with ‘Looque’ fashion agency in Singapore.