Miss World 2016
Miss Puerto Rico Stephanie Del Valle waves after winning the Miss World 2016 Competition in Oxen Hill, Maryland, U.S., December 18, 2016.Reuters

Miss World 2017 grand finale kicks off in a few hours. The grand finale will be held at Sanya City Arena, China, and about 120 contestants are participating this year. The annual event will see Miss World 2016 winner Puerto Rico's Stephanie Del Valle crown the new queen.

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The event will kick-start at 7.30 pm local time (5 pm IST) on November 18 and will go on for three hours. Of the 118 contestants taking part in the event, the top 40 will be chosen following public voting, fast-track events and judges vote that kick-started early this month.

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The short-listed contestants will be announced. As the evening proceeds, the judges will choose the top 25, followed by the top 8 and the event will boil down to the top 3 contestants to announce the Miss World 2017 winner, first runner-up and second runner-up.

During the three-hour event, the judges will also announce the winners of sub-categories like People's Choice Award, Beauty with a Purpose, Multimedia round and more based on their performances.

India, Philippines, Indonesia, South Africa Vietnam have found a place on the Beauty with a Purpose finalist. The winner will be announced during the show.

The Miss World 2017 will be broadcast around the globe and several viewing options are available for viewers to see if their favourite contestant wins.

Live streaming and broadcasting list:

The event will be telecasted as well on different channels across the world. The Miss World 2017 grand finale will air on E! Entertainment, DirecTV and EstrellaTV. In Philippines, the event will be telecasted live on GMA Network and in India, the event will be aired on Romedy Now.

According to the Miss World Facebook page, here's the complete broadcast live list: 

Andorra Paris Premier
Angola ZAP
Anguilla Direct TV
Antigua & Barbuda Direct TV
Argentina Direct TV
Aruba Direct TV
Bahamas Direct TV
Barbados Direct TV
Belarus Second National TV Channel
Bermuda Direct TV
Bolivia Red Uno de Bolivia & Direct TV
British Virgin Islands Direct TV
Cambodia Hang Meaas HDTV Free TV
Cayman Islands Direct TV
Chile Direct TV
China PR Sanya TV & Travel Channel
Colombia Direct TV
Cook Islands Elijah Communications
Curacao Direct TV
Dominica Direct TV
Domincan Republic Direct TV
Ecuador RTS & Direct TV
Egypt LBC
El Salvador Channel 2
England London Live
Fiji FBS
France Paris Premier
Georgia Tv Pirveli
Ghana GhOne TV
Gibraltar GBC
Grenada Direct TV
Guadeloupe Direct TV
Haiti Direct TV
Honduras Compania Televisora Hondurena
India Romedy Now
Indonesia RCTI
Iran LBC
Iraq LBC
Jamaica Direct TV
Kenya Royal Media Services
Martinique Direct TV
Mauritius MBC
Mexico MVS - Natinal TV
Monaco Paris Premier
Mongolia MNC TV
Montserrat Direct TV
Mozambique ZAP
Myanmar Channel 7
Netherlands Direc TV
Nicaragua Canal 2
Norway MTG TV
Oman LBC
Panama MedcomPanama
Paraguay Direct TV
Peru Willax TV & Direct TV
Philippines GMA 7
Puerto Rico Direct TV
St Eustatius Direct TV
St Kitts & Nevis Direct TV
St Lucia Direct TV
St Martin Direct TV
St Vincent & the Grenadines Direct TV
Saba Direct TV
Samoa TV3
Saudi Arabia LBC
Seychelles SBC
Singapore Mediacorp
Syria LBC
Thailand Channel 3
Trinidad & Tobago Direct TV
Turks & Caicos Direct TV
Uruguay Direct TV
US Virgin Islands Direct TV
Venezuela Venevision & Direct TV
Yemen LBC

The coronation ceremony will be streamed live online as well. You can log in to the official Miss World website and watch it live here. The event will be available for streaming on Miss World's YouTube page as well. The beauty pageant's Facebook and Twitter handles will also be actively sharing information live from the evening.