May 25, 2009
Dune Kossatz crowned Miss Bollywood IPL South Africa
Miss Bollywood IPL South Africa winner, Dune Kossatz
Dune Kossatz of East London beat 14 other contestants to win the coveted title of Miss Bollywood IPL South Africa at a star-studded ceremony in Johannesburg on May 23, 2009.
This 34-year-old DLF IPL fan, who represented the Chennai Super Kings, stood out from a crowd of South African beauties, according to the panel of judges – Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty, Michelle McLean (former Miss Universe), Michel Adam (owner of Fashion TV), South African fashion promoter Dr Precious Moloi, Joanne Strauss (former Miss South Africa), Bandana Tiwari (editor of Vogue India) and former Springbok rugby captain Francois Pienaar.
Along with the title of Miss Bollywood IPL SA, Dune won R50 000 in cash and a business-class trip to India, among other fabulous prizes.
The first princess was Genna Cloud and second princess was Dunnay Nortje.
The audience at the award ceremony was treated to live performances by Grammy award winner Akon and musical legend Eddy Grant.