Kate Upton Named 2013 Model of the Year


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Kate Upton has been named the 2013 Model of the Year, reports E! Online.

She was reportedly up against fellow models Cara Delevingne, Karlie Kloss, Coco Rocha and Jourdan Dunn for the title.

The blonde 21-year-old will formerly accept the award at the 10th Annual Style Awards in New York City Wednesday night. The event kicks off New York’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion week and will be hosted by Nicole Richie.

Upton will be honored at the award show along with celebrity stylist Zac Posen, designer Rachel Zoe and New York Giants wide receiver and designer Victor Cruz.